Design and Fabrication

Structural Framing

Australian Welding & Fabrication

100% Australian Made
All welding and fabrication are completed on-site start to finish! 

Industry Leading Design:
CNC Plasma Cut and CNC Folded to guarantee pinpoint accuracy and improved overall construction. 

Tig Welding
sheet metal for a stronger superior weld and improved aesthetics 

Mig Melded Structural Frame
Comes standard “Walk On Roof”

Weld-On Greaseable Hinges
No Piano hinges or leaky rivets! 

Optimised Standard Design

Proven Designs 
All the hard work has been complete! Our standard canopies are optimised based year of industry experience and testing to deliver designs that work in all condition and environments.

Proven Quality
Each year hundreds of Tong Metal Ute Canopies are fabricated for tradesman, the 4×4 and camping industries.

Tong Metal has a great buying power of materials, state of the art machinery and optimal production efficiency that translates to the fabrication of quality for a lobetter value for money.

There are thousands of Tong Metal products on Australian roads that are relied upon daily for work and leisure  

We know what works,We have optimised our designs and fabrication techniques to deliver industry-leading quality and superior value. 

Three Point Locking System

Superior Access

  • The improved efficiency of one hand entry allows you to keep one hand free to carry your tools.
  • Less wasted time fumbling around with keys and tools on the roadside. 

Comprehensive Automotive Seals

  • The seal of every canopy is individually checked before leaving our factory. 
  • Tong canopies are fitted with the  Key Cover to prevent water and dust ingress

Nylon Rollers and Rod Guides 

  • The nylon rollers and guides not only provide our canopies with industry leading dust and water seals but also reduce rattle and unwanted noise. 
  • This locking system is grease free keeping you canopy cleaner and reduces ongoing maintenance.

Industry Leading Security

  • Aluminium Extrusions door frames to prevent break in using pinch bars
  • 3 point contact for lock engagement
  • The ability to double lock with a padlock for an extra level of security when street parking 

Quality Checklist: Questions to Ask

Is the Canopy Australian Made?

What are the Warranties and Product Guarantees?

Are The Welding Methods Professional and Correct?

Are There Any Unfinished Sharp Edges or Corners?

Does the Canopy Have a Structural Frame?

Are they Field Tested in Australian Conditions?

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