Anomet Merchandise has launched customized manufactured clad composite wire that may mix a number of properties right into a single wire for medical machine functions.
Medical clad wire can mix as much as three supplies to fulfill particular design necessities, efficiency and price standards, particularly the place strong wire is proscribed. Combining a number of treasured metals and a core materials right into a single wire, this composite wire could be formulated to realize numerous combos of corrosion and put on resistance, power, conductivity, formability, biocompatibility, radiopacity and extra.
Typical configurations for implantable units embrace: platinum-iridium clad tantalum; platinum clad MP35N; silver cored MP35N; 316LVM clad tantalum; nitinol clad platinum; and gold clad nitinol. These wires have a easy constant end and could be manufactured in sizes from 0.002 to 0.125in OD with two per cent or extra cladding thickness.
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