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Stainless steel – basic grade characteristics

- Dec 26, 2017 -

Notions such as "stainless steel" or "acid resistant steel" are conventional. Each grade has a top corrosion resistance level defined for the specific working conditions which depend on e.g. temperature.

AISI 304: Very popular general purpose stainless steel. Used in food industry for parts that are not in contact with food.

AISI 316: Acid resistant steel widely used in chemical, pharmaceutical and food industry with improved corrosion resistance (in comparison to AISI 304 steel).

AISI 316L: Acid resistant steel with reduced carbon content for increased intercrystalline corrosion resistance. Used especially for welding connections.

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