Advantages of stainless steel fasteners?
Stainless steel fasteners are made of steel that has been mixed with at least a ten percent compound of chromium, and possibly other metals, so that the steel doesn't rust or corrode. This makes stainless steel fasteners great for outdoor conditions, where there is a lot of water or moisture. Especially if you are building something that supports a substantial amount of weight, such as humans, you will need to use stainless steel fasteners. Steel all by itself can rust until it...
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Can you use a stainless steel pot to brine a turkey?
Yes, stainless steel is fine with this process.
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Problems with Stainless Steel 304 screws to fix Stainless Steel 316 brackets?
Generally if 316 has been specified for the application especially used in Marine and Industrial applications 316 (A4) fasteners should be used. Otherwise corrosion could be a possibility of the fasteners and this localised corrosion will contaminate the brackets and cause them to initially stain then corrode. ...
I need to find information on the passivation process for stainless steel. Where should I look?
There is an explanation of passivation and the use of passivation at PF Online Passivation of Stainless Steel. Try the guide to passivation of stainless steel at the British Stainless Steel Association. It discusses the use of nitric acid and citric acid treatments. ...
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What is the difference between stainless steel and real stainless steel in refrigerators?
Well, the answer lies in the question; by saying 'real' stainless steel, you are implying that there are fake metals which go under the name 'stainless steel', thus the difference is that the stainless steel in refigerators is actually stainless steel, and the fake stainless steel is not...thus your question is answered... ...
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What is the difference between stainless steel and stainless steel look?
Stainless steel look products aren't actually made from stainless steel. They look like it but they don't have the same properties as stainless steel and are not rust resistant etc. ...
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Are copper pans all right to cook in if there is a copper tint to the stainless steel?
To manufacture the stainless steel copper bottom utensils with 3% of copper deposit at the bottom of utensil & the grade of stainless steel is J -5 of 22 gauge. What would be the manufacturing cost per kg ? Shall I get the costing analysis of manufacturing process to know this process better. What kind of stainless steel grade have to be used to get best resuts? Ravikumar ...
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What is the difference between tin plate and stainless steel?
a tin plate is tin and a plate, and stainless steel is stainless steel.
Are stainless steel ovens any better than non stainless steel?
No, an oven being stainless steel does not make it work better than a non stainless steel version. ...