Half inch Stainless Steel Hex Mesh is useful in outdoor and industrial applications. It holds insulation and refractory materials support onto boilers, pipes and refinery vessels. It may be made into light animal barriers. It rolls easily in one direction but resists rolling in the other. This special slash resistant hex mesh resists cutting by utility knives, pocket knives, and used in slash-proof backpacks and tamper proof resistant bags. Popular names include boiler mesh, stainless chicken wire, slash resistant mesh, 2 mesh hex netting. This is a TWP exclusive.