Fiber abrasive brushes are being used to deburr molded plastic pieces for the medical products industry. The Bradex® fiber abrasive brushes are utilized by a company that manufactures plastic trays for surgical and medical kits.
HaloShield is an innovative coating technology that prolongs and strengthens chlorine's proven ability to kill antibiotic-resistant bacteria such as MRSA and other viruses.
• Carpenter Technology Corp., Wyomissing, PA, has enhanced its online technical information database for design engineers and material specifiers. Readers can access the database any time at no charge.
Zontec, Cincinnati, OH, is offering a free evaluation of its Synergy 2000 statistical process control software for quality assurance professionals. Synergy 2000 is used in quality management applications to monitor and react to process variation during production and inspection.
MICS-enabled implantable medical devices are just starting to appear in the marketplace. This exclusive report provides a summary of the FCC rules governing MICS devices, an overview of a new low-power 402-405 MHz RF transceiver, and implications for the future.
The Project: To figure out the design and manufacture of microelectronics circuits used inside a complex new artificial spinal disc. The Solution: Create a miniaturized packaging solution that fits the electronics into a volume of less than two cubic centimeters.
Not only can automation save valuable time and money, but it can also keep product manufacturing inside the U.S. This exclusive report explores how automation is keeping medical devices closer to home. Eighty percent of the manufacturing cost is built into the product in the initial design.
The Project: To develop a torque-limiting wrench for a new cervical spine system under time and money constraints. The Solution: Use 3D CAD software and the Internet to communicate design concepts by e-mail and then turn the 3D model into an exact replica of the part in a few hours.
The De-Tailer hot-air stretch film sealer conforms to load surfaces with irregularities up to two inches high, and positively seals the film tail with hot-air, before cutting and wiping, for a clean, tight wrap that won't droop or snag.
The LX-100 is a SUNX brand digital mark and color detection sensor. With a high resolution A/D converter, automatic optimal LED selection function, and an ultra fast response time, this sensor is available in a compact design at an affordable price.
Company offers fast turnaround on R&D, testing, and validation. They have on-site testing capabilities and procedures, FDA- and EPA-approved facilities, and intimate familiarity with regulatory and approval processes.
The FMB210 monobloc vial filling and capping machine enables pharmaceutical and biotech filling operations to achieve a 50% increase in output capacity with maximum flexibility within minimum floor space requirements.
Flexi 6648 foil laminate is ideally suited for overwrapping materials (such as towelettes or gauze) impregnated with liquids and lotions. It features PET/foil/clear PE.
LeakMatic in-line and LeakPointer stand-alone non-destructive package leak detectors quickly and accurately monitor packages to provide a reliable water-free leak test of shipping cases and/or individual boxes containing products packaged in paperboard, film, foil, or cans.