Side to side plank spacing is defined at a minimum of 1/8”. Your choice of fasteners may result in a slightly wider space between the planks. For example, CONCEALoc and Hidden Fasteners provide a space of 1/8” - 3/16” between the planks. FUSIONLoc Hidden Fasteners will provide 3/16” spacing between the planks.
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We use Ipe as an example to show its annual movement. Like a stopped watch that is only right twice a day, those deck boards are going to expand and contract as the seasons change, and no matter what you do, the gap between the boards will only be consistent for a certain window of time.
deck planks will experience expansion and contraction with changes in temperature. Expansion and contraction are most significant where extreme temperature changes occur. Fastening the deck planks according to the gapping requirements noted in the following table accommodates for this movement.
McNICHOLS carries a wide selection of Decking & Flooring products with safe, slip-resistant surface properties for walkways, platforms, and other pedestrian travel applications. We carry four main Decking & Flooring product families—Extruded Interlocking Flooring, Overlapping Decking, Interlocking Plank Flooring and Plate Flooring.