Demand for implantable medical devices will increase over 10% annually to $36.4 billion in 2009. An expanding prevalence of heart, orthopedic, neurological, visual, and urinary disorders coupled with new, high value-added product introductions will promote gains.
Company will make its thin-film coating capability available to customers who need optical coating services for their own substrates.
The PC-controlled Scepter is optimized for the automated polishing of various medical devices that incorporate fiber optic lightguides. Instruments such as catheters, endoscopes, probes, illumination bundles, image fibers, and laser delivery cables are processed, resulting in scratch-free surfaces.
Company has increased its capacity to make complex coatings with more than 100 layers, by adding a new 45-inch-diameter coating chamber. The large coater is equipped with two electron guns and planetary rotation. It also has a high output ion gun, which produces durable “shift-free” coatings.
The A400 gas plasma system has a 16 x 16 x 19 in. aluminum chamber, is clean room compatible, and available in both table-top and tall free-standing cabinet versions. Gas introduction via mass flow controllers and magnetic valves ensures precise gas measurement.
The SpeedMask 7100 series of temporary metal masking resins offer reliable surface protection for orthopedic implants, implant hardware, surgical instruments, and medical devices. These masking resins cure in seconds using UV light.
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This range of compact and affordable laser modules generates an accurate line or cross at 635 or 650 nm with uniform intensity distribution. The laser modules measure just 29 mm in length, with a diameter of only 8 mm, and are extremely efficient and reliable.
The Contura G2 coordinate measuring machine features the next generation scanning platform that offers the same high accuracy with either articulating or active scanning technology. It is available in two configurations: RDS and AKTIV.
The SteriPulse-XL surface decontamination system employs pulsed UV light to sanitize the outside of packages containing sterile contents and prevents the introduction of microorganisms to a cleanroom or other sterile area.
The I&J7100 bench top Cartesian dispensing robot handles a dispensing area of 8 x 6 in. and is capable of storing up to 100 different programs. Step-by-step intuitive instructions simplify job creation tasks, allowing a program to be entered and running in minutes.
This medical-grade accessory power strip is rated for a maximum 10 amps with service at 240 VAC. It is available with four or six sheet F outlets, a C14 inlet with connector lock, and a guard protected circuit breaker switch. The power strip has cURus recognition for sale in U.S.
The Project: Enhance the critical attributes of an x-ray system without adversely impacting the design time. The Solution: Use an electromagnetic simulation software solution to evaluate the proposed design. By Dr.
Precise motion control is critical in a number of medical devices. Unfortunately, with the many options available to manufacturers, it is often difficult to know which solution is ideal for a particular application.
Corporate culture plays an enormous role on the productivity of a company's workforce, yet it is an aspect that is seldom considered as a method with which to improve efficiency.