In 1984, Yingkaimo Metal Net Co., Ltd. was founded in Anping County Hebei Province, which is the hometown of wire mesh in China. It has Anping Factory, Dezhou Factory and Dubai Office with more than 500 employees. YKM’s annual value of production is about 50 million US dollars, of which 90% of products delivered to more than 70 countries and regions. It is a high-tech enterprise, also a leading company of industrial cluster enterprises in Hebei Province. YKM brand as a famous brand in Hebei Province has been registered in 17 countries around the world for trademark protection. Nowadays, YKM is one of the most competitive metal wire mesh manufacturers in Asia.
Uses of wire mesh
Meshes are often used to screen out insects. Wire screens on windows and mosquito netting are meshes.
Wire screens can be used to shield against radio frequency radiation, e.g. in microwave ovens and Faraday cages.
Metal and nylon wire mesh filters are used in filtration.
Wire mesh is used in guarding for secure areas and as protection in the form of vandal screens.
Wire mesh can be fabricated to produce park benches, waste baskets and other baskets for material handling.
Woven meshes are basic to screen printing.
Surgical mesh is used to provide a reinforcing structure in surgical procedures like inguinal hernioplasty, and umbilical hernia repair.
Meshes are used as drum heads in practice and electronic drum sets.
Fence for livestock or poultry (chicken wire or hardware cloth)
Humane animal trapping uses woven or welded wire mesh cages (chicken wire or hardware cloth) to trap wild animals like raccoons and skunks in populated areas.