Here's a brief description of each version:
Heated Steel - Cut from cold rolled steel, hand polished, heat colored, and sealed.
Aluminum - These are cut from 5052 Aluminum, hand polished, detail ground, and sealed.
Stainless Steel - Cut from T304 Stainless Steel, hand polished, detail ground, and heat colored. This version is not sealed and has no coatings.As with all of our heat colored products: The more light that hits these pieces, the nicer they look.
This piece is shipped ready to install with built-in mounting bracket and stand-offs which space it away from the wall approximately 1".
All photos were taken with adequate lighting. The colors will appear more subdued in less than ideal lighting conditions.