Plate & Sheet Shearing

Plate & Sheet Shearing

Plate and Sheet Shearing involves cutting metal to size out of larger stock so that it can be used for other purposes. Shearing is a cutting force applied to metal causing a straight line to be cut on flat sheet stock.

Our capabilities:

  • We can shear sheet and plate from 26ga to 3/8″ thick, 12′ long.
  • Shear up to 80,000 P.S.I. tensile and 44,000 yield strengths
  • Adjustable gap blades – reduces bending
  • 48″ backgauge range with swing up backstop

Equipment:

  • American Hercules Shear
  • Niagara Shear 36-F
  • Roper Whitney Shear PS66