Lean Duplex – Competitive alternative to AISI 304 / 316L

Lean Duplex offer a superior combination of high strength and corrosion resistance, enable thinner structures and weight reduction, in addition to lower life cycle cost.

A person standing between steel coils

Duplex stainless steel is known for an improved balanced chemistry of chromium, molybdenum and nitrogen content, allowing less nickel content and results in a better price stability.

With a Nickel price up nearly 60% since mid-March 2020, Lean Duplex can serve as a very competitive alternative to AISI 304 / 316L in the most demanding applications

Sverdrup Steel offer a wide stock program for 1.4162 / LEAN DUPLEX UNS S32101 / LDX 2101 and 1.4362 / LEAN DUPLEX UNS S32304 / EDX 2304 to suit the need of every project and ready for global shipments from our warehouses in Norway, Sweden and Germany.

Our thickness range for plates runs from 1,50 up to include 50 mm thickness and we can also supply coil in 1500 and 2000 mm width cut to length after the customers specifications.

With in-house capabilities for both plasma, laser and water jet cutting, we can provide cut from plate details in simple and more complex shapes.

Did you know that we also have hot rolled angle bars and square hollow sections in 1.4362 / LEAN DUPLEX UNS S32304 / EDX 2304 on stock? If you have any questions or need more information, please contact our global sales team.

Published: 14 Jan 21

By: Elisabeth Kruiderink