Stainless Steel Screws

Stainless steel screws are used in a wide range of applications due to their corrosion-resistant properties and durability. AFT Fasteners carries a large inventory of 304/18-8, 316 and 410 stainless steel screws. 

Here are some common industries where stainless steel screws are frequently used:

  1. Construction: Stainless steel screws are widely used in the construction industry for various applications such as fastening metal roofing, attaching drywall, installing windows and doors, framing, and securing fixtures and fittings.

  2. Automotive Industry: Stainless steel screws are employed in the automotive industry for assembling vehicles. They are used in engine components, interior trims, exterior body panels, and other automotive parts.

  3. Electronics: Stainless steel screws are used in electronic devices and appliances due to their resistance to corrosion and electrical conductivity. They are utilized in assembling computer components, electronic enclosures, circuit boards, and other electronic equipment.

  4. Marine Applications: Stainless steel screws are highly sought after in marine environments because they are resistant to rust and corrosion caused by saltwater exposure. They are used in boat construction, shipbuilding, and various marine equipment and fittings.

  5. Outdoor and Garden: Stainless steel screws are ideal for outdoor applications due to their ability to withstand harsh weather conditions. They are commonly used for outdoor furniture, decks, fences, and landscaping projects.

  6. Medical and Pharmaceutical: Stainless steel screws are utilized in medical and pharmaceutical equipment where hygiene and corrosion resistance are crucial. They are commonly used in surgical instruments, orthopedic implants, and medical devices.

  7. Food Processing and Agriculture: Stainless steel screws find applications in the food processing industry, where hygiene and corrosion resistance are essential. They are used in equipment for processing, packaging, and handling food products. In agriculture, they are employed in farm machinery, irrigation systems, and greenhouse structures.

  8. Aerospace and Aviation: Stainless steel screws are used in aerospace and aviation industries due to their strength and resistance to extreme temperature and corrosion. They are employed in aircraft construction, engine components, and other aerospace applications.

These are just a few examples of where stainless steel screws are commonly used. Their versatility and resistance to corrosion make them suitable for various industries and applications. For additional corrosion protection, inquire about AFT's in-house plating processes.