How To Cut Stainless Steel 5 Foolproof Methods
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Stainless steel is one of the most widely used materials in the world thanks to its strength, durability and corrosion resistance.Considering how strong and durable it is, it's easy to feel a bit overwhelmed if you find yourself needing to learn how to cut stainless steel.
Fortunately, there are a few different methods that can help you make quick work of the job, and we're going to cover each of them below.What You'll Need Stainless steel comes in many different forms from sheets to bars to tubes and everything in between.
Most often, the thickness of the metal is referred to by gauge.Depending on how thick the steel you're working with is, you're going to need one of these three tools: Tin snips (for thin sheets)Power shears (for thicker sheets)Circular saw with metal cutting blade or cut off wheelAngle grinder w/ metal cut off wheel (for thicker sheets or tubes)Plasma cutter (for very thick sheets, bars or solid tubes) You'll also need the following, regardless of which method you choose to cut the steel: Safety goggles (a full face shield is even better)Work glovesWorkbenchMetal fileTape MeasureMarkerStep I: Preparing Your Workspace Regardless of how you'll be cutting the metal, you'll need to prepare your workspace....