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Stainless Steel 304

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Description

Very good corrosion resistance, weldability and cold deformability. Good deep drawing properties and very good high gloss polishability.

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Properties

General

Density

ρ

7.8 g/cm³ at 20 °C

typical for steels

Mechanical

Elastic modulus

E

200 - 210 GPa at 20 °C

typical for steels

Elongation A5

A5

35 - 45 % at 20 °C

Hardness, Brinell

HB

215 [-] at 20 °C

Tensile strength

Rm

500 - 700 MPa at 20 °C

Yield strength Rp0.2

Rp0.2

190 MPa at 20 °C

Chemical properties

Element

Weight %

Comment

Cr

17.5 - 19.5 %

Ni

8 - 10.5 %

Mn

2 %

max.

Si

1 %

max.

C

0.07 %

max.

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All metrics apply to room temperature unless otherwise stated. SI units used unless otherwise stated.
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