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Stainless side bars

OZZIEBOY
25-09-10, 19:30
These look like a good deal wonder what grade steel they use??
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http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/NEW-VW-Transporter-SWB-T4-Stainless-Steel-Side-Bars-T4-/260667838983?pt=UK_Commercial_Trucks&hash=item3cb1039207

welsh-dragon
03-12-10, 08:43
316L is the proper grade marine stainless steel, but most companys use 304 which is a marine grade but not as good as 316L,
and 304 is much cheaper. 316L will out last 304.

jkay
03-12-10, 18:17
316L is the proper grade marine stainless steel, but most companys use 304 which is a marine grade but not as good as 316L,
and 304 is much cheaper. 316L will out last 304.

totally agree with you on the stainless grade thing but even 304 will out last most vans lol