AMICO's expanded metal products are the most versatile you will
find for almost any industrial or commercial application. These
products allow excellent control of light and circulation of air.
They also provide clear visibility in such applications as overhead
walkways, maintenance platforms and other areas where visible
security might be necessary.
Expanded Metal is made from steel plates or sheets that are simultaneously
slit and expanded in a cold drawn operation to form diamond shaped
openings of uniform size and thickness.
Expanded Metal is a finished product as it comes from the
press after having been die cut and expanded. Ideal for safety
guards on equipment or machinery.
- Flattened Expanded
Metal is regular expanded metal which has been cold rolled
leaving a flat, smooth surface. Used to protect enclosures,
shelving and ramps.
- Expanded Metal
Grating is a heavy-duty typed expanded
metal, made of steel plate which is slit and expanded in a cold-drawing
operation. Designed especially for use as a lightweight open
steel flooring, is ideal for flooring, catwalks, platforms and
stair treads, where principal use is for light storage and foot
traffic. It's low cost and light weight, combined with high
strength, make for a most economical construction.