Sheet Metal Processes Definition

Sheet metal is simply metal formed into thin and flat pieces. It is one of the fundamental forms used in metalworking,
and can be cut and bend into a variety of different shapes.

Thicknesses can vary significantly, although extremely thin thickness are considered foil or leaf, and pieces thicker
than 6 mm (0.25 in) are considered plate.

The main feature of sheet metal is its ability to be formed and shaped by a variety of process. Each process does
something different to the metal giving it a different shape or size.

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