Aluminum insect screen, made from aluminum wire, after epoxy or electroplating, it can be powder coated to many different colors like black, grey, green, etc.
Stainless steel insect screen, made from stainless steel wire in steel grade 304 and 316.
The differences of aluminum insect screen from stainless steel insect screen:
The cost of aluminum insect screen is much cheaper than stainless steel insect screen.
The weight of aluminum insect screen is much lighter than stainless steel insect screen.
The hardness of stainless steel insect screen is better than aluminum insect screen.
The surface treatment of aluminum insect screen is much more various than stainless insect screen.
Aluminum insect screen can be recyclable and good for environment protect.
Now stainless steel insect screen are substituting by stainless steel security screen.
Aluminum insect screen is more anti-corrosive, better for moist environment.
Stainless steel insect screen in 316 material is more anti-corrosive than 304 material, 316 stainless steel mesh is the better choice for coastal and tropical regions.