ASTM F629 - 11

    Standard Practice for Radiography of Cast Metallic Surgical Implants

    Active Standard ASTM F629 | Developed by Subcommittee: F04.12

    Book of Standards Volume: 13.01


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    Significance and Use

    The requirements in this practice are intended to control the quality of the radiographic image of cast metallic surgical implants and related weldments.

    1. Scope

    1.1 This practice covers the procedure for radiographic testing of cast metallic surgical implants and related weldments.

    1.2 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard. The values given in parentheses are mathematical conversions to SI units that are provided for information only and are not considered standard.

    1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.


    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    E94 Guide for Radiographic Examination

    E192 Reference Radiographs of Investment Steel Castings for Aerospace Applications

    E1030 Test Method for Radiographic Examination of Metallic Castings

    E1320 Reference Radiographs for Titanium Castings

    E2660 Digital Reference Images for Investment Steel Castings for Aerospace Applications

    E2669 Digital Reference Images for Titanium Castings

    F2895 Practice for Digital Radiography of Cast Metallic Implants


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 11.040.40 (Implants for surgery, prothetics and orthotics)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 42295500(Surgical implants and expanders and extenders and surgical wires and related products)


    DOI: 10.1520/F0629-11

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