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Materials Processing

Versatile Grade TPU for Injection Molding

July 14, 2014 9:05 pm | by MDT Staff | Product Releases | Comments

APS Elastomers has developed a versatile thermoplastic polyurethane specifically formulated for injection molding applications. The polyester-based TPU exhibits excellent abrasion resistance and toughness and has good hydrolytic stability, oil, fuel and solvent resistance...

LISTED UNDER: Elastomers | Polyurethanes | Thermoplastic Elastomers

Advanced Alumina Ceramic Finds Niche in Oncology Equipment

June 18, 2014 7:46 pm | by MDT Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Thanks to its excellent dielectric properties and a reliable surface finish, a high-quality alumina ceramic from Morgan Advanced Materials is now being successfully used in radiotherapy equipment for oncology treatment...

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New Medical Elastomers for Wire and Cable Outperform TPVs

February 4, 2014 5:10 pm | by MDT Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Minnesota Wire has replaced the thermoplastic vulcanizate (TPV) elastomers that are standard in such applications with new styrenic thermoplastic elastomer (TPE-S) compounds from Teknor Apex Company, citing better performance initially and after autoclaving, superior processing, and an enhanced look and feel in the end product...

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Patented Alloy Provides Breakthrough Parts Characteristics and One-Step Parts Processing

June 11, 2013 5:21 pm | by MDT Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Based on a scientific breakthrough developed at Caltech, the Department of Defense, and NASA, Liquidmetal Technologies has introduced an amorphous metal alloy that can be used in the production of highly complex parts via an efficient injection-molding process.

LISTED UNDER: Molding | Metals

Composite Clad Metal Wire Replaces Pure Platinum, Gold, Silver

June 5, 2013 5:25 pm | by MDT Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Composite clad metal wire that can be formulated to improve the performance characteristics of precious metal solid wire at a small fraction the cost is available from Anomet Products. Anomet Precious Metal Clad Wire can be formulated to accentuate specific performance characteristics such as strength, radiopacity and corrosion-, contact-, or temperature-resistance. 

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GW Silicones

June 3, 2013 3:25 pm | GW Plastics, Inc. | Products

GW Silicones, a division of GW Plastics, Inc., delivers cost-effective, single-source solutions for precision Liquid Injection Molding (LIM) and manufacture of Liquid Silicone Rubber (LSR) components and assemblies. GW Silicones specializes in application-specific material selection, product design and development, in-house precision tooling, and advanced Liquid Injection Molding (LIM) technologies designed to eliminate waste and ensure the highest quality products. Along with a variety of contract manufacturing services such as heat curing, sterilization, assembly, pad printing, and packaging, GW Silicones is a trusted partner for quick prototypes, flawless launch and reliable continuous production.

LISTED UNDER: Injection Molding | Insert Molding | Molding

Addition Cured Silicone for Biocompatibility and Cytoxicity

May 21, 2013 2:43 pm | by MDT Staff | Master Bond, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The MasterSil 153Med has been introduced by Master Bond. The two part silicone with a paste consistency features a convenient one to one mix ratio by weight, and does not require exposure to air and humidity for cross-linking. It has a long working life of 5-7 hours and will not outgas while curing.

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From Almost Invisible to 1.0mm Thick Foils for Research Applications

April 30, 2013 5:23 pm | by MDT Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Foils as thin as 0.00025mm are among the many foils available from Goodfellow for research and product development. More than 50 pure metals and approximately 100 alloys are represented in the company’s full line of foils, with some of them – rolled or deposited in Goodfellow’s own production department – not available from any other supplier.

LISTED UNDER: Foils | Metals | Alloys
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Engineered Metal Solutions to Showcase at MD&M East Exposition

April 30, 2013 4:56 pm | by MDT Staff | Product Releases | Comments

ATW Companies will be highlighting its leadership in engineered metal solutions for medical devices at the MD&M East Exposition, Booth #3434 from June 18-20, 2013 at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Non-Phthalate Plasticizer Portfolio

April 26, 2013 3:20 pm | by MDT Staff | Product Releases | Comments

Eastman Chemical Company today announced it will expand its non-phthalate plasticizer portfolio with the addition of Eastman 168 SG (sensitive grade) non-phthalate plasticizer. Eastman 168 SG non-phthalate plasticizer is an enhanced grade of the industry-leading Eastman 168 non-phthalate plasticizer.

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Sheeting

April 26, 2013 1:59 pm | Specialty Silicone Fabricators | Products

At SSF, we can develop sheeting from both high consistency silicone rubber (HCR) and from liquid silicone rubber (LSR). Our expertise in this area is demonstrated by our Gel-Spandex sheeting (US Patent 7,645,916 B2) and our patent pending on LSR reinforced sheeting. We can consistently maintain sheeting thickness from 0.0254mm (0.001") to 5.08mm (0.200") and can fabricate to your precise specification. Our silicone sheeting is latex-free and can be laminated to many substrates. Sheeting and film production are carried out in cleanrooms certified Class 10,000 / ISO 7. Additionally, all production is FDA QSR, 21 CFR Part 820 and cGMP compliant.

LISTED UNDER: Sheet/Film | Silicone

Extrusion

April 26, 2013 1:28 pm | Specialty Silicone Fabricators | Products

At SSF, our extrusion process is unrivaled. We can vary the inside and outside to your exact specifications. Nothing is too small, too fine or too complicated for our engineers and designers. We are able to layer cross sections from many types of materials to create a product with unique features. Our processes can create a myriad of designs – thin walled, thick walled, ribbed, perforated or split. And we can design any profile of formed extrusions including bends, coils, or pigtails in single or multiple planes. We’ve even developed close tolerance multi-lumen silicone tubing with inner lumens that spiral or twist to a desired pitch. We fabricate to your personal specifications.

LISTED UNDER: Extrusion | Full Service Contract Manufacturing | Design Services

Precision Die Cutting Produces Medical Parts to Specification

February 7, 2013 4:07 pm | by MDT Staff | Product Releases | Comments

If you need custom fabricated precision filters, gaskets, membranes, seals, shields, spacers, and related parts for medical applications, check with Interstate Specialty Products, Inc.

LISTED UNDER: Die Cutting | Plastic | Sheet/Film

NeoTorque

November 21, 2012 11:16 am | NeoMetrics, Inc. | Products

NeoTorque™ Straightening Based on our proprietary NeoTorque process technology, NeoMetrics is proud to offer excellent torque response in its families of nitinol and Triton™ alloy guidewires. If the core wire hasn’t been straightened before grinding, processing and assembly, it won’t be torqueable! -Torque response for maximum clinical performance

LISTED UNDER: Wire Forming | Metals | Material Testing

ZTG (Zero Transition Guidewire)

November 21, 2012 11:08 am | NeoMetrics, Inc. | Products

ZTG™ (Zero Transition Guidewire) is a Seamless and atraumatic core to coil transition. NeoMetrics developed the ZTG guidewire technology to achieve an atraumatic core-to-coil transition. This seamless transition aids in catheter advancement over the wire and also minimizes any vascular trauma – especially useful in clinical situations where certain vessels are prone to vasospasm. -The seamless transition of the ZTG guidewire offers a significant clinical benefit Proprietary patented technology and strategic advantage

LISTED UNDER: Design Services | Prototyping | Metals

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