Brief description
Klein designation: CHRONIFER 17 %
Class of metals: Ferritic stainless steel
Material number: 1.4016
Standard EN: X 6 Cr17; AISI ~ 430
Machinability: good, similar to case hardening steel
Hardening capability: cannot be hardened
Magnetism: can be magnetized
Polishing: good, if S < 0.015%
Corrosion resistance: satisfactory, not resistant in salt water;
resistant against stress corrosion
Uses: Parts for numerous branches of the