February 2012 Note: This paper contains 2 Appendixes, A and B. Appendix A is included in this download. Appendix B includes 5 example problems and is available as a separate download. Please see below to download Appendix B.
February 2012 This appendix contains 5 example problems and is part of our newest white paper, Perforated Metal Deck Design with Commentary.
November 2011 Note: This paper includes an appendix which contains the Design Example: Calculation to Determine the Warping Factor and G'.
PLEASE NOTE: A Supplement to DSDCD dated January 2013 including Appendices 1 and 2 is now available:
Deeper Steel Deck and Cellular Diaphragms (Supplement to 2005 paper) - January 2013
PLEASE NOTE: This white paper - No. SDCP, has been superseded by our newest white paper:
Fundamentals of Corrosion and Their Application to Steel Deck - No. FCASD.