Stainless Steel 316 / 1.4401 / X5CrNiMo17122

Alternative Designations: UNS S31600, SS316, 316SS, AISI 316

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Stainless steel 316 is a highly corrosion-resistant alloy renowned for its exceptional durability and versatility. With its excellent mechanical properties, this material finds widespread use in diverse industries, from manufacturing and construction to healthcare, where its biocompatibility makes it a preferred choice. Stainless steel 316’s ability to maintain its integrity in harsh environments, coupled with its ease of fabrication and welding, makes it an invaluable material for a wide range of applications, such as food and pharmaceutical processing equipment, marine exterior trim and industrial equipment.

Key Features

Corrosion resistance • High strength and durability • Biocompatibility • Weldability

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