ASTM International - ASTM F1580-01
Standard Specification for Titanium and Titanium-6 Aluminum-4 Vanadium Alloy Powders for Coatings of Surgical Implants
|Publication Date:||10 October 2001|
|ICS Code (Implants for surgery, prosthetics and orthotics):||11.040.40|
|ICS Code (Titanium and titanium alloys):||77.120.50|
1.1 This specification covers the requirements for unalloyed titanium and Ti-6Al-4V alloy powders for use in fabricating coatings on titanium alloy implants.
1.2 Powders covered under this specification may be used to form coatings by sintering or thermal spraying techniques.
1.3 This specification covers powder requirements only. It does not address properties of the coatings formed from them.