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Stainless Steel Round Tube T-316 also known as marine grade or surgical stainless steel, is commonly used in the food and pharmacy industry where it is required to minimize metallic contamination. Though it’s welded quality may make it less durable than its seamless counterpart, it is much more cost effective.
Properties: excellent weight-bearing properties, excellent corrosion resistance, excellent durability, high strength-to-weight ratio, fair resistance to thermal and electrical conductivity, ease of fabrication, ease of cleaning, hardenable by cold working, and non-magnetic.
Common Uses: marine equipment, chemical equipment, medical equipment, lightweight structural applications, plumbing, gas lines, handrails, transportation holds, grab bars, and table framing.
Refer to our "Guide to STAINLESS" for grades, shapes and various properties.