Active Standard ASTM F2989 | Developed by Subcommittee: F04.12
Book of Standards Volume: 13.02
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1.1 This specification covers the chemical, mechanical, and metallurgical requirements for three grades of metal injection molded (MIM) unalloyed titanium components in two types to be used in the manufacture of surgical implants.
1.3 Values in either inch-pound or SI are to be regarded separately as standard. The values stated in each system may not be exact equivalents; therefore each system shall be used independent of the other. Combining values from the two systems may result in non-conformance with the specification.
ICS Number Code 11.040.40 (Implants for surgery, prothetics and orthotics)