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Originally Posted by sawingknots View Post
i expect the 304 will not be a problem in your life time
In a tropical environment 316 ss is much superior over 304. I am even going with bronze where I can as it is even more superior to 316 ss. 316 ss will suffer from staining, corrosion, stress corrosion. 304 is much worse.
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