ASTM F1472

ASTM F1472
Revision: “-14” issued 2014
Alloy: 6AL-4V (UNS R56400)
Product Forms: Wrought Titanium-6Aluminum-4Vanadium Alloy for Surgical
Implant Applications (Bars, Forgings, Sheet, Strip, Plate)

Composition Analysis
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 ksiElongation: 8 – 10%
Yield: 120 – 126 ksiReduction 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
  • Microstructure
  • Surface Contamination

Disclaimer
The use of this information is strictly voluntary. Information may contain typographical errors, and should be used as a guideline only. This Material Spec Sheet contains generalizations and is in no way a substitution for the ASTM F1472 specification.

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Changes may be made to the information contained herein.

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