20 Best 304 Brushed Stainless Steel [2022]

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1 304 Brushed Stainless Steel Finishing Sheet Metal Gap Filler Trim Strip, 20ga (1' x 36') 304 Brushed Stainless Steel Finishing Sheet Metal Gap Filler Trim Strip, 20ga (1" x 36")
2 22mm Universal Curved End Metal Watch Band Solid 304 Stainless Steel Adjustable Silver SS Watch... 22mm Universal Curved End Metal Watch Band Solid 304 Stainless Steel Adjustable Silver SS Watch...
3 Handrails for Outdoor Steps, 304 Brushed Stainless Steel Handrail Railing Handrail Stair Rail 1-3... Handrails for Outdoor Steps, 304 Brushed Stainless Steel Handrail Railing Handrail Stair Rail 1-3...
4 BI-DTOOL Double BBQ Access Door 304 Brushed Stainless Steel BBQ Island Doors for Outdoor Kitchen,... BI-DTOOL Double BBQ Access Door 304 Brushed Stainless Steel BBQ Island Doors for Outdoor Kitchen,...
5 304 Brushed Stainless Steel Corner Guards, Protective Angles, 48' Long (2.5 x 2.5, 16ga, No Hug... 304 Brushed Stainless Steel Corner Guards, Protective Angles, 48" Long (2.5 x 2.5, 16ga, No Hug...
6 HaoFst Outdoor Kitchen Doors, 304 Brushed Stainless Steel Double BBQ Access Doors for Outdoor... HaoFst Outdoor Kitchen Doors, 304 Brushed Stainless Steel Double BBQ Access Doors for Outdoor...
7 Neodrain 48-Inch Linear Shower Drain with Tile insert Grate, Professional Brushed 304 Stainless... Neodrain 48-Inch Linear Shower Drain with Tile insert Grate, Professional Brushed 304 Stainless...
8 Curved Solid Stainless Steel Brushed Metal Watch Band Strap Buckle Clasp18mm-22mm Silver Curved Solid Stainless Steel Brushed Metal Watch Band Strap Buckle Clasp18mm-22mm Silver
9 LORDEAR F001082SS Solid Square Ultra Thin 304 Brushed Stainless Steel 12 Inch Adjustable Rain Shower... LORDEAR F001082SS Solid Square Ultra Thin 304 Brushed Stainless Steel 12 Inch Adjustable Rain...
10 Neodrain 72-Inch Linear Shower Drain with Quadrato Pattern Grate, Professional Brushed 304 Stainless... Neodrain 72-Inch Linear Shower Drain with Quadrato Pattern Grate, Professional Brushed 304...
11 Karpevta Access Door with Vents 30' W X 21' H for Outdoor Kitchen Brushed Flushmount 304 Stainless... Karpevta Access Door with Vents 30" W X 21" H for Outdoor Kitchen Brushed Flushmount 304...
12 Naiture Never Rust 304 Brushed Stainless Steel 18' Linear Shower Drain with Removable Moore Grate Naiture Never Rust 304 Brushed Stainless Steel 18" Linear Shower Drain with Removable Moore Grate
13 10pc 304 Brushed Stainless Steel 2' x 2' 16ga (.060) Square Sheet Metal Plate Weld On Post Cap 10pc 304 Brushed Stainless Steel 2" x 2" 16ga (.060) Square Sheet Metal Plate Weld On Post Cap
14 Sink Soap Dispenser, 304 Brushed Stainless Steel Large Capacity 17 OZ Bottle Built in Pump Dispenser Sink Soap Dispenser, 304 Brushed Stainless Steel Large Capacity 17 OZ Bottle Built in Pump Dispenser
15 Neodrain 36-Inch Linear Shower Drain- with 2-in-1 Flat & Tile Insert Cover, Brushed 304 Stainless... Neodrain 36-Inch Linear Shower Drain- with 2-in-1 Flat & Tile Insert Cover, Brushed 304 Stainless...
16 Kitchen Faucet, COLFULINE Wall Mount Sink Faucet for Kitchen Bathroom Built-in Sinks and Double... Kitchen Faucet, COLFULINE Wall Mount Sink Faucet for Kitchen Bathroom Built-in Sinks and Double...
17 Heavy Duty Tea Kettle Stovetop Whistling Teakettle Teapot,seamless bottom, Stainless Steel 304,... Heavy Duty Tea Kettle Stovetop Whistling Teakettle Teapot,seamless bottom, Stainless Steel 304,...
18 Neodrain 24 Inch Rectangular Linear Shower Drain with Brick Pattern Grate, Brushed 304 Stainless... Neodrain 24 Inch Rectangular Linear Shower Drain with Brick Pattern Grate, Brushed 304 Stainless...
19 SaniteModar Linear Shower Drain 36 inch with Removable Grate,Brushed 304 Stainless Steel Shower... SaniteModar Linear Shower Drain 36 inch with Removable Grate,Brushed 304 Stainless Steel Shower...
20 Bronstarz 60 Inch Linear Shower Drain Channel Drain with Tile Insert Grate, Brushed Nickel 304... Bronstarz 60 Inch Linear Shower Drain Channel Drain with Tile Insert Grate, Brushed Nickel 304...
