Manufacturers of perforated metal usually offer their customers a wide range of options. This is important because the applications of this product usually vary from one customer to another. You will also have the freedom to choose the material form making the product. Most of the manufacturers offer their clients choices such as stainless steel, carbon steel, aluminum, galvanized steel and many others when it comes to the metal used for perforations. The specifications of the metal to be manufactured will entirely depend on the requirements of the customers. The manufacturer generally offers different thicknesses that range from 0.35mm to 3mm. The width of the metal goes to as long as 1200mm. The length of the product will depend on your requirements and the logistics involved in shipping of the product. The standard sheet size is 1m by 1m. The coil width of 1m is also available. The manufacturer can make special products when you order them.
The manufacturer offers various shapes for the holes on the perforated metal. You can get perforations that are square, round, long round, diamond, scale, hexangular and almost any other shape available. You will also choose the sheet metal aperture. The manufacturer recommends that the size of the hole be larger than the thickness of the material that is used. This is because when the hole size and the material thickness are close, the production becomes more difficult and will cost you more. There are various patterns that can be used on the perforated metal. You should choose a pattern that will best meet your requirements. This is an area that gives you the chance to expand your custom design options. In any case, you can be assured of getting a product that meets your exact specifications from the manufacturer. This is important as it will save you some money and minimize wastage.