You have probably seen countless items, sculptures and machines made from metal. But did you ever consider how the metal was shaped into these items in the first place? After all, it’s not the most malleable of things. This article reveals more.
When you see a sheet of metal in its basic form, it is hard to imagine how it could ever be transformed into anything else. Of course these sheets are indeed transformed into other things on a daily basis. Ships are made from many sheets of metal all bolted together, not to mention thousands of smaller pieces of metal used for various purposes. Artists make sculptures both small and large from sheets of metal, and the material is also used to make countless other things that are used in all areas of life.