stainless steel wire 1.4404 (AISI 316L)

Stahl-Becker offers you high class wire steelgrade 1.4404/AISI 316L as coils or straightened rods.
Sheets and strips are available on demand.

Material Code X2CrNiMo17-12-2 (replaces: 316S11)
Material Number 1.4404 (~ AISI/SAE 316L)
Quality according to BS EN 10088-3 (replaces: BS 970-1)
Tolerances according to depending on surface: BS EN 10218 or BS EN 10278 (replaces: BS 970-3)
Product wire as coils, spools or straightened rods
Dimensions Diameter 0,15 - 16 mm
Surface matt shining, polished, ground and polished
Tensile strength
  • annealed: 600-800 N/mm²
  • drawn: 700-900 N/mm²
  • spring hardened: similar to BS EN 10270-3 - 1.4401,
    i.e. 1050-1725 N/mm², depending on diameter
  • 1.4404 is an austenitic steel
  • very well corrosion resistant and for applications in the food industry and partly in the medicine technology suitably
  • higher corrosion resistance than, e.g., 1.4301 or 1.4310, particularly in chloric media
  • the density amounts to 8.0 g/ cm³
  • the material is not magnetizeable.