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What is an operating room scalpel made of?

What is an operating room scalpel made of?

What is an operating room scalpel made of?

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What grade of stainless steel, 303, 304, 316... are operating room hand tools such as a scalpel, laryngoscope blade, or a forceps made of?
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RE: What is an operating room scalpel made of?

410 grade of stainless steel  is more often used for hospital knives etc. These are magnetic in nature but are sharp and strong.

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