TechDevice (Booth 860), a developer and manufacturer of balloons, catheters, guidewires, and components, has expanded its grinding capabilities and capacity with the recent investment and focus on precision grinding.
Offered by MicroLumen Inc. (Booth 1224), polyimide is ideal for critical applications and low-invasive medical devices. Polyimide is a thermoset plastic that has excellent mechanical, thermal, and chemical properties.
S-T Industries Inc. (Booth 1710) offers its new “9700” Series Video Inspection System. The unit is built on an integrated solid granite base and vertical column for superior stability and accuracy. The measuring stage has an anodized 18 x 18 in. top plate with 12 x 12 in. travel, 0.00005 in./0.
Bestoftradeshow.com has recognized Tekscan Inc. (Booth 1137), a provider of force and pressure sensors for product design, quality control, R&D, and/or testing, with the Best of MDM Minneapolis award.
Vesta Inc (Booth 1017), an industry leading contract manufacturer for medical device components and finished device assembly, has announced several significant facility infrastructure investments intended to support its business growth requirements and expand its service offerings.
EPSON Robots (Booth 737), a leader in advanced robotic technology, offers the EPSON C3 Compact 6 axis robot lineup. Providing excellent cycle time, precision, and motion range, the C3 robots provide high performance for even the most demanding and complex applications.
Medical device contract manufacturer Norman Noble Inc. (Booth 1113) has launched Noble UltraLight,
Oliver-Tolas Healthcare Packaging (Booth 1144), a leading supplier of innovative products to the global healthcare market, is developing new product and process innovations for the product branding and anti-counterfeiting needs of medical device and pharmaceutical manufacturers.
The global medical device market exceeded sales of $336 billion in 2008. It is dominated by U.S. companies and is closely followed by increasing demands in Europe and Asia.
Comco Inc. (Booth 1640), an industry leader in the manufacture of micro-abrasive blasters, offers the AccuFlo abrasive blaster. Surgical tools such as scissors, knives, saws, and scalpels are becoming too expensive to throw away after one use.
Globtek's (Booth 549) GTM41076 (up to 6 W) series of wall-interchangeable blade wall plug-in provides double-enforced insulation mechanical configurations and regulated outputs voltage from 5 V to 48 VDC in 0.1 V increments, up to 6 W of continuous output power.
Bal Seal Engineering Inc. (Booth 344), a supplier of high-performance components for electronic devices used in cardiac, neurostimulation and sensing therapies, will be demonstrating its Bal Conn electrical contact at the show.
Boker’s Inc. (Booth 107) offers 665 new washer sizes. The new sizes join the company's line of 23,000 non-standard washer and spacer sizes to effectively provide endless solutions for a broad range of application requirements.
The Blackbelt is a precision benchtop leak test instrument designed for maximum performance and minimal space requirements.
The capabilities of manufacturers are growing to enable the fabrication of components that are extremely tiny, very complex, and incredibly intricate. These advances are leading to medical devices that could not have been developed just a few years ago.