Bestseller No. 1
304 Brushed Stainless Steel Finishing Sheet Metal Gap Filler Trim Strip, 20ga (1" x 36")
  • Material: 304 Stainless Steel (Non-Magnetic)
  • Finish: #4 Brushed (180 Grit) (Common on Appliances)
  • Thickness: 20ga = .04" = 1mm
Bestseller No. 2
22mm Universal Curved End Metal Watch Band Solid 304 Stainless Steel Adjustable Silver SS Watch...
  • Two tone brushed metal watch band suitable for watches with both straight end and curved end. Total length is 177mm(±3mm) with six removable links....
  • The watch bracelet is cut and crafted from premium 304 stainless steel with great care. Every detail has been taken into account in the manufacturing...
  • High-tech electroplating guarantees our straps retain their fantastic appearance for a long time. Brushed interior links companied by polished...
  • Popular deployment clasp with double push buttons gives you quick release and removal of the band. It is produced ergonomically to make a most...
  • Comes with the band adjustment tool, convenient to adjust the band length according to your wrist size, match your daily style. Especially suitable...
Bestseller No. 3
Handrails for Outdoor Steps, 304 Brushed Stainless Steel Handrail Railing Handrail Stair Rail 1-3...
  • 【 STURDY HANDRAIL】- Our handrails are made of stainless steel 304, which is very strong, safe, stable and beautiful, enough to provide balance and...
  • 【1-4 STEP HANDRAIL 】-Construct with 304 stainless steel post and grip surface.Load Weight:330LB;About 47.24" Length of grip surface - on the top...
  • 【INDOOR/OUTDOOR USE】- The step handrail is with a great look, and stainless steel textures make it an eye-catcher. It is a fantastic railing for...
  • 【PERSONAL DESIGN】- Friendly Design for the old,child,disabled family member,after surgery people;Very solid handrail helps with a high single step...
  • 【EASY TO INSTALL】-1,Pre-assembling the parts;2,Positioning;3,Drill holes with drill bits;4,Mount with masonry bolts;5,Fixed with wrench.
Bestseller No. 4
BI-DTOOL Double BBQ Access Door 304 Brushed Stainless Steel BBQ Island Doors for Outdoor Kitchen,...
  • RECESSED DOOR HANDLE: The hidden design makes the door look better and reduces the chance of accidental bruising. Also, it provides a better hand feel...
  • MATERIALS AND HIGH QUALITY: Our outdoor kitchen access doors are made of high quality 304 stainless steel. This makes our bbq doors stainless steel...
  • FASHION & ELEGANT: With the latest processing technology and seamless design, BI-DTOOL outdoor kitchen cabinet doors are an attractive, elegant...
  • EASY TO INSTALL: Product has Pre-drilled frame holes for easy installation. Also with magnets on top and bottom to keep the cabinet in a tight yet...
  • WIDELY USED: Great for indoor/outdoor kitchens and all other outside weather its rain or shine. Especially for the outdoor kitchen and BBQ island....
Bestseller No. 5
304 Brushed Stainless Steel Corner Guards, Protective Angles, 48" Long (2.5 x 2.5, 16ga, No Hug...
  • Material: 304 Stainless Steel #4 Brush Finish
  • Thickness: 20ga, (.04"), 1mm or 16ga, (.06"), 1.6mm
  • With or without 3/8" returns (hug edges) on both sides so guard fits snug against the wall.
  • Sheared and formed accurately to fit 90 degree corners.
  • Food Grade and FDA compliant corrosion resistant material.
Bestseller No. 6
HaoFst Outdoor Kitchen Doors, 304 Brushed Stainless Steel Double BBQ Access Doors for Outdoor...
  • ★ 304 STAINLESS STEEL CONSTRUCTION & SEAMLESS DESIGN: HaoFst outdoor kitchen access doors made of real 304 stainless steel can be cleaned up well...
  • ★ STYLISH & ELEGANT: Processed by latest brushed finish technologies, HaoFst outdoor kitchen cabinet doors are clean, elegant addition to any...
  • ★ INTEGRATED MAGNETS & ERGONOMIC HANDLE: With magnets on top and bottom, HaoFst outdoor kitchen doors have the ability to keep the 304 stainless...
