Compared to other metals, this SS stud is more corrosion resistant. The chromium oxide layer will shield the metal, preventing corrosion and tarnishing, as long as there is enough chromium present. Due to the high strength of this stainless steel stud, it can withstand tough, corrosive conditions as well as locations with high temperatures. Due to its resistance to corrosion and scratches, stainless steel makes maintenance simple. Additionally, cleaning it is simple. In the long run, you will save money by using this SS stud rather than another fastening.