Heavy Duty Woven Wire Mesh
1.98mm hole heavy duty mesh in top quality 304 grade stainless steel made from 0.56mm wire. As you can see from the image, this is a heavy woven mesh specification. 1.98mm aperture is fairly large to be woven to form a mesh netting, as a consequence it requires a thick wire to produce.
The 304 Stainless Steel Heavy Duty Rodent Wire Mesh, with its 1.98mm holes and 0.56mm wire thickness, is an exceptional solution for various applications beyond rodent control. Renowned for its remarkable durability, this high-grade stainless steel mesh is resistant to corrosion, ensuring longevity even in harsh conditions. With a 10 LPI (Lines Per Inch) density, it provides a robust barrier while maintaining good ventilation, making it an ideal choice for airflow control and filtration systems. Its strong and adaptable nature also lends itself well to safety barriers and plant protection in gardening. Whether in an industrial, agricultural, or residential context, this heavy-duty mesh offers an effective, reliable solution. Its multifunctionality, combined with superior strength and endurance, encapsulates the true value of this 304 stainless steel rodent wire mesh.
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Wire Cloth Specification
The specifications of this woven wire mesh are as below:
- Mesh Count = 10 holes per linear inch
- Holes / Wires Per Square Inch = 100 holes per square inch
- Wire Thickness = 0.56mm
- Hole Size / Aperture = 1.98mm
- Open Area % = 60.77%
- Cut With – Tin snips, guillotine or angle grinder
Why Choose The Mesh Company?
Our group have been in the mesh industry for over 150 years. We are one of the UK’s most trusted mesh suppliers because:
- Quality products: We offer high-quality products that are designed to meet the needs of a wide range of customers.
- Wide range of products: We are known for offering a wide range of products, including mesh, fencing, netting, and other related products.
- Experienced staff: Our staff are knowledgeable, experienced, and can provide expert advice and assistance to customers. This can be especially helpful for customers who are unsure about which product to choose or who have specific requirements. We also regular write blogs and help guides to help explain what our materials can be used for.
- Competitive prices: We are sure that our prices are always the lowest around. This makes us an attractive option for customers who are looking for a cost-effective solution.
- Customer service: The Mesh Company place a high priority on service and offer excellent support and assistance to our customers. This can help to ensure that you will have a positive experience when working with The Mesh Company.
What Other Rodent Mesh Options Are Available?
The Mesh Company has an enormous range of rodent control wire mesh products. We truly are an industry leader among suppliers of weld mesh and woven wire materials. With the capabilities we have in-house, we can provide virtually anything you require.
We are also proud to stock air brick vent mesh panels, designed to go straight onto airbricks to prevent rodent ingress.
FAQs For This Product
Is This Mesh Only Used For Rodent Control?
No, the 304 Stainless Steel Heavy Duty Rodent Wire Mesh is not exclusively used for rodent control. While it’s highly effective in preventing rodent intrusion, it also serves several other purposes. Its durable and resistant nature makes it ideal for various uses in industrial, agricultural, and residential settings.
It can be used in ventilation systems for airflow control and filtration, in outdoor garden areas for plant protection, and as a safety barrier in various constructions. Additionally, its resistance to corrosion makes it suitable for use in outdoor and harsh environments.
It is one of the most commonly used mesh specifications for filtration.
Can The 0.56mm Wire Thickness Withstand Aggressive Gnawing From Large Rodents?
Yes, the 0.56mm wire thickness in the 304 Stainless Steel Heavy Duty Rodent Wire Mesh is designed to withstand aggressive gnawing from large rodents. Stainless steel is a particularly robust material and is often used in rodent mesh due to its superior strength and resistance to damage.
However, the effectiveness of the mesh in preventing rodent entry is not solely determined by the wire thickness. The hole size and the overall quality of the stainless steel used are also crucial factors.
In this case, the 1.98mm hole size is small enough to prevent entry from all but the smallest rodents. The use of 304-grade stainless steel, known for its excellent corrosion resistance and strength, further adds to the mesh’s durability.
Of course, the mesh’s effectiveness will also depend on the proper installation and maintenance. If the mesh is not securely fitted, rodents might find a way around it, and over time, without proper maintenance, even the sturdiest materials can degrade.
Does The 10 LPI Density Of The Rodent Wire Mesh Influence Its Ventilation Properties?
Yes, the 10 Lines Per Inch (LPI) density of the rodent wire mesh directly impacts its ventilation properties. The denser the mesh, the more it restricts airflow, but with 10 LPI, sufficient air should pass through while still effectively blocking rodents.
Can 2mm Hole Size Limit Small Insect Intrusion?
A 2mm hole size can effectively limit the intrusion of larger insects and rodents, but it may not be small enough to prevent entry from very small insects. For instance, mosquitos and other tiny insects can potentially pass through a 2mm opening. Therefore, while it is suitable for blocking rodents and larger insects, for comprehensive protection against all insect sizes, a mesh with a smaller hole size would be needed.
We suggest a hole size of 1mm to be the best option for insect control.
Check out our blog ‘easy steps to install rodent mesh roll in the home’ for a detailed dive into how this mesh can be used.
Our goal for our blogs and help guides is to answer as many questions as possible to help to explain the possibilities of mesh to our customers.
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Contact our team today if you have any questions at all. The team at The Mesh Company are always really keen to help in any way that we can.
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