ASTM WK26106

    New Specification for Material Qualification for Additive Processes

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    Developed by Subcommittee: F42.05 | Committee F42 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Scope

    Define procedures and requirements for qualifying materials produced by additive manufacturing processes.

    Additive manufacturing technologies and processes are constantly appearing, evolving and improving. In order to ensure the quality, integrity and performance of material produced using additive processes, qualification procedures and requirements need to be defined, substantiated, implemented and maintained. This specification will be used by government, industry and purchasers of additive products.


    mechanical testing, metallography, inspection, destruct article

    The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.

    Citing ASTM Standards
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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    David Abbott

    Draft Under Development