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304 Stainless Steel Machining

304 stainless steel machining

Overview

In the realm of precision machining, HDC showcases a distinguished track record, infusing a wealth of acumen into the domain of 304 stainless steel machining. Positioned at the vanguard of technological advancements and harnessing avant-garde apparatus, we specialize in dispensing outcomes of superior quality and unerring precision for our clientele.

Our proficiency in 304 stainless steel machining spans a myriad of intricacies, encompassing turning, milling, drilling, grinding, and even the intricate art of casting. Through the astute application of our profound comprehension of the distinctive attributes of 304 stainless steel, we meticulously tailor our methodology to refine cutting parameters, tooling selections, and techniques. This ensures optimal results characterized by precision and operational efficiency across various machining methods.

At HDC, our unwavering dedication to excellence permeates through stringent quality assurance protocols. We steadfastly uphold exacting standards throughout the machining process, not only safeguarding precision but also assuring the uniformity demanded by our discerning clients. Our standing as a reliable, precise, and punctual provider solidifies HDC as the premier choice for 304 stainless steel machining services.

304 Stainless Steel Chemical Composition

ComponentWt.%
Iron (Fe)66.345-74
Carbon (C)0.0 – 0.08
Silicon (Si)0.0 – 1.0
Manganese (Mn)0.0 – 2.0
Phosphorus (P)0.0 – 0.045
Sulfur (S)0.0 – 0.03
Chromium (Cr)18.0-20.0
Nickel (Ni)8.0-11.0

304 Stainless Steel Mechanical Properties

Mechanical Properties for 304 Stainless Steel
Mechanical PropertiesMetricEnglish
Ultimate Tensile Strength505 MPa73200 psi
Tensile Yield Strength215 MPa31200 psi
Elongation at Break70 %70 %
Hardness, Rockwell B7070
Hardness, Brinell123123
Hardness, Knoop138138
Hardness, Vickers129129
Shear Modulus77.0 GPa11200 ksi
Modulus of Elasticity193-200 GPa28000-29000 ksi
Izod Impact150 J111 ft-lb
Charpy Impact325 J240 ft-lb

304 Stainless Steel Physical Properties

   
Physical PropertiesMetricEnglish
Density 8.00 g/cc0.289 lb/in³

304 Stainless Steel Equivalent Materials

EUENX5CrNi18-10 (1.4301)
USA

304

304N

GermanyDIN,WNr

1.4301

X5CrNi18-9

JapanJISSUS304
FranceAFNOR

X5CrNi18-10

Z5CN18-09

Z6CN18-09

Z7CN18-09

EnglandBS

304S15

304S31

ItalyUNIX5CrNi18-10
ChinaGB0Cr18Ni9
SwedenSS

2333

Feb-33

PolandPN0H18N9
CzechiaCSN17240
FinlandSFS725
AustriaONORMX5CrNi18-10S
RussiaGOST08KH18N10

The Common Application Areas and Components of 304 Stainless Steel:

Industries
Components
AutomotiveWheel SpacerBlock GuardValve CoverIntake FlangeWheel Lug Nut
AerospaceExhaust ManifoldImpellerPipe FittingValve body 
MedicalMedical ScrewsMedical Precision ComponentsProsthetic ComponentsMedical Sensor Power Supply Housing 
Motorcycle Radiator Guard Exhaust End CapClutch CoverFootpegs 
Trailer Safety ChainPaddle LockSafety PinCoupler Repair KitU-bolt Clamp
Bicycle Bike StemChainringBicycle HubsCrankset 
Kart SprocketSprocket CarrierWheel SpacerWheel Hub 
 
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