ASTM F543

SKU: ASTM F543.

ASTM F543

Test Methods for Metallic Bone Screws

Describes numerous test methods for metallic bone screws including: torsional strength, breaking angle, axial pullout strength, insertion torque, removal torque and measurement of self-tapping force. Depending on the application of the screw, certain tests may be applied to evaluate different strength characteristics required for in vivo efficacy.