Conventional nailing and framing practices should be used when attaching RafterDeTTails. Galvanized nails are highly recommended. For nail sizes review the table below.


Nail Size

4x6, 4x8, 4x10, 4x12

3.5" x 5.5"
16 gauge x 2 1/2"  finish nails are also an option

6x6, 6x8, 6x10, 6x12

10d (0.131") x 3" - galvanized


Call your RafterDeTTails representative if you have questions.