ASTM WK60906

    New Practice for Additive Manufacturing - Process Characteristics and Performance - Metal Powder Bed Fusion Process to Meet Critical Applications

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    WK60906

    1. Scope

    1.1 This practice describes the operation and production control of metal powder bed fusion (PBF) machines and processes to meet critical applications such as commercial aerospace components and medical implants. The requirements contained herein are applicable for production components and mechanical test specimens using powder bed fusion (PBF) with both laser and electron beams. 1.2 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.

    No such standard presently exists.


    Keywords

    AM; PBF

    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:
    10-30-2017

    Technical Contact:
    Amir Farzadfar

    Status:
    Draft Under Development