Corrugated metal


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Corrugated metal

Sheet metal that has been drawn or rolled into parallel ridges and furrows to provide additional mechanical strength; aluminum and galvanized sheet metal are the most widely used.

corrugated metal

Sheet metal which has been drawn or rolled into parallel ridges and furrows to provide additional mechanical strength; aluminum and galvanized sheet steel are widely used.
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Most homeowners use heavy plywood or corrugated metal hurricane panels, which take many hours to re-install.
AP) -- Mike Nelson stood in his new office, where walls of corrugated metal clash with silky-smooth floors and walls of sustainably harvested eucalyptus.
LAS VEGAS -- Today, Custom-Bilt Metals, one of the most progressive and customer-focused metal roofing manufacturers in the industry, launches its 7/8" corrugated metal roofing and wall paneling at the 2009 International Roofing Expo (IRE).
Zydeco's steely pulse is derived from the signature instrument in its rhythm section, the corrugated metal scrapper known as a rubboard or scrubboardor, in Creole, froittoir.
It was hidden by a high corrugated metal fence while forensic scientists scoured for evidence.
The "Fronteiricos" are made of old metal filing-cabinet drawers filled with hardened wax, onto which the artist inserted cookie-cutter forms in corrugated metal foil, often shaped to the contours of the map of Brazil.
From the sky, iron birds controlled by the new American friends dropped rice, kettles, blankets, and pieces of corrugated metal (to be used for roofs).
Each finger has a bellows -- a corrugated metal tube similar to a flexible drinking straw -- and a tendon, says Smith.
By completing a series of tasks in record time - including 'sheeting' a roofing rig with corrugated metal in just 21 hours - Matthew beat off more experienced competition to take second place.
Residents of Khayelitsha are prohibited from building permanent structures on the sandy plots, so houses are patched together with undersized beams, laminate wood, and rusty corrugated metal sheets.
It was believed that the corrugated metal roof of the exhibition centre collapsed under the weight of heavy snow which had been piling up during Poland's coldest winter in 70 years.
Part of the corrugated metal warehouse-like stage had been transformed into Venice for several scenes in the film.