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304 Stainless Steel Pipe & Tube

Stainless steel 304 is available from inventory in seamless pipe, seamless tube, welded tube and welded pipe. We can provide 304 welded pipe and tube up to 120″ diameter with reduced lead times.

 

General Properties

304 Stainless Steel is one of the most commonly used grades of stainless. It has a variety of applications, as well as many useful properties including:

• Prevention of product contamination

• Resistance to oxidation and corrosion
• Ease of fabrication
• Excellent formability
• Beauty of appearance
• Ease of cleaning
• High strength with low weight
• Good strength and toughness at cryogenic temperatures
• Ready availability of a wide range of product forms

Applications:

Stainless Steel 304 Stainless tubular products are used in a number of applications including:

  • Chemical Processing
  • Petrochemical Industry
  • Food Processing
  • Architectural applications

Chemical Properties:

 Grade C Mn Si P S Cr Ni N
304 0.08 max 2.0 max 0.75 max 0.45 max 0.03 max min: 18.0 max: 20.0 min: 8.0 max: 12.0 0.10 max

Mechanical Properties:

Grade Tensile Strength ksi (min) Yield Strength 0.2% ksi (min) Elongation % Hardness (Brinell) MAX Hardness (Rockwell B) MAX
304 70 25 40 201 92

Physical Properties:

Grade Density
lbm/in3
Thermal Conductivity
(BTU/h ft. °F)
Electrical
Resistivity
(in x 10-6)
Modulus of
Elasticity
(psi x 106
Coefficient of
Thermal Expansion
(in/in)/
°F x 10-6
Specific Heat
(BTU/lb/
°F)
Melting
Range
(°F)
304 at 68°F: 0.285 9.4 at 212°F 28.3 at 68°F 28 9.4 at 32 – 212°F 0.1200 at 68°F to 212°F 2500 to 2590

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