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Support / Tips & News

Metal Mesh is what we know best. We’ve been supplying and fabricating since 1970. Access to local industry developments and the latest in European technology means we’re always looking at improving our products and expanding our range to meet your needs. Here a few Hints & Tips that might come in handy when working with Metal Mesh products:

Choosing the right Woven Wire Mesh

There are several factors involved in choosing the right type of woven wire mesh:

  • Aperture Size
  • Wire Diameter
  • Materials
  • Roll length
  • International Standards


Choosing the right Woven Wire Mesh Weave Type

How to chose the right weave type of Woven Wire Meshes such as:

  • Plain Weave / Square Mesh
  • Rectangular Mesh
  • Plain Dutch Weave
  • Dutch Twilled Weave
  • Crimped Screen



Choosing the right material – Stainless Steel

The majority of Sefar Metal Meshes are woven using stainless steel to DIN 1.4301 (AISI 304) or DIN 1.4401 (AISI 316).We can produce woven wire meshes using special alloys and other weavable materials to your specifications.

View a material tables that serves as an overview of the various material characteristics



Stainless Steel Maintenance and Protection

  • Off the machine condition
  • Surface treatments
  • Tea Staining
  • Maintenance
  • Cleaning guide

Read more….

How to identify Mesh: Mesh Count – How to calculate the open Area – Glossary

  • Mesh identification
  • Terminology
  • Glossary


Conversion Factors

  • Length
  • Area / Surface
  • Volume
  • Weight / Force
  • Pressure
  • Concentration
  • Air Permeability
  • Temperature