Plate and 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,