Stainless Steel is one of the most popular metals used globally for a variety of applications. Depending on its use, there are dozens of grades available, all with their own unique qualities. In order for steel to be considered “Stainless Steel” it must have a minimum chromium content of 12%.
Aluminium Trading are a preferred supplier of Stainless Steel Sheets and Sections in Gauteng. We stock a wide variety of popular Grades for our sheets and sections with the more unusual grades available on request.
Why Stainless Steel?
Using Stainless Steel provides a variety of advantages, the material is notably strong, durable and corrosion resistant which helps prevent product contamination. Through the correct use of stainless steel, the product will:
– Keep its aesthetic value and maintain its cleanliness and hygienic standards.
– Ensure the integrity of pipes, tanks and various other structural equipment.
– Provide a cost-effective and long-term product specific solution.
– Ensure sustainability when recycled.
Stainless Steel Standards
International Conversion Table For Stainless Steel
This table, first published by Middle East Steel, provides cross-referenced standards, with typical chemical composition and mechanical properties for a range of popular stainless steel grades. Download here.