Revision: “-20a” issued 2020
Alloy: 6AL-4V (UNS R56400)
Product Forms: Wrought Titanium-6Aluminum-4Vanadium Alloy for Surgical
Implant Applications (Bars, Forgings, Sheet, Strip, Plate)
|Aluminum: 5.5 – 6.75%||Nitrogen (Maximum): 0.05%|
|Vanadium: 3.5 – 4.5%||Hydrogen (Maximum): 0.015%|
|Iron (Maximum): 0.30%||Yttrium (Maximum): 0.005%|
|Oxygen (Maximum): 0.20%||Titanium: Balance|
|Carbon (Maximum): 0.08%|
|Tensile Properties (Minimums)*|
|Tensile: 130 – 135 ksi||Elongation: 8 – 10%|
|Yield: 120 – 126 ksi||Reduction of Area: 15 – 25%|
*Tensile property requirements vary based on orientation, section thickness/diameter, and cognizant engineering organization requirements.
Required Acceptance Tests
- Chemical Composition
- Tensile Properties
- Surface Contamination
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