316 Stainless Steel Plate
316L / 316 stainless steel plate are part of the austenitic family of stainless steel and is the most widely used varieties of stainless plate. 316 grades contain a higher level of Nickel than 304 giving it an improved corrosion resistance over 304 grades. 316L/316 stainless steel plate is a good option for marine applications due to a good atmospheric corrosion resistance. 316L is a low carbon modification to 316 grade.
Detect-Metals stocks only dual certified 316/316L grade plate certified to ASTM A240 AND ASME SA240.
Applications of 316 Stainless Steel Plate:
- Food processing
- Chemical process vessels
- Pharmaceutical equipment
|Tensile Strength Min||70 ksi|
|Yield Strength Min||25 ksi|
|Hardness Min||95 HRB|
Detect-Metals offer as wide range of stock sizes and processing capabilities for your company’s needs. We stock .016″ – 4″ thick x 48″, 60″ and 96″ wide up to 240″ long. Our water jet cutting capabilities for stainless plate are up to 6″ x 120 x 144.