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Old 12th January 2016, 10:20 AM   #1
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Hi,

I'm trying to obtain some gunmetal plate or sheet between 4 and 6 mm thick. It would need to be TT size (500 x 400mm). Anyone know of a UK source?

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Do you mean brass? Bronze?
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They don't do sheet, I checked the model engineering suppliers previously

I know it's available as puresound make their platter mat from the stuff.
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Hi,

I'm trying to obtain some gunmetal plate or sheet between 4 and 6 mm thick. It would need to be TT size (500 x 400mm). Anyone know of a UK source?

Thanks,
Gunmetal is but an old name (think Napoleon era) for one type of bronze.
Cannons were cast out of it.
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This Company can supply full sized sheets of it, they certainly can suggest some shop with industrial shears which can cut a piece for you, on your specs.
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