ASTM WK43464

    New Specification for Molybdenum-Rhenium Alloys for Medical Use

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    Developed by Subcommittee: F04.12 | Committee F04 | Contact Staff Manager


    1. Scope

    Scope: This specification standardizes the composition of the alloy and relates it to specific treatments during processing to achieve stated properties. The standard will be used to identify the alloy with respect to the end use by scientists and engineers, designers, regulatory bodies and government agencies around the world based on previous clinical and pre-clinical characterization proving safe use in humans.


    molybdenum-alloy, rhenium alloy, rhenium, body centered cubic

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

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:

    Technical Contact:
    Udayan Patel

    Draft Under Development