What are the specifications of Formula's external hardware and fasteners?
Swim ladders, bow and hand rails, rub rail insert: 316L stainless steel
Stern eyes, bimini bows (frames) and associated hardware, s.s. windshields: 316 stainless steel
Deck Cleats: 316 Cast stainless steel parts (Attwood custom logo)
All fasteners – internal & external - are to be either 316L or Chromium Plated 304 – exception are some brass fasteners. As of November 2006, gunwale screws will be changed to 304 w/Chromium Plating and the washers will be converted to 316. See attachment for salt spray testing involving 304, 316 and 304 w/Chromium Plating