Stainless steel needle tubing - ISO 9626

ISO 9626 - Stainless steel needle tubing for the manufacture of medical devices — Requirements and test methods


The ISO 9626 standard specifies requirements and test methods for the tubes manufactured for needles as component used in medical devices. Additional performance testing on the tube aspect may be required when the component is incorporated in the ready-to-use device.

The following test methods are described:

  • Test method for stiffness of tubing
  • Test method for resistance of tubing to breakage
  • Test method for resistance to corrosion