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Stainless Steel Stockholder & Supplier

We carry a comprehensive range of stainless steel sheet in metric and imperial sizes depending on the grade of material.

These are stocked in a range of stainless steel sheet sizes and thicknesses and as square tubes, round tubes, round bars, angles, and flats. Unlike many stockholders, we can supply many materials cut to size, not just full sheets or full-lengths.

If you do not see your grade here, please contact our sales team to see if we can source it for you.

What is Stainless Steel?

Steel is a carbon and iron alloy. Steels with at least 10.5 percent chromium, less than 1.2 percent carbon, and other alloying elements are known as stainless steels. This type of iron is mainly protected from rusting and has heat-resistant qualities as a result of the composition.

What are the properties?

Stainless steel has a number of attractive qualities that lead to its extensive use in the manufacturing of parts and components in a variety of industries.

  • Corrosion resistant
  • High tensile strength
  • Very durable
  • Temperature resistant
  • Easy formability and fabrication
  • Low-maintenance (long-lasting)
  • Attractive appearance
  • Environmentally friendly (recyclable)

Stainless Steel Classifications

Typically, there are 5 main classifications of stainless steel. Each is recognised by the alloying substances that impact their microstructure and are given names.

  • Ferritic steels or grade 400 stainless steel
  • Austenitic steels are divided into the 300 series and 200 subcategories
  • Martensitic steel or grade 400 stainless steel
  • Duplex (ferritic-austenitic) stainless steel or grade 2000 steel
  • Precipitation-Hardening (PH) 17-4 PH is also known as stainless steel grade 630.

Nickel Products

GradeRelated Specifications
Nickel Chromium Alloy
N06625/ NA21
BS3076: NA21
ASTM B446 N06625
AMS 56666
Alloy 625
Nickel Copper Alloy
NA18/ N05500
BS3076: NA18
ASTM B865: N05500

Stainless Steel Sheet & Other Products

GradeRelated Specifications
1.4305/ 303BS 303 S31
UNS S30300
DIN 1.4305
DIN 1.4307
18/8 Stainless Steel
1.4301/ 304 DIN 1.4301
UNS S30400
EN 58E 
BS 304 S15
DIN 1.4307
18/8 Stainless Steel
1.4401 / 316DIN 1.4401
UNS S31600
EN 58H 
BS 970 316
S31803/ F51 Duplex Stainless Steel S32205
UNS S31803
Alloy 2205

 EN 1.4462
ASTM A182 / A479
Formerly S39205
S32750/F53 Super Duplex Stainless SteelUNS S32750
Alloy 2507
EN 1.4410

ASTM A182 / A479
Formerly S39275
1.4006/410 Stainless SteelBS970 410 S21
UNS S41000

BS EN 10088
Our Metal Products

We supply steel in the following format:

  • Flat bar
  • Round bar / wire
  • Sheet / plate
  • Coil
  • Profile
  • Hexagon
  • Tube

An invaluable link in your supply chain delivering quality products on time, every time


Stainless Steel Products We Offer

Stainless Steel Sheet & Plate

Generally used in either the construction or food applications. They can also be used in a variety of other industries. However, the grade you would buy all depends on the actual end-use. Our mental bending machine combined with our robust design and manufacturing technology, allows us to provide a huge variety of stainless steel sheet and plates for you. We can cut it down to the size you require and get it delivered to exactly where you need it.

All of our stainless steel sheet and plates conform to the highest British standards available. 

Stainless Steel Bar

A steel bar has a variety of uses. However, due to its durability and corrosion resistance, its an extremely common choice for construction. A steel bar or steel rod can be bought in a couple of different forms.  Either a flat bar or a round bar, depending on your need. 

Here at ILF our experienced design and manufacturing team can provide our stainless steel bars in any form you require. Simply give us a call and one of our metal experts will talk you through all the options available.

Innovation, generation, transmission and connection are at the centre of what we do. We are proud to be leaders in our field of and offer a world-class service to UK and international brands.

We maintain excellent relationships with global suppliers of raw materials and have extensive experience in the sourcing, stockholding and distribution of nonferrous metals.

Customer satisfaction is of the utmost importance to us, which is why we ensure a premium service from Busbar design through to manufacture, plating and finishing, quality inspection and delivery. Our quality standards are matched only by our work ethic and the longevity of our customer relationships speaks volumes.

ILF guarantees:

  • Fulfilment of volume production or one-off requirements
  • The same high-quality service, regardless of project size
  • A wide range of fabrication and finishing services
  • Prompt turnaround on all orders and products
  • On-time delivery, every time
  • Investment in state-of-the-art Busbar manufacturing equipment
  • Accuracy and efficiency
  • A seamless end-to-end service from design, through production and finishing to delivery
  • Exceptional quality control processes with a dedicated inspection centre
  • Helpful advice and guidance at every step
  • We maintain exceptional standards and hold ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 certifications

Offering quality and precision as standard in busbar and metal component supply