Expanded metal is a rigid non raveling piece of metal that has been slit and expanded (drawn).
In the process, metal can be expanded 10 times its original size, loose up to 80 Percent of its weight, becomes stronger and more rigid.
MESH SIZE AND SPECIFICATIONS
The size and dimension of the various expanded metals we manufacture are given in the table shown below. It is conventional practice when ordering to state the SWM (short way mesh) size, the strand thickness and the strand width.The standard sheet size is 8ft.X4ft. but special length and widths can be manufactured on request.
Expand metals can also be supplied in rolls.
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