ASTM WK34079

    Work Item: ASTM WK34079 - New Specification for Wrought Titanium-3Aluminum-2.5Vanadium Alloy for Surgical Implant Applications (UNS R56320)

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    1. Scope

    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.


    metals (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.

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    Technical Contact:
    Mark Ransick


    F04 (13-06)

    Ballot Item Approved as F3046/F3046M-2013 and Pending Publication