AISI type 430 stainless steel balls provide fair to-good corrosion resistance. They resist corrosion from fresh water, steam, food environments, dairy products, nitric acid and many petroleum products and organic material. Applications include balls in cosmetics agitators such as nail polish and eyeliners,as dispenser pump balls and valve balls.

MECHANICAL PROPERTIES      
SIZE RANGE   1.588mm (1/16") up to 2"  
GRADES   100, 200, 500, 1000, 2000  
       
CHEMICAL COMPOSTION      
CHROMIUM   16%-18%  
CARBON   .12% MAX.  
MANGANESE   1% MAX.  
SILICON   1% MAX.  
PHOSHOROUS   .04 % MAX.  
SULPHUR   .03% MAX.  
       
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS      
CORROSION RESISTANCE   FAIR TO GOOD  
MAGNETIC   YES  
       
GENERAL USAGE      
COSMETIC AGITATOR (NAIL POLISH & EYELINER), DISPENSER PUMPS, VALVES
       

Abbott Ball stanless 430 comparative chart