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 Coatings and Finishes for Custom Refrigerator Shelving

Marlin Steel on April 24, 2017
Not too long ago, we discussed what food processors should look for in custom-made, industrial refrigerator/freezer shelving. Food manufacturers, whether ...

What is the Best Food Grade Stainless Steel?

Marlin Steel on April 13, 2017
Manufacturers in the food industry have very strict requirements they need to follow to avoid product contamination. Every custom metal form needs to be perfect down to the smallest detail to ensure complete ...

Consider These 5 Things Before Purchasing Custom Refrigerator Shelving

Marlin Steel on April 10, 2017
To most, the term “refrigerator shelving” conjures images of cheap aluminum or plastic fridge shelves in a typical home appliance. Here, shelving is rarely considered critical—it’s just there to hold some cold goods and ...

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 ...