Expanded Metal sheets are made from solid sheets or coil. A machine then pierces and stretches the sheet into an open diamond pattern.
Expanded metal sheets come in two common types: raised and flattened. Raised sheets have wavy ridges throughout, whereas flattened sheet are truly flat.
Expanded metal is commonly used to guard entry to an area or object or as a barrier, but still allow the free passing of liquids and gases. It can be purchased online and at any Metal Supermarkets location. It can be cut to your exact specifications.
Click on a metal type below to see standard grades and sizes.