316L Stainless steel
316L STAINLESS STEEL PRESENTATION
The 316L is an austenitic stainless steel . Also known as 1.4404 , it is stainless . It is also a marine stainless steel . It contains molybdenum , making it highly resistant to corrosion ( particularly chlorine and sea water ) .
This is a stainless steel grade used mainly in chemistry , the 316L can also be used indoors and outdoors, even on seasides, but as the stainless steel 304, it should not be used in a contaminated atmosphere.
Standards for stainless steel sheets :European standard - EN10028-7 : 1.4404
American Standard - ASTMA240 - ASME SA240 : 316