Architectural Brake Metal

Linetec has limited ability to provide fabrication for small to medium size brake metal projects, in conjunction with finishing and transportation.

Benefits our customers will have found include:

  • Convenience and time savings with 'one stop shop' for both metal and finishing
  • Shortened lead time
  • Ability to finish brake metal material with the rest of the project
  • Reduced freight costs - no freight costs incurred to Linetec, no freight costs between fabrication and finishing
  • Damage-free material when delivered on Linetec route truck


Brake Metal Capabilities

  • Aluminum sheet available in: .040   .063   .090   .125   .190   .250
  • Sizes range from 48" X 100" up to 48" X 168" or 60" X 144"
  • Sheet available in anodize quality
  • V-Groove bending
  • Splicing
  • Brake length capabilities up to 216"
  • Shear length capabilities up to 168"
  • Custom built crates for shipment of completed material
  • Additional capabilities available


Brake Metal Requirements of Customer

  • Brake metal drawing with inside dimensions
  • Alloy and sheet thickness
  • Identify all angles other than 90°
  • Critical dimensions should be identified
  • Finishing exposure marked on prints
  • Areas allowed for rack marks identified
  • Crating and shipping instructions
Fabrication Capabilities
Brake Metal Capabilities
Brake Metal Capabilities
Brake Metal Capabilities