Stainless Steel 316 Round Bar – Applications & Benefits

Stainless Steel 316 is the second most popular type of stainless steel. This has almost the same physical and mechanical properties as 304 stainless steel and has similar content. The fundamental difference is that 316 stainless steel contains around 2 to 3 percent of molybdenum. The addition improves the resistance to corrosion particularly against chlorides and other industrial solvents.