Expanded Metal: Uses and Ideas

Expanded Metal, Manchaca Metals

Expanded Metal 

Expanded metal is lightweight, economical, and strong. It’s diamond shape pattern allows light and air to pass through it, making it very useful in a variety of ways. It can be easily cut and shaped to fit anything you need for extra added strength. Its perfect for BBQ pits to trailer hitches, which makes it one of the most sought after steel for hobbyist and professionals alike.

Expanded metal for BBQ grills

Expanded Metal comes in many different sizes and thicknesses. The most common types are raised and flat. It will also come in a heavy duty bar grate, which is commonly used for cat walks and for different types of industrial settings. Expanded metal is great for projects including: fencing, grills, patio furniture, trailer hitches, pet and livestock containment and more.

Raised expanded metal for stair treads

Raised or standard expanded metal is great for stair treads and flooring and is usually slip resistant and great for traction.

At Manchaca Metals, we have a variety of sizes of raised and flat expanded steel.  We have in stock or we can get in 1-2 business days for pick up. Call us today for a quote! 512-45METAL.

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