316 Stainless Steel offers better corrosion and pitting resistance as well as higher strength at elevated temperatures than 304 Stainless. It also offers improved machinability. 316L Stainless Steel is an extra low carbon variation of alloy 316 that was designed to avoid carbide precipitation due to welding. It has the same excellent corrosion resistance as alloy 316, with some improved machinability.
For more information, please see our stainless steel alloys info chart.
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