Sheets & Plates

SMART SHEET ® lightweight panels with high rigidity

Ultra lightweight, high-rigidity aluminum alloy panels

Special features

SMART SHEET

Types & special features

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Test results of 3-point bending (Z-pattern)

Test results of 3-point bending (Z-pattern)

Panel mass comparison when bending stiffness is equal

  Based on steel sheet thickness Based on aluminum sheet thickness
Type Thickness
(mm)
Density
(Mg/m3)
Mass ratio Thickness
(mm)
Density
(Mg/m3)
Mass ratio
SMART SHEET 0.6t 2.7 0.2 0.4t 2.7 0.2
Aluminum sheet 1.4t 2.7 0.5 1t 2.7 0.5
Steel sheet 1t 7.8 1.0 0.7t 7.8 1.0
Note: Comparison when the forming depth is 10×tmm with a sheet thickness of tmm

Changing from steel sheet to aluminum sheet realizes a 50% weight reduction.
Changing to SMART SHEET realizes an 80% weight reduction.