  • ★ EASY INSTALLATION: Pre-drilled frame holes for easy installation, ready to use in 7 minutes, mainly used in the outdoor kitchen island, backyard...
  • ★ WARRANTY: Backed by 1-year warranty for worry-free shopping experiences; free exchange is guaranteed if the product is defective. Care Tips: 1....
Bestseller No. 7
Neodrain 48-Inch Linear Shower Drain with Tile insert Grate, Professional Brushed 304 Stainless...
  • 【Linear Shower Drain Size】 The size of linear drain is 48 inches in length and 2.75 inches in width. The diameter of outlet is 2 inches.Shallow...
  • 【Material】 The linear shower drain is made of high quality AISI 304 stainless steel, the linear shower drain is also made of special production...
  • 【Linear Shower Drain Accessories】 Open the Grate from both sides of the linear shower drain by using a lifting hook, the strainer can filter hair...
  • 【Design】 The Linear shower drain is the invisible looking design, you can insert any cutted tile on the top of the grate by yourself, After using...
  • 【 Fits US No-Hub coupling】 2" Shower Drain Base can be Purchased Separately: PVC for B06XSQF1VR, B07DNQFBM5; ABS for B07GYQLXVF, not compatible...
Bestseller No. 8
Curved Solid Stainless Steel Brushed Metal Watch Band Strap Buckle Clasp18mm-22mm Silver
  • High quality brushed curved 304 solid stainless steel. Thickness: 3.8mm, Band Length: 175mm-180mm or 7.0 inches
  • Adjustable Strap Length.Easy adjustable. Will ship it with pring bars and tool.
  • Butterfly locking buckle clasp.
  • Stainless steel metal design, PVD technology.
  • Package includes: 1x Stainless Steel Watch Band, 1x Spring Bar Tool, 4x Spring Bars.
Bestseller No. 9
LORDEAR F001082SS Solid Square Ultra Thin 304 Brushed Stainless Steel 12 Inch Adjustable Rain Shower...
  • High Quality rainfall showerhead - the entire material for this shower head body is #304 Stainless Steel; there is no any fragile plastic parts
  • Waterfall, Fully body coverage and adjustable. This shower head with the size of 12 inch and 196 nozzles will definitely offer you best shower...
  • The nozzle is made of silicone; which is much easier to remove the sediment
  • Tools free installation,304 Brushed Stainless Steel, Ultra thin with only 2mm Eco-friendly and make your bathroom look fancy and shining
  • Lifetime warranty for product repairs. For the first three years of purchase, Lordear warrants the defected products or products with quality issue...
Bestseller No. 10
Neodrain 72-Inch Linear Shower Drain with Quadrato Pattern Grate, Professional Brushed 304 Stainless...
  • 【Linear Shower Drain Size】 The size of linear drain is 72 inches in length and 2.75 inches in width. The diameter of outlet is 2 inches. Shallow...
  • 【Shower Floor Drain Material】 The linear shower drain is made of high quality AISI 304 stainless steel, the linear shower drain is also made of...
  • 【Linear Shower Drain Accessories】 Open the Grate from both sides of the linear shower drain by using a lifting hook, the strainer can filter hair...
  • 【Neodrain Service】 If you have any question please feel free to contact us, we'll reply to you in 24 hours.
  • 【Fits US No-Hub coupling】 2" Shower Drain Base can be Purchased Separately: PVC for B06XSQF1VR, B07DNQFBM5; ABS for B07GYQLXVF, not compatible...
Bestseller No. 11
Karpevta Access Door with Vents 30" W X 21" H for Outdoor Kitchen Brushed Flushmount 304 Stainless...
  • PRODUCT SIZE--Overall Dimensions:30"W X21"H, Cutout Dimensions:30"W X21"H.
  • DURABLE & ANTI-CORROSION--This BBQ door is made of solid 304 stainless steel construction (2mm/0.08 in. thickness) for improved anti-rust,...
  • INTEGRATED MAGNETS--With two magnets on side,the outdoor kitchen doors have the ability to keep the cabinet in a tightly sealed yet breathable state,...
  • STYLISH & ELEGANT--Wall BBQ access Door processed by latest brushed finish technologies, our cabinets are a clean, elegant addition to any outdoor...
