Galvanized wire mesh hardware cloth can be electro galvanized or HDG (hot-dipped galvanized) according to the treatment. Electro galvanized mesh hardware cloth is less cost compared with HDG one as the later used more zinc material in plating and it takes more time to work on it.
It offers good corrosion resistance, bright appearance, long service life and other features.
Weaving Pattern: Square opening, in plain weave
Coarse woven gal. hardware cloth is mainly used for window screen and door guards, machine screening, sand screens, etc.
Plain Weave Illustration:
Common sizes for HEAVY GALVANIZED MESH include 2mesh, 3mesh, 4mesh, 5mesh, 6mesh, 8mesh, 12mesh, etc. Wire gauge covers 16,17, 23, 24, 25, 26.
Light woven mesh for window screening mainly refers to fine woven galvanized wire mesh with sizes as follows: