Metalex is the premier supplier of perforated metal tubes for filtration and general industrial uses.

At Metalex, we have one the broadest capabilities in the world, and our offerings are constantly expanding and adapting to our clients’ needs.

We offer an exceptional line of perforated tubes and are considered the premier supplier of these types of perforated metal products. They serve countless industries and needs, and are relied on for everything from filtration to an array of general industrial uses.

Perforated Metal Tubes – Applications

Perforated metal tubes are used throughout many industries for a variety of applications. However, the most common primary applications are filtration and exhaust systems. No matter what the application, Metalex offers an array of designs to fit your applications which may also include:

  • Oil Filtration
  • Hydraulic Filtration
  • Drainage
  • Light Diffusion
  • Food Processing
  • Acoustical Dampening
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Perforated Metal Tubes – Material Options

Perforated metal tubes are available in a range of materials. These include:

  • Tin Plate
  • Galvanized Steel
  • Stainless Steel
  • Brass
  • Aluminum
  • Cold Rolled Steel

Metalex perforated tubes not only come in a variety of materials and serve many applications and needs, but there are many additional options and tube varieties available. The most common seam type is the spiral lockseam, which is available in both a perforated and louvered design. We also offer other design options such as: spot welded tubes, longitudinal/straight seam tubes, straight seam tack welded tubes, abutted seam tubes, straight lock seam tubes, and more.

Whatever applications and requirements you have, our team of experts will be happy to talk you through the decision and help you choose the right perforated tube for you.

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Perforation Patterns

Download the complete collection of Perforated Metal Drawings.

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Seam Styles

  • Roll Formed: Straight Weld / Abutted
  • Spiral Formed: Inside Lock Seam / Outside Lock Seam

Special Finishes

  • Mild Steel Finishing
  • Paint
  • Powder Coating
  • Anodizing
  • Electropolishing