A Variety of Wire Mesh Products and their Industrial Applications

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Wire Mesh Products are manufactured daily here at Universal Wire Cloth Co. for many different industrial, agricultural, and commercial applications.

The remarkable thing about these products, which makes them so important, is that they all are constructed from wire cloth or wire mesh and fabricated in many different ways using a variety of machines, tools, and techniques.

Discs, Baskets, Trays, Cylinders, and Infill Panels are some of the most popular metal wire mesh products we manufacture.  Read on to learn more about each one and its industrial applications.

Wire Mesh Disc Use Cases

Wire mesh discs are used in various applications, including filtration, sieving, straining, and separation. They are commonly used in industrial processes such as food processing, pharmaceuticals, and chemical manufacturing. They are also used in laboratory settings for testing and analysis and in agricultural and horticultural applications. Metal mesh discs can be made from a range of materials. This includes stainless steel, copper, and aluminum, to suit the specific needs of each application. Discs can be stamped to virtually any diameter to meet your requirements.  In the same manner, we also produce various stamped parts for similar applications.

Wire Mesh Basket Use Cases

Wire mesh baskets are versatile containers used in a variety of applications, including:

  1. Storage and transportation: Wire mesh baskets are often used for storing and transporting items, such as fruits, vegetables, and industrial parts, due to their durability and breathability.
  2. Filtration and separation: Wire mesh baskets are used in filtration and separation processes, such as in water treatment plants or oil refineries, to remove impurities from liquids.
  3. Baking and cooking: Wire mesh baskets are commonly used in baking and cooking, for draining fried foods, roasting vegetables, and steaming seafood.
  4. Industrial applications: Wire mesh baskets can be used in industrial applications for handling and transporting products and assembly line operations, such as dipping and coating.
  5. Agricultural and horticultural: Wire mesh baskets are used in agriculture and horticulture for carrying and holding crops, soil, and plant material for plant propagation and growing.

They can be made of various grades of stainless steel wire to meet the demands of different applications and environments.

Wire Mesh Tray Use Cases

Wire mesh trays are a versatile storage solution for many industries and applications. They are generally lightweight yet durable, corrosion-resistant, and can store or transport goods safely and securely. 

Wire mesh trays can be manufactured in various materials, including steel, aluminum, stainless steel, brass, and plastic. Their open design allows for easy cleaning and quick access to items stored inside. 

Wire mesh trays are commonly used in automated assembly lines to protect delicate components from vibration and shock. They also provide a safe way to store dangerous goods. The open sides allow for enhanced air circulation around the stored goods. It is also durable and corrosion-resistant in many demanding hot and cold applications. The open design also allows medical staff to quickly identify items stored in the tray without searching through piles of supplies. 

The versatility of wire mesh trays makes them suitable for various other applications. This includes food preparation, retail displays, automotive parts storage, filing cabinets in offices, and electronic storage systems. They can also be used as planters or decorative organizers in homes and gardens.

Wire Mesh Cylinder Use Cases

Wire mesh cylinders are used in a variety of applications, including:

  1. Filtration: Wire mesh cylinders are commonly used as filter elements in various industries, such as water treatment, chemical processing, and oil refining.
  2. Separation: Wire mesh cylinders are used for separating and sorting materials, such as solids from liquids or different sizes of particles.
  3. Scientific research: Wire mesh cylinders are used in scientific research and laboratory settings for testing, analysis, and sample collection.
  4. Agricultural and horticultural: Wire mesh cylinders are used in agriculture and horticulture for supporting plants and providing aeration to the roots.
  5. Industrial processes: Wire mesh cylinders are used in industrial processes, such as drying and cooling, for efficient heat exchange.

Wire Mesh Infill Panel Use Cases

Wire mesh infill panels are an effective and attractive option for various materials and applications. They are lightweight yet strong, corrosion-resistant, and visually appealing. 

Wire mesh infill panels can be used as partitions, gates, or guardrail fencing in commercial and residential settings. The open design of the wire mesh allows for enhanced air circulation around the material stored inside, making it suitable for any outdoor wire mesh application. 

The versatility of wire mesh infill panels makes them suitable for various other uses, such as internal partitioning in industrial buildings, security grills on windows or doors, and safety cages over machinery. They can also create decorative interior wall panels in homes or retail spaces or as office shelves.

Why Choose Universal Wire Cloth?

On the fence about where to source your metal cloth products? Universal Wire Cloth Co. offers top-quality wire mesh products with 46 years of industry expertise, ensuring competitive pricing and specialized sample kits for material comparison, whether steel mesh, woven wire mesh, welded mesh, etc. Our adherence to ASTM standards guarantees premium quality. From manufacturing to commercial sectors, we cater to various industries.

Contact us today for the best wire mesh products and excellent customer service.