  • WIDELY USED--Great for indoor/outdoor kitchens and all other outside weather its rain or shine. Especially for the outdoor kitchen and BBQ island....
Bestseller No. 12
Naiture Never Rust 304 Brushed Stainless Steel 18" Linear Shower Drain with Removable Moore Grate
  • Size: 18''L x 3-3/20''W, and outlet dia is 2''.
  • Material: The shower drain was completely made of 304 stainless steel which will be durable and never get rust.
  • It’s easy to remove the irregular strip grate for cleaning.
  • The slanted V-shape design of drain board can lead most flow of water into the shower drain outlet and reduce the remaining water in the channel.
  • The PVC drain flange coupling will be sold separately, the Asin # is B0788MB6NZ.
Bestseller No. 13
10pc 304 Brushed Stainless Steel 2" x 2" 16ga (.060) Square Sheet Metal Plate Weld On Post Cap
  • Material: 304 Stainless Steel #4 Brushed Finish
  • Thickness: 16ga = .060" = 1.52mm
  • Size: 2" x 2"
  • Food Safe and FDA-Compliant Corrosion Material
  • Ships with Plastic Protective Coating to be Removed
Bestseller No. 14
Sink Soap Dispenser, 304 Brushed Stainless Steel Large Capacity 17 OZ Bottle Built in Pump Dispenser
  • High Quality - Sink soap dispenser is made of 304 Stainless steel pump-head & PET transparent bottle, durable to keep the shine, for long-term use and...
  • Easy to Refill - Refill from the top, your purchase includes a large capacity (17 oz.) soap bottle that you can refill from the top of the dispenser....
  • Easy to Squeeze – Easy push self-priming pump of the kitchen sink soap dispenser can swivel 360-Degree
  • Great for Kitchen and Bathroom - Sink soap dispenser pump can easy to spray hand soap, lotion or rinse soap with one hand, and the expansive spout...
  • peration Instructions - Move locking nut, drain washer on threaded flange, insert flat end of pump tube into pump, center washer below flange. To...
Bestseller No. 15
Neodrain 36-Inch Linear Shower Drain- with 2-in-1 Flat & Tile Insert Cover, Brushed 304 Stainless...
  • 【 Linear Shower Drain Size】 The size of linear drain is 36 inches in length and 2.75 inches in width. The diameter of outlet is 2 inches.Shallow...
  • 【Material】 The linear shower drain is made of high quality AISI 304 stainless steel, the linear shower drain is also made of special production...
  • 【Linear Shower Drain Accessories】 Open the Grate from both sides of the linear shower drain by using a lifting hook, the strainer can filter hair...
  • 【Design】 The Linear shower drain is the invisible looking design, you can insert any cutted tile on the top of the grate by yourself, After using...
  • 【 Fits US No-Hub coupling】 2" Shower Drain Base can be Purchased Separately: PVC for B06XSQF1VR, B07DNQFBM5; ABS for B07GYQLXVF, not compatible...
Bestseller No. 16
Kitchen Faucet, COLFULINE Wall Mount Sink Faucet for Kitchen Bathroom Built-in Sinks and Double...
  • 【Wall Mount Kitchen Faucet】11 Inch Kitchen Wall Connection Faucet,Not Only for Built-In Sinks, But Also For Double Sinks.
  • 【360° Swivels 】360° Swivels, Rotating Tube Length 200 Mm, Rotatable 360°, Used for Double Wash Basins.You Can Move The Lever Very Easily.
  • 【Superior Corrosion & Rust-Resistant】304 Brushed Stainless Steel, Lasting Appearance The Finish Resists Flaking and Corrosion Keeps Your Kitchen...
  • 【Unlimited Temperature and Water Volume】Free Conversion of Hot and Cold Water.The Long Handle Can Direct Hot Or Cold Water to Wherever You Want.
  • 【Easy to Install】Pull Out And Water Line Hoses Pre-Install In Kitchen Faucet, Finish Diy Like A Breeze, Save Much Installation Time Under The Sink...
Bestseller No. 17
Heavy Duty Tea Kettle Stovetop Whistling Teakettle Teapot,seamless bottom, Stainless Steel 304,...
  • Heavy duty tea kettle 4L(4.2QT) capacity, the main body is formed from an entire sheet to ensure reliable construction.
  • Reinforced bottom with 3 layers of Stainless steel, Aluminum and Stainless steel, it can improve the thermal conductivity and also ensure long...
  • Food grade stainless steel 304, certified.
