ASTM International - ASTM F899-02
Standard Specification for Stainless Steel for Surgical Instruments
|Publication Date:||10 April 2002|
|ICS Code (Surgical instruments and materials):||11.040.30|
1.1 This specification covers the requirements for stainless steel billet, bar, and wire used for the manufacture of surgical instruments. Billet or bar intended for forging into special shapes may also be purchased in accordance with this specification.