The PoleVault is an innovative hypotube for catheter manufacturers seeking to improve outcomes for patients undergoing angioplasty. The hypotube is a long metal tube with micro-engineered features along its length.
3M and Forward Technology have cooperated to optimize a cleaning process that employs Novec 7200 engineered fluid and methyl soyate. Both are clean air solvent certified by the South Coast Air Quality Management District of California.
The Smooth-flo fluid delivery system is a fully programmable dispensing system which is controlled by precision stepper motors. The phase-canceling technology uses three separate valveless pump heads, uniquely timed, to eliminate pulsation.
The Flexi 6864 is a polyester/foil/heat-seal coated polyethylene for physically demanding applications such as orthopedic parts, cardio kits, diagnostics, and other heavier medical device/sterile medical disposable items.
The Type RSR1M and Type RSR2M (2 to 4 mm rail width) were developed in response to today's increasing demand for decreased design sizes. The ultra-compact RSR Series features minimal rolling resistance and four-way equal load ratings.
Recognizing the growing need for a high-speed, economical process to make catheter casings, biopsy coils, and similar long, small diameter, round wire coils for the medical device industry, this version of the Micro-Coiler deflection coiling machines, the Micro Continuous Coiler, is offered.
This 3.5 in., QVGA, full color TFT with white LED backlight is ideal for handheld portable instruments, automated instrumentation, medical devices, and many more applications. The display is an 8 Bit x RGB (24 Bit) input via serial, parallel, CCIR601, or CCIR656.
The SLM Series metal slot sensors sense objects that pass between its fixed-distance opposed-mode emitter and receiver.
A stainless steel bezel option is available for the company’s 15 in. display HPC industrial PCs and HPX Windows-based HMI PowerStations. This option will provide these workstations with an exposed front that is ideal for maintaining sanitary conditions in FDA-regulated environments.
Robohand’s modular automation systems feature DirectConnect technology, allowing all components of the system—base slides, block thrusters, thruster slides, grippers, and mounting stanchions—to be mounted together quickly and easily without any adapter plates.
This line of Mini-HMC heavy-duty connectors provides up to a 65% space savings for applications such as small robots, industrial controls, factory automation, production, and medical equipment.
The VP-Series of five- and six-axis robots combine high speed with a slim, ultracompact design. Their very small footprint of only 160 x 160 mm saves valuable facility space and makes integration easy. Repeatability is ۪.02 mm with a cycle time of only 0.99 sec.
Model BD-7 automatically heat seals a variety of materials including polyethylene and vinyl coated papers. An optional hot printer can print one or two lines with the simple switch of a lever and a hot printer tape break detector is standard.
Medical device manufacturers are overburdened with managing a tremendous amount of data, in addition to maintaining the systems with which to utilize that information in order to keep pace with competition.
Emphasis on Disposables:Disposable Interconnect Solutions Aid in Creating Enhanced Treatment OptionsApril 4, 2006 12:16 pm | Smiths Connectors | Hypertac | Comments
The use of reliable interconnect technology enables minimally invasive disposable electronic probes to be utilized in a greater number of procedures and harsher environments. The following article examines this technology and how it can provide additional benefits to a complete connector system.