Definition of sheet metal in English:

sheet metal

noun

  • [mass noun] Metal formed into thin sheets, typically by rolling or hammering.

    • ‘By the Bronze Age drinking vessels were being made of sheet metal, primarily bronze or gold.’
    • ‘He would also have punches with which to make holes, shears for cutting sheet metal and files for smoothing the metal.’
    • ‘Galvanized sheet metal was chosen for the exterior walls and roof because of its economy and durability.’
    • ‘The bicimolina, a pedal-powered mill, is a fusion of angle iron, sheet metal, and old bicycle parts.’
    • ‘Toe plates are then cut from sheet metal, and pieces of iron are hammered and twisted into shape to form soles and heels.’
    • ‘Gutters on older homes may be wood, galvanized sheet metal, or copper.’
    • ‘The sheet metal, chromoly tubing, and various parts and pieces that were destroyed can be replaced.’
    • ‘Metal clad kalamein windows are wood covered by galvanized sheet metal.’
    • ‘This is handy for differentiating sheet metal and steel bracings when detecting studs in auto bodies.’
    • ‘They had set up makeshift cover using old metal crates and some aged and rusted sheet metal.’
    • ‘The desktop is galvanized sheet metal, a material that is handsome and weather-resistant.’
    • ‘The only manufacturers in the world to use galvanized sheet metal and structural tubing.’
    • ‘Tight faceting suggests plumage, but those feathers could be forged of sheet metal.’
    • ‘Each false tattered edge, painted shadow, smudged scrap of paper and rusted piece of sheet metal is a visual delight.’
    • ‘You could also have a top of galvanized sheet metal fabricated at a sheet-metal shop.’
    • ‘Plastic/metal hybrid parts are made up of a thin formed sheet metal profile supported by plastic ribbing.’
    • ‘Rusted sheet metal, asphaltic roofing, old boards, or slate tiles are other roofing alternatives.’
    • ‘During the next step the produced upper sandwich was bonded with the lower sheet metal, also by rolling.’
    • ‘You may also need some of that thin sheet metal and some sheet metal cutters.’
    • ‘All of the ducting must be smooth-wall galvanized sheet metal - corrugated flex duct is not allowed.’