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Econo Rib Metal Roofing Panels

The EconoRib Panel is very affordable as a siding or interior liner option for your barn or garage.

  • 29 gauge G60 Galvanized Steel. (Bright White)
  • 29 gauge AZ55 Galvalume® Steel. (Unpainted/Acrylic Coated.)
  • Panels are cut to the inch.
  • Exposed Fastener System.
  • 36″ wide nominal coverage.
  • Can be installed over an asphalt shingle roof**
  • Order production time: 1-3 business days*

We stock (in coil form) Acrylic Coated Galvalume®/Unpainted and Bright White for the EconoRib Panel.  The EconoRib Panel has a deep channel anti siphon rib to prevent capillary action, along with five 3/4″ major ribs and eight minor ribs to decrease oil canning.

Econo-Rib is available in bright white with a 10 year paint warranty, or Unpainted Galvalume which has a 25 year steel warranty.

EconoRib 3 ft Coverage Panel

Looking for pricing or to place an order? The EconoRib panel system can be purchased in store, over the phone, or via our online store. Click here to shop now.

Downloadable Installation Guide (PDF)

Downloadable Standard Trim Pieces (PDF)


Use this table to determine appropriate fastener distance based on the distance between trusses.

                                Live Load (PSF) | Wind Load (PSF)

Span (Inches) 18″ 24″ 30″ 36″ 48″ 54″ 18″ 24″ 30″ 36″ 48″ 54″
29 Gauge 199 112 71 49 28 22 211 118 76 52 49 23


1. Theoretical allowable loads are based on section properties and allowables calculated in accordance with 2001 AISI Specifications.
2. Theoretical allowable loads are based on three or more uniform spans.
3. For roof panels, deduct self weight for actual ‘live load’ capacity of the panel.
4. These loads are for panel strength. Frames, purlins, decks and fasteners must be designed to resist all loads imposed on t


**Production time starts after the order confirmation has been signed. Lead time applies for HardyRib or EconoRib panels picked up from our Burton, MI location. Depending on the time the confirmation is signed, type of trims ordered and current color availability, additional lead times may apply.

**Contact your local building department to determine if a tear-off is required.

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