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Best SS type to accept Mirror Like Polish





September 13, 2010

Which type of Stainless steel is best for a mirror like finish/polish. I am considering type 304 ss.

Rob Janessian
Student - Simi Valley, California



October 18, 2010

Really depends on what you're making. Either way, the finish has nothing to do with the grade. The grade is dependent on what you are using it for. 304 is the most common unless there is a high requirement for acid protection. Then go to 316.

Robin Thede
metal finishing - Toronto, Ontario, Canada


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