Standard Specification for Wrought Titanium - 6Aluminum - 4Vanadium ELI (Extra Low Interstitial) Alloy (UNS R56401) for Surgical Implant Applications
|Publication Date:||10 April 1998|
|ICS Code (Implants for surgery, prosthetics and orthotics):||11.040.40|
1.1 This specification covers the chemical, mechanical, and metallurgical requirements for wrought annealed titanium - 6aluminum - 4vanadium ELI (extra low interstitial) alloy (R56401) to be used in the manufacture of surgical implants.
1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The metric equivalents in parentheses are provided for information only.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appro-priate safety and health practices and determine the applica-bility of regulatory limitations prior to use.