specifying stainless steel

How stainless steel is made - material, manufacture, used ...

Stainless steel is an iron-containing alloy—a substance made up of two or more chemical elements—used in a wide range of applications. It has excellent resistance to stain or rust due to its chromium content, usually from 12 to 20 percent of the alloy. There are more than 57 stainless steels ...

SSINA: Stainless Steel: Corrosion

Crack Appearance. The typical crack morphology for chloride stress corrosion cracking consists of branched transgranular cracks. Figure 1 shows the cracking that occurred on a 6Mo super austenitic stainless steel (N08367) exposed to 0.2% chlorides at 500 °F (260 °C)


4 BEFORE YOU START Nails: Use Hot-Dipped Galvanized, Aluminum or Stainless Steel Hot-dipped galvanized (as per ASTM153), aluminum and stainless steel fasteners are all corrosion-resistant and

Standards - ISSF: International Stainless Steel Forum

The Stainless Steel Family What is stainless steel ? Stainless steel is the generic name for a number of different steels used primarily for their resistance to corrosion.

Tea staining on Stainless Steel Enclosure Surfaces

Tea staining on Stainless Steel Surfaces Authors: Barry Walker, Don Thornton & Simon Griffiths Introduction Tea staining of stainless steels is a relatively common occurrence in the coastal

Categories, grades and product forms - ISSF: International ...

Categories, grades and product forms. In this section more information about the different categories, grades and product forms of stainless steels can be found.

Types and grades of Stainless Steel Plate // Stainless Plate ...

Stainless Plate Products is a USA producer of plasma cut, water jet cut, machine cut and saw cut quality stainless steel rings, discs, plate flanges and custom cut plate.

Atlas 316 -316L Stainless Steel Bar 316-316L

Revised April 2006 1 of 1 Stainless Steel Bar 316-316L Colour code: Bottle Green/Marigold Introduction Atlas 316 is the standard molybdenum-bearing stainless steel, second in importance to

Steel Standards

ASTM's steel standards are instrumental in classifying, evaluating, and specifying the material, chemical, mechanical, and metallurgical properties of the different types of steels, which are primarily used in the production of mechanical components, industrial parts, and construction elements, as well as other accessories related to them.

Standard Specification for Free-Machining Stainless Steel Bars

A582 - 12(2017) Standard Specification for Free-Machining Stainless Steel Bars, austenitic stainless steel, ferritic stainless steel, free-machining stainless steel, martensitic stainless steel, stainless steel bars,,

The DOs and DON'Ts of using Stainless Steel Fasteners | Anzor ...

To help you avoid the common mistakes made when specifying and using stainless fasteners, we have put together a short DOs and DON'Ts guide.

SSINA: Stainless Steel: Composition/Properties

CHEMICAL COMPOSITIONS FOR COMMON STAINLESS STEELS . The chemical compositions for some commonly used austenitic, ferritic, martensitic, precipitation hardening and duplex stainless steels are provided in the following tables.