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Requirements for metallic skeletal pins and wires ISO 5838-1

Normative References  

ISO 5838-1: Implants for surgery - Metallic skeletal pins and wires - Part 1: General requirements

ISO 6892-1: Metallic materials - Tensile testing - Part 1: Method of test at room temperature

This test standard specifies the general requirements for metallic skeletal pins and wires. Amongst others, a static tensile test according ISO 6892-1 is requested. EndoLab® uses an electromechanical load frame equipped with a non-contacting video extensometer for this mechanical test.