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Understanding Sheet Metal For Magicians

If you pick up a book on how to build magic, they quite often refer to building the bottom of the base out of sheet metal. sheet-metalOne can immediately see the advantage of using sheet metal for the bottom of any base. By using sheet metal you immediately eliminate inches from your trick. The problem with this description is sheet metal takes on so many forms. I know the first time I read this; I was a bit confused what sheet metal really was. When you call a sheet metal distributor to ask about purchasing sheet metal you get a variety of questions: What type of metal do you need? What gauge do you need? Would you like hot rolled or cold rolled? Continue reading