STAINLESS STEEL AISI 316L
pba is the premier brand of AISI 316L stainless steel, the hardest, most resistant and elastic steel. Stainless steel AISI 316L is an austenitic alloy. It is distinguished from others inoxidizable steels by the high percentage of molybdenum which gives it a special resistance to pitting corrosion and stress corrosion. In this kind of stainless steel the nickel’s presence is increased in order to guarantee stability. Furthermore, the “L” stands for low carbon, in fact its quantity is less or equal to 0,03%.
The AISI 316L stainless steel (1) steel used by pba, meets the requirements of UNI EN 1670, the ultimate quality standard for ensuring resistance to corrosion. pba has been awarded a certificate for successfully salt spray testing the stainless steel in accordance with UNI ISO 9227.
(1)X2CrNiMo 17-12-2 as per EN 10088-3.