Sandvik 5R62/3R65 medical wire

Wire Datasheet

Datasheet updated 2017-01-19 12:33 (supersedes all previous editions)

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Sandvik 5R62 and Sandvik 3R65 are austenitic stainless steels alloyed with molybdenum. Sandvik 3R65 is a low carbon version of Sandvik 5R62.

The grades are characterized by:

  • Good resistance to general corrosion and better resistance to pitting than ASTM 304, because of the alloying with Mo
  • High tensile strength

Standards

  • ASTM: 316/316L
  • UNS: S31600/ S31603
  • ISO: 316/316L
  • EN Number: 1.4401/1.4404
  • EN Name: X5CrNiMo17-12-2/X2CrNiMo17-12-2
  • W.Nr.: 1.4401/1.4404
  • JIS: SUS316/SUS316L

Product Standards

  • ASTM F899
  • ISO 16061

Disclaimer: Sandvik is not providing any products or services that are intended or may be construed to be recommending or otherwise advising on, in any manner, the design, suitability, appropriateness or effectiveness, from a medical/biological/safety perspective, of any medical material, instrument and/or medical device.