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Design Parameters and Constraints for Metal Framed Cable Railing

We will first address the issues encountered while designing a cable railing system with horizontal cables. Horizontal cables used as an in-fill is acceptable in most jurisdictions. Climbability restrictions do exist in Canada and some cities. So the first step to take is to confirm if there is a climbability restriction in your local jurisdiction. […]

Get the Most Out of Your OEM Supplier Relationship

Contract metal manufacturers play a critical outsourcing role to OEM. From materials management, to assistance with design and testing, to order fulfillment and logistics. You have a choice to make when finding a supplier for their OEM parts and services. With 58,000 job shops out there, one of the biggest challenges is determining which company […]

Choose The Right Materials To Avoid Galvanic Corrosion

When dissimilar metals come into electrical contact with a conductive electrolyte (water), galvanic corrosion will occur. The more noble metal – as noted in the Galvanic Series — will corrode the less noble one. The Galvanic Series is a list of metals arranged in order of their electrical potential in flowing seawater. The metals on […]

Why Your Metal Polishing Never Works Out The Way You Plan

Polishing metal is a skill. While it’s often left best to the professionals who have the equipment and know-how, it’s not an impossible task. With some understanding and practice, you can polish metal that will meet the needs of your customers. Let’s first look at the differences between mechanical finishes — those finishes accomplished by […]

Metal Disks and Plates

Wagner has a large selection of stock round disks, and square and rectangular plates which may be shipped the same day. Disks and plates are stocked with a mill finish. They can be supplied in special finishes, custom sizes, or custom hole configurations. Go to our e-commerce site to view stock options in aluminum, brass, […]

Environmental Sustainability – Recycled Content and Recyclability

The Wagner Companies – an ISO 9001:2015 Certified company – has been in the metal business since 1850. “As a fourth-generation, family-operated organization, tracing its roots in metalworking in Milwaukee to 1850, R & B Wagner understands that sustainability is a never-ending journey. The Wagner family has both the opportunity and responsibility to contribute to […]

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LEGATO RAILING COLLECTION

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Lighted Railing Installation

Installation instructions for Lumenrail®

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Cable Railing Installation

Learn about Ultra-tec® cable cutting, swaging measurements and how to install cable railing.

 

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