This specification covers the chemical, mechanical, and metallurgical requirements for wrought Titanium-3Aluminum-2.5Vanadium alloy (R56320) to be used in the manufacture of surgical implants.
Ti 3Al-2.5V alloy is currently being used as an implant for multiple applications and only the only implant application is for this alloy is tubing (F2146). Presently an industrial grade alloy standard is being used to qualify the material being used.
Keywordsmetals (for surgical implants); titanium alloys; titanium alloys (for surgical implants); wire
The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.Back to Top
Ballot Item Approved as F3046/F3046M-2013 and Pending Publication