Standard Historical Last Updated: Aug 16, 2017
ASTM F560-05

Standard Specification for Unalloyed Tantalum for Surgical Implant Applications(UNS R05200, UNS R05400)


1.1 This specification covers the chemical, mechanical, and metallurgical requirements for unalloyed tantalum plate, sheet, strip, rod, and wire used in the manufacture of surgical implants.

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.

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Book of Standards Volume: 13.01
Developed by Subcommittee: F04.12
Pages: 3
DOI: 10.1520/F0560-05
ICS Code: 11.040.40