Liquids Materials Comparison Chart


Material

Oxidizing Media

Natural Waters

Freshwater

Seawater

 Acid Solutions

 Neutral or Alkaline Solutions

 Ferric Chloride Solutions

 Static or Slow Moving
 Turbulent

 Static or Slow Moving

 Turbulent

 SS 304

6

6

0

6

6

2

5

 SS 316

5

6

1

6

6

3

5

Inconel 600

3

6

1

6

6

4

6

Hastaloy C-276

4

6

5

6

6

6

6

Monel 400

0

5

1

6

6

4

6

Nickel 200

0

5

0

6

6

3

5

Copper Nickel (30% Ni)

 0

4

1

6

6

6

6

Silver

0

2

0

6

6

5

5

Titanium

6

6

2

6

6

6

6

Bronze

0

4

0

6

5

4

1

Ratings
0 - Unsuitable 1 - Poor to fair
2 - Fair 3 - Fair to good
4 - Good 5 - Good to excellent
6 - Normally excellent  

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