Sheet Metal Fabrication

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Marlin Steel can manufacture custom sheet metal fabrication forms to fit a variety of needs. Tools such as the CNC press brake, CNC punch, and laser cutter allow Marlin’s production team to custom shape sheet metal quickly and consistently.

Sheet metal fabrications are perfect for jobs that demand a high tensile strength and a more complete enclosure than what steel wire can provide.

The Best Sheet Metal Fabrication Techniques the Pros Use

Marlin Steel on February 16, 2017
There are dozens of ways to shape, join, and cut sheet metal—far too many to cover them all in depth in a single post. Today, the team here at Marlin Steel thought they’d share a few of their favorite/best ...

4 Uses for Stainless Steel Carts on Your Shop Floor

Marlin Steel on August 26, 2016
Metal carts have a surprising number of uses. While most of these carts are designed for the express purpose of holding a large number of baskets or trays, there are other, more ...

What to Look for in an Industrial Rolling Cart

Marlin Steel on July 25, 2016
Industrial rolling carts are often overlooked as a tool for helping to make production operations more efficient. However, a well-made rolling cart can help to save time and keep ...

Create Sanitary Conditions for Parts with Stainless Steel Cabinets!

Marlin Steel on July 8, 2016
For some companies, simply maintaining the surface condition of a part isn’t enough. In several applications, a part or product needs more than just an unblemished surface, it needs to be kept in sanitary ...

Empowering Manufacturing with Custom Sheet Metal Forms

Marlin Steel on June 27, 2016
There are more uses for custom wire and sheet metal forms than parts washing and materials handling. While most of the orders Marlin gets are for stainless steel baskets, every now and again the manufacturing team is ...

A Quick Look at 6 Standard Mechanical Sheet Metal Finishes

Marlin Steel on May 20, 2016
The process of applying a specialized finish to manufactured metal products is nothing new. Generations of manufacturers large and small have applied different finishing processes to metal products to enhance their ...

Sheet Metal Material Baskets Vs Wire Material Baskets—Which is Better?

Marlin Steel on April 18, 2016
Finding the perfect materials handling basket for your needs can be tough. There are many environmental and process factors that need to be taken into account when creating a custom basket design, such as the presence ...

Why American Maufacturing Wins: Our Custom Sheet Metal Brackets Remain Perfect

Marlin Steel on March 7, 2016
The American manufacturing renaissance is here to stay, thanks in large part to the use of factory automation and highly-trained operators who can crank out high-quality parts quickly. This is allowing American ...