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440F Stainless Steel

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440F Stainless Steel

Durable and Corrosion-Resistant: The Power of 440F Stainless Steel

High hardness values, non-galling, and non-seizing qualities of free-machining steel are commonly used in applications. It should not be used in applications involving gas or liquid under pressure because of its intrinsic porosity.

440F steel alloy can be machined efficiently using all typical processes due to its high sulfur content. Sulfur promotes chip breaking and acts as a lubricant during the machining process. 

Quality 440F Steel

440 steel is readily available by American steel wholesales. Small-quantity purchases will be made through distributors, while large-quantity purchases will be made through mills, with delivery timeframes ranging from 10 to 50 weeks depending on the size and form required. 

If you are one that requires this 440F steel alloy material, Forte Precision Metals guarantees that you will receive the best round bar stocks that meet your requirements.

440F Steel Common Uses

  • Ball bearings 
  • roller bearings
  • knife blades
  • manufactured kitchen accessories
  • Cookware
  • Cutlery
  • Grills
  • Cookers
  • Saucepans
  • sinks

440F Stainless Steel Properties

Physical Properties 


Specific Gravity 

Specific Heat 

Electrical Resistivity 

Melting Point

Modulus of Elasticity Tension 


0.275  (lb / cu. in.)


0.11 (Btu/lb/Deg F – [32-212 Deg F])

361 (microhm-cm (at 68 Deg F))

2700 (Deg F)


440F Stainless Steel Chemical Elements



















0.08 max

0.04 max

0.15 max

1.00 max

0.1 – 0.35


Why Buy a 440f Stainless Steel? 

440f steel is a type of stainless steel with a higher carbon number than the typical 304 grade. It has better corrosion resistance and strength. It is a type of stainless steel commonly used in kitchen appliances and other household items. Also, it is an alloy that consists of chromium, nickel, and molybdenum.

The most important reason to buy 440f steel is that it is more corrosion resistant than other types of stainless steel. This means that it will not rust as quickly as other types of metals, making it an ideal choice for kitchen appliances, sinks, and water heaters.

If you are looking for a material that will last a long time without rusting or corroding, 440f steel is perfect!

Forte Precision Metals is here for you if you need an efficient alloy steel round bar supplier and a centerless ground bar supplier who provides you with quality 440F steel stocks! We work closely with our clients to ensure that their precision ground bars are delivered to the correct specifications.

Get your 440F steel stocks now! Call us or request a quote!

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