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In today’s topic, we will discuss about 303 austenitic stainless steel grades.
Before we start how many of you know what is austenitic stainless steel?
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What is austenitic stainless steel?
Austenitic is non-magnetic stainless steel. It contains high level of chromium, nickel & low level of carbon. Because it provides high corrosion resistance & good formability austenitic stainless steel is known as widely used stainless steel.
Now let’s go on our main topic 303 austenitic stainless steel!!
What we cover in this topic?
Grade 303 is austenitic non-magnetic stainless steel with high machinability among all the other stainless steel grade.
303 have good corrosion resistance ability, excellent toughness & high strength.
Chemical Formula of 304:
Fe, <0.15% C, 17-19% Cr, 8-10% Ni, <2% Mn, <1% Si, <0.2% P, >0.15%S
303 is not hardened by heat treatment, but strength and hardness can be increased substantially by cold working, with a subsequent reduction in ductility.
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A “Ugima” improved machinability version of grade 303 is available in round bar products. These machines significantly better even than standard 303, giving very high machining rates and lower tool wear in many operations.
At Vishwa Stainless Pvt. Ltd. we manufacture stainless steel bright round bars in 303 stainless steel grade. Our in house engineering team has vast experience to manufacture high-quality stainless steel bars. Our team develops excellent characteristics in stainless steel bars to provide most suitable stainless steel bar for different industrial application.