  • Ergonomical handle, smooth,sturdy and stay cool, comfortable to lift the tea kettle and take around;
  • Production specification: Weight of 2.6 lbs, bottom diameter of 5.5 inches and overall height 10.8"
Bestseller No. 18
Neodrain 24 Inch Rectangular Linear Shower Drain with Brick Pattern Grate, Brushed 304 Stainless...
  • √ Linear Shower Drain Size: The size of linear drain is 24 inches in length and 2.75 inches in width. The diameter of outlet is 2 inches. Shallow...
  • √ Shower Floor Drain Material: The linear shower drain is made of high quality AISI 304 stainless steel, the linear shower drain is also made of...
  • √ Linear Shower Drain Accessories: Open the Grate from both sides of the linear shower drain by using a lifting hook, the strainer can filter hair...
  • √ Fits US No-Hub coupling, 2" Shower Drain Base can be Purchased Separately: PVC for B06XSQF1VR, B07DNQFBM5; ABS for B07GYQLXVF, not compatible with...
  • √ Neodrain Service: If you have any question please feel free to contact us, we'll reply to you in 24 hours.
Bestseller No. 19
SaniteModar Linear Shower Drain 36 inch with Removable Grate,Brushed 304 Stainless Steel Shower...
  • 【Specification】Linear Shower Drain Size: 36 x 2.8 x 2.5" The diameter of outlet is 2",high displacement with an average of 60 l/min (without...
  • 【Linear Shower Drain Material】Linear Drain is made of high quality AISI 304 stainless steel,the special production technology to prevent corrosion...
  • 【Shower Drain Specification Design】The internal x-shaped design ensures that water flows quickly to the central drain, reducing residual moisture...
  • 【Easy to Install and Clean】Shower Drain comes with two adjustable feet ,It can solve the installation problem effectively caused by the unevenness...
  • 【SaniteModar Service】At SaniteModar which is focused on creating the eternal cleanliness of your bathroom space with the utmost quality.we...
Bestseller No. 20
Bronstarz 60 Inch Linear Shower Drain Channel Drain with Tile Insert Grate, Brushed Nickel 304...
  • -LINEAR SHOWER DRAIN SIZES: 60" length, 3.3" width, 2" central water outlet. 40 L/min High Flow Capability. It can remove the residual moisture at the...
  • -MATERIAL:Constructed with 304 stainless steel, brushed stainless steel finish, corrosion and rust resistant. the satin polished finish guarantees...
  • -CHANNEL DESIGN: V deep slop design creates illusion of drain vanishing into shower floor. It speeds up the outflow of water when you are...
  • -EASY INSTALLATION: The removable grate is easily lifted for cleaning & maintenance. This Linear shower drain is the invisible looking design, you can...
  • -Works with US-standard No Hub Drain Base, compatible 2” PVC Shower Drain. ALSO With CUPC Certified, the linear floor drain is strong enough for a...

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Q: What are the properties of 304 stainless steel?

A: Properties. The 304 stainless steel is classified as a T 300 series austenitic stainless steel alloy, containing a minimum of 8 percent nickel and 18 percent chromium with a maximum of 0.08 percent carbon. This grade of steel also has excellent drawing properties and can be formed into bar, rod or sheet stock.

Q: What does 304 mean in stainless steel?

A: 304 grade stainless steel is known to be the most widely used and flexible austenitic form of stainless steel. It contains 8% nickel and 18% chromium , making it ultra resistant to corrosion and oxidation.

Q: What is the tensile strength of 304 stainless steel?

A: Both 302 and 304 stainless steels offer .29 pounds per cubic-inch density. The tensile strength of 302 and 304 stainless steels are 90,000 pounds per square inch (PSI) and 85,000 psi, respectively.

Q: What is the difference between 304 and 304L?

A: The Difference Between 304 and 304L. The difference between 304 and 304L stainless steel is that 304L has a .03 max carbon and is good for welding whereas 304 has a mid range level of carbon.