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The Triscuit-Studwall Deck System
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Over the long term, the most cost -effective decks may be those made of stock platforms covered with a thin show skin of Masonite® or medium density fiberboard (MDF). Each time a stock platform is re-used, its effective cost decreases; and though the show skins themselves are less likely to be useful as stock, whole sheets and larger scraps can often be used in two productions at least, as long as both faces of the material are equally "good."