Stainless steel sheet is widely used in various fields due to their good anti-corrosion and acid resistance. SMC is a professional stainless steel manufacturer with customers all over the world and is trusted by consumers.
The most commonly used stainless steel plates are available in 201 and 304 models. The difference in type is based on the composition of the stainless steel plate. The quality of 304 stainless steel plate is better than that of 201 stainless steel sheet, so the price of 304 stainless steel plate is more expensive than 201.
304 stainless steel plate is the most widely used stainless steel plate at present, because the heat resistance of the plate has obvious advantages, so in many industries, such as food production equipment industry, ordinary chemical equipment manufacturing industry and nuclear energy industry, 304 steel plates are the best choice.
Consumers buy stainless steel because its own properties determine that the steel plate will not have rust, corrosion and other problems in the long-term use, so we can choose 304 stainless steel plate when buying. The biggest difference between 201 and 304 is the problem of the nickel content. Many people choose 304 stainless steel plate because the steel plate is better in rust prevention, which can ensure that the steel plate itself will not be due to moisture or during use. Moisture causes rust.
In summary, in fact, 201 and 304 are more commonly used. If you want to be more economical, you can use 201 stainless steel plate. If you have high requirements for rust prevention, you can use 304 stainless steel, so you can choose according to your own needs. Suitable for your own products.
For our full list of products that we offer check out our website here. Be sure to join the conversation in our LinkedIn group, Facebook, and Twitter. Try also our WeChat by scanning the QR code below.
Anna H.//SMC Editor