Hairline Stainless Steel

Hairline Stainless Steel

Hairline Stainless Steel Manufacturer in China

Hairline stainless steel is also known as HL finish stainless steel. It has a clearly defined directional finish with continuous grinding lines. The sheet’s surface is dazzling, covered in thin lines. It can be done in different hues including gold, black, yellow, and other colors.

Tuolian offers hairline stainless steel frequently utilized in architectural applications. It is created by polishing with 150 and 180 grit abrasive in a state-of-the-art polishing line. Fundamental materials are 304, 316L, 430 to 441. However, we also do #60, #120… #320 as per customer request.

SS Hairline Finish Properties

Longer Lasting
Longer Lasting
Simple to Maintain
Simple to Maintain
No Physical Harm
No Physical Harm

Different Types of Hairline Finishes

D-HL (Defined Hairline)

  • Specialized grinding technique
  • Grain size can be adjusted

Scratch HL (Scratch Hairline)

  • Quality finish equivalent to material provider
  • Suitable for both interior and exterior products
Different Types of Hairline Finishes
Available Sizes

Available Sizes

Grade Type Thickness
304/304L Coil/Sheet 0.43.0
316L Coil/Sheet 0.5-3.0
430 Coil/Sheet 0.4-3.0
441 Coil/Sheet 0.4-3.0

Other material grades offered include 201, 202, 301, 310S, 316, 316Ti, 317, 317L, 321, and 410.

HL Stainless Steel Typical Applications

The hairline surface is extremely neat. It provides more than simply a dazzling appearance. which makes it frequently used in various architectural uses. The following applications include:

  • Elevator Panels, Escalators, Building Facades, Column Cladding
  • Indoor and Outdoor Decorations, Instrumentation, Electrical Control Panels,
  • Automobile Industry, Airport Conveyors, Railways, Coaches, Shopfronts, Malls
  • Signage, Interiors, Machinery, Exhibition, Commercial Appliance, Home Appliance
  • Cookware for Business and Home Use, and so on.
HL Stainless Steel Typical Applications
Hairline Finish Stainless Steel Cost

Hairline Finish Stainless Steel Cost

The cost of a stainless steel hairline finish mostly depends on the material grade, the standard, the production method, etc. Basically, price affects customization.

Before setting the price, we must take these reference criteria into account. The most cost-effective sheet for your decoration is the best.

If you have questions about the cost of stainless steel hairlines, you’re welcome to contact us.

Get a customized quote now.

Hairline Stainless Steel Specifications

Grades 201, 304, 316, 316L, 430, 904L, etc
Diameter 0.50 to 5.00mm thicknesses, or  special size as per request
Material Width ≤ 1500mm, ≤ 2000mm
Material Length 2500,3000, ≤ 6000mm
Standard Sizes 1000mmx2000mm, 1219mmx2438mm, 1219mmx3048mm, etc.
Surface Color Bronze, silver, black, brown, gold, nickel silver, and so on.
Standard: ASTM, AISI,  SUS, GB, EN, SGS, BV, ISO, etc.
Custom Options Patterns, sizes, and colors can be offered with MOQ

Hairline Finish Stainless Steel Manufacturer 1
The Production Process

The hairline surface can be applied to several treatments, such as PVD, etching, and other methods. It can be integrated with additional artwork techniques like bead blasting, vibration, part mirror, etc.

We select various processing procedures depending on their intended usage, including:

  • Electroplating
  • Water electroplating, and;
  • Ink Process
Hairline Finish Stainless Steel Manufacturer 2
Our Quality Control

After cleaning and drying, our inspector would examine the surface’s quality under a light. And, if the quality was confirmed, coat the PVC film. We have a consistent production process and pre-delivery inspections, too.

Additionally, we can offer customers expert after-sales service.

Category of Hairline Finish Stainless Steel to Choose

Based on the Materials
Based on the Materials

The following materials are typically used to make hairline stainless steel:

  • 304-grade
  • 201-grade
  • 403-grade and so on.
Based on Colors
Based on Colors

Colored hairline stainless steel has exquisite visual qualities. It comes in various colors, including:

  • Black – More vibrant and can be used in hotels and other upscale establishments.
  • Gold – Provide opulent and brilliant appearance.
  • Bronze – possesses both vibrant, long-lasting colors. High strength corrosion resistance.
Based on the Patterns
Based on the Patterns

Common stainless steel hairlines include:

  • Straight wire patterns
  • Snowflake patterns
  • Nylon patterns, etc.
Does HL Stainless Steel Rust?

Hairline stainless steel has a visible grain matte finish.

This can rust over time.

Once the protective surface coating has worn off.

How is Rust Removed from Hairline Stainless Steel?

Recommended to utilize gentle cleaning agents to get rid of the rust without harming the metal.

Surface rust can be removed by using baking soda.

It can also be removed using water or cleaner with oxalic acids, such as Bar Keeper’s Friend Soft Cleanser.

If using baking soda and water, rub the baking soda in the direction of the grain using a delicate cloth or bristle brush.

Related Material

Choose the stainless steel grade you need, for any use, Tuolian always gives you the best solution.

One Stop Stainless Steel Supply.

Whether you need stainless steel materials for your business or fabrication projects, TuoLian is your best supplier. You can find all types, grades, and thicknesses based on your needs. Guaranteed that we provide the best quality at a reasonable cost.
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