Structural steel fabricators commonly use steel plates. This plate comes in a huge array of styles, finishes, grades, thicknesses and can be cut to many different sizes, used for a huge array of applications.
Today, we’re looking at the checker plate style.
Checker plate is a ubiquitous steel product used for flooring and several other applications.
Steel checker plate, also known as floor plate, are flat plates of metal with collections of square indents for gripping and aesthetic purposes. As their name suggests, they are used in flooring. Thicknesses vary from 3mm to 12mm.
The checker plate is also quite malleable and can be bent or rolled to suit many different needs. You may have seen it used for things like toolboxes and storage chests.
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