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Family of Blends Useful for Hand-Held Medical Device Applications

August 5, 2009 10:43 am | Eastman Chemical Company | Product Releases | Comments

Trilliant HC blends are well-suited for hand-held medical-device applications, such as diagnostic tools, blood-glucose meters, pulse oximeters, and battery-powered feeding pumps, in which close contact with the skin and cleaning with chemicals is common.

Polycarbonate Resin Developed for Thin-Wall Applications

August 5, 2009 10:43 am | Bayer Materialscience, Llc | Product Releases | Comments

The Makrolon Rx2435 polycarbonate resin is a medical grade that addresses the increasing demand for a radiation sterilizable material for thin-wall medical applications. Like Makrolon Rx2530 polycarbonate, the Rx2435 exhibits a balance of mechanical strength and toughness.

Leak Detectors Offered With Communication Capabilities

August 5, 2009 10:43 am | Intertech Development Company | Product Releases | Comments

Medical device and medical supply manufacturers with applications requiring high speed leak testing of parts (from several cubic centimeters to several liter volumes) can now integrate leak testing into test-intensive assembly operations using the M-1075-Y mass flow leak detectors.


Coin Vibration Motor Family of Brush/Brushless DC Types

August 5, 2009 10:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Brush and brushless DC vibration motors are aimed at a wide range of applications. These 10 mm OD coin shaped devices include the brushless DC vibration motor, the LBV10L at 3.4 mm thick, LBV10B at 3.0 mm thick, and the slimmer LBV10C at 2.35 mm thick. Excitation voltage is a universal 3.0 VDC.

High-tech Ultrasonic Welding of Thermoplastics

August 5, 2009 10:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

The ultrasonic welding machine HiQ evolution focuses on energy efficiency, user-friendliness, the upcoming New Machinery Directive, and ergonomics.

Advanced Fabrication Technology for Thin-Walled Urethane Extrusions

August 5, 2009 10:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

Advanced technology for producing thin walled, large diameter, low durometer urethane extrusions is available. Commonly used in minimally invasive medical devices, such extrusions have been fraught with manufacturability challenges.

Detect Switches Designed for ATCA, AMC Use

August 5, 2009 10:43 am | C&K Components | Product Releases | Comments

A broad line of detect switches for ATCA (advanced telecom computing architecture) and AMC (advanced mezzanine card) use in portable medical equipment is available.

Hydrocolloid Technology and Ultra-Thin Adhesives Offer Design Solutions

August 5, 2009 10:43 am | Vancive Medical Technologies™ | Product Releases | Comments

Nimbus antimicrobial technology has been applied to adhesives for the purpose of combating infection. It is a next generation antimicrobial technology that is non-leaching, non-toxic, long-lasting, and not blocked by organics, such as blood, urine, or perspiration.


Non-Molded SMD Reed Switches Offer Low-Cost Solution

August 5, 2009 10:43 am | Master Distributors | Product Releases | Comments

This line of MK23 Non-Molded SMD Reed Switches is developed specifically for SMD mounting. These low-cost "naked" reed switches are for a range of applications that includes medical equipment.

Mass Gas Flow Sensor has Broad Range of Medical Applications

August 5, 2009 10:43 am | Product Releases | Comments

The D6F-10/20/50 series mass gas flow sensor features 10, 20, and 50 LPM models in a compact body [78 (L) × 30 (W) × 30 (H) mm] with multiple port size options available.

Enhanced Optic Level Sensors Feature Wide Voltage/Temperature Ranges

August 5, 2009 10:43 am | Gems Sensors Inc. & Controls | Product Releases | Comments

The enhanced ELS-1150 series offers high-performing electro-optic level switches for difficult customer applications. At 1.38? long, the series is upgraded with a micro processor board design to provide a wide range of capabilities including sinking, sourcing, and time delay outputs.

In-Line Biomechanical Load Cell Available With USB Option

August 5, 2009 10:43 am | Futek Advanced Sensor Technology, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

This in-line load cell with a USB output option, the LCM300, is a tension and compression built for endurance, press, or inline applications.

Li/CFx Battery Technology Features End-of-Life Capability

August 5, 2009 10:43 am | Eaglepicher Medical Power | Product Releases | Comments

The Lithium Carbon Monofluoride (Li/CFx) battery technology has end-of-life capability. The

High-Voltage Power Supplies Feature Lower Power Output

August 5, 2009 10:43 am | Ultra Volt, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The "V" Series and "M" Series represent a stark difference from the company's previous product line, specifically due to their small size and lower power output.

Lithium Battery Withstands -80 & #176;C

August 5, 2009 10:43 am | Tadiran, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Long life 3.6 V lithium thionyl chloride cells are capable of delivering continuous around-the-clock power for 20+ years in temperatures as low as -80°C.


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