Lesser known facts about Stainless Steel Tubes

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21 May 2020
Lesser known facts about Stainless Steel Tubes

Lesser Known Facts About Stainless Steel Tubes

Stainless steel tubes have been around for a while now. Numerous industries have been using it since the 1990s. Even at homes for various purposes but have you ever stopped to think about what makes stainless steel so unique? You may not know all there is to know about them unless you are a metal whiz. Down below, we have listed some of the interesting facts about stainless steel that might leave you awestruck!

  • Certain stainless steel alloysare heat treatable and can be easily welded into different shapes and sizes. This can be helpful when stainless steel tubes need to be modified to achieve certain physical or chemical properties.
  • Stainless steel has great strength and high mechanical properties than other tubing options like carbon steel and cast-iron tubes. Even at high temperatures, stainless steel tubes are able to maintain their stress-to-rupture strength.
  • Thanks to its chromium, nickel and molybdenum composition, stainless steel tubing offers significantly more resistance to corrosive elements thanother metal tubes. Make it the best choice for shipbuilding and maritime applications.
  • Stainless steel tubes have different applications due to its strength, ductility, durability, corrosion resistance, and a lower coefficient of friction.
  • Stainless Steel tubes cost less to maintain and can save you money over time because of their long shelf life.

If this doesn't intrigue you then we don't know what will! Without any doubt, metal is incredibly essential to our world at large. We realise this as the top stainless-steel tubes, pipeline & fittings supplier in the USA offering high-quality, sustainable products that customers can rely on and built to last for years! Want to know more about Rhinox's history with stainless steel pipes, tubes and fittings? Curious about how Rhinox manufactures its stainless steel products? Click here!

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