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The Different Uses Of Sheet Metal In Various Industries

Author : Iqbal Arshad   Top Author

Submitted : 2013-12-05 00:00:00    Word Count : 425    Popularity:   Not Rated

Tags:   Sheet Metal Parts, Sheet Metal Components

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Sheet metal can define as simple metals which are processed into flat and thin pieces using different modern machines. This is an integral part of the metal working industry and can be bent, cut and molded into different shapes, sizes and designs as per the requirements of the clients. There are different objects nowadays which are manufactured using sheet metals and the thickness of these products varies accordingly, depending on their usages. The ones which are thin are known as leaf or foil and the ones which are more than 6 mm thick are known as plates. These are available in various coiled strips or in flat pieces. These are formed by running large sheets of continuous metal through a machine namely roll slitter.

One can measure the thickness of a metal sheet by a non linear and traditional method which is known as gauge. As the number of gauge increases, the metal turns thinner. The sheets which are commonly used ranges from 30 to 8 gauges. The different kinds of gauges lie in between iron based metals and those are non ferrous metals like copper or aluminum. There are different types of raw materials available which can be made into metal sheets like brass, steel, nickel, aluminum, copper, tin and titanium. For decorative purposes, the metal sheets used are made out of platinum, silver and gold. Sometime the platinum sheets are used as catalyst.

These sheets are also used for manufacturing airplane wings, car bodies, building roofs, medical tables and different other things. The sheets which are made using high magnetic permeable materials are used for making electronic machines or transformers. These are known as steel cores which are laminated. According to some historical accounts, metal sheets were primarily used for making plate armor that was worn by the cavalry. The workers of these sheets are known as Tin Bashers.

There are mainly three layouts associated with these sheets. These are parallel, triangulation and radial layouts. Mainly stainless steel is used for manufacturing these sheets which are available in different grades. Another important raw material is aluminum. There are different companies which manufacture top quality sheet metal but it is advisable to opt for the online stores, in order to get great discounts. One just needs to research for a notable online store and then browse through their catalogs. There are different options available for them to choose from. Place orders accordingly and the product will reach the given address within a stipulated time period.

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