ASTM: ASTM A240 (Standard Specification for Chromium and Chromium-Nickel Stainless Steel Plate, Sheet, and Strip for Pressure Vessels and for General Applications.)
Characteristics: Semi-smooth, dull grey finish, mill finish.
Workability: Good candidate for some processing techniques. Great corrosion resistance.
Applications: Used where corrosion resistance is required, and a polished finish is not needed.