Sheet Metal Equipment

Our sheet metal equipment recently migrated from out in the Discovery Area to its own lab space. This page is a work in progress, so expect more equipment to be listed soon.

grizzly brake

Grizzly 48″ Brake:

Max thickness:

  • 0.194 for aluminum (6 GA)
  • 0.105 for mild steel (12 GA)
  • 0.060 for stainless steel (16GA)

Grizzly 52″ Shear:

Max thickness:

  • 0.063 for aluminum (16 GA)
  • 0.048 for mild steel (18 GA)
  • 0.031 for stainless steel (20 GA)

Pexto 24″ Brake:

Max thickness:

  • 0.060 for aluminum (16 GA)
  • 0.032″ for steel (18 GA)
  • 0.024″ for stainless steel (24 GA)

Pexto 37″ Shear:

Max thickness:

  • 0.060″ for aluminum (16 GA)
  • 0.032″ for steel (18 GA)
  • 0.024″ for stainless steel (24 GA)