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post #20 of Old 02-03-2013
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Re: rusting stainless

Put a magnet on it. If it sticks or offers resistance then the SS is a 400 (martensitic) series SS. The 400 series SS is more likely to rust. The 300 series (autenitic) is non-magnetic, unless severely worked, and less likely to rust.

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