ASTM International - ASTM F560-05
Standard Specification for Unalloyed Tantalum for Surgical Implant Applications(UNS R05200, UNS R05400)
|Publication Date:||1 May 2005|
|ICS Code (Implants for surgery, prosthetics and orthotics):||11.040.40|
1.1 This specification covers the chemical, mechanical, and metallurgical requirements for unalloyed tantalum plate, sheet, strip, rod, and wire used in the manufacture of surgical implants.
1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.