Type 316 Welded Stainless Steel

A higher grade of Welded Stainless Steel, Type 316 has an addition of at least 2% Molybdenum which adds increased corrosion resistance in salt water and chlorine. Also, it can withstand higher temperatures compared to Type 304.

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Chemical Composition

Element & AbbreviationCarbon (C)Silicon (Si)Manganese (Mn)Phosphorus (P)Sulphur (S)Nickel (Ni)Chromium (Cr)Molybdenum (Mo)
Maximum Content Percentage %0.08120.0450.0310.00 – 14.0016.00 – 18.002.00 – 3.00

Type 316 Welded Stainless Steel

Material Count Wire Diameter Wire / mm Opening Opg / mm Micron Open area % Lbs/sq ft
type-316-welded-stainless-steel Type 316 Welded Stainless Steel 1″ Centers .063″ 1.6 .937″ 23.7998 23799.8 87.80% 0.263
type-316-welded-stainless-steel Type 316 Welded Stainless Steel 1″ Centers .080″ 2.032 .920″ 23.368 23368 84.60% 0.414
type-316-welded-stainless-steel Type 316 Welded Stainless Steel 2X2 .047″ 1.193 .453″ 11.5062 11506.2 82.10% 0.283
type-316-welded-stainless-steel Type 316 Welded Stainless Steel 2X2 .063″ 1.6 .437″ 11.0998 11099.8 76.40% 0.515
type-316-welded-stainless-steel Type 316 Welded Stainless Steel 3X3 .047″ 1.193 .286″ 7.2644 7264.4 73.60% 0.434
type-316-welded-stainless-steel Type 316 Welded Stainless Steel 4X4 .028″ 0.711 .222″ 5.6388 5638.8 78.90% 0.202
type-316-welded-stainless-steel Type 316 Welded Stainless Steel 4X4 .032″ 0.812 .218″ 5.5372 5537.2 76.00% 0.263
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