Anomet radiopaque wire enhances clarity of stents

Anomet Products has introduced custom manufactured radiopaque clad wire that improves the visibility of stents and wire under fluoroscopy as an effective alternative to marker bands. Anomet Radiopaque Clad Wire enhances the clarity and visibility of stents and wire under fluoroscopy and can be manufactured with different degrees of visibility by modifying the alloy composition

Stanford scientists create three-atom-wide nanowires

Scientists at the U.S. Energy Department’’s Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) National Accelerator Laboratory and Stanford University have constructed atoms into the thinnest electrical wires possible. The researchers created the wires using the smallest possible bits of diamonds, making the nanowires just three atoms thin. “In the long run, these fundamental understandings can help make,

SINBON Electronics is the first company in Asia to achieve accreditation from MedAccred

The SINBON Electronics site in Jiangyin, China has become the first in Asia to gain an accreditation from MedAccred after meeting all the requirements for cable and wire harness assemblies. During a challenging four-day audit, the SINBON team in Jiangyin were successfully able to demonstrate that their manufacturing processes are fully compliant with MedAccred’s Audit

New multi-cavity channel clips with guide wire slit from Qosina

Qosina is pleased to announce the addition of four new multi-cavity channel clips (#12536 – #12539) to their line, in stock and ready for immediate delivery.  Equipped with a unique slit which is designed to retain guide wires, these channel clips help to hold a wire in place when not in use. Three of these

Flower Orthopedics debuts next generation Ready-for-Surgery Guide wire kits

Flower Orthopedics announces the full market launch of its next generation Ready-for-Surgery guide wire kits for the cannulated screw FlowerCube. The patent-pending Flower guide wire kits reduce the number of surgical steps and are evidence of Flower’s continuing commitment to develop products that provide enhanced surgical efficiency in the OR. “With the countersink and depth

World’s first locking rewireable C13 IEC connector

MEGA Electronics introduces the new IEC C13 lock rewireable, which is the world’s first locking rewireable C13 IEC connector. Designed to guard against accidental disconnection of computers, PDU’s servers and most network devices, the new IEC Lock adds additional flexibility and ease of use, as well as low smoke zero halogen (LSZH) compatibility, to its

Flexible waveguides from Fairview help fix common alignment issues in waveguide systems

Fairview Microwave, a supplier of on-demand microwave and RF components, introduces a new portfolio of flexible waveguides operating up to 40 GHz over nine popular frequency bands. These new flexible waveguides, also known as “flex guides,” are most commonly deployed as a pliable signal conduit in misaligned waveguide systems where traditional rigid waveguide sections are

PlasticsOne illustrates the making of a perfect cable

There are five fundamental constituents that make a cable: conductor, insulation, shield, filler and strength member. The conductor carries the power or signal to its desired location. The insulation isolates the conductor from adjacent electrical paths. The shield protects the conductor signal integrity from RFI, EMI and EMP sources. The filler is used to make

Electronic technology goes for lighter and thinner components in DFM

Printed Electronics Market is one of the fastest growing markets that follow the global trend of miniaturization. It concerns different industries as various as consumer goods, robotics, medical, lighting, wearable technologies and many others. Today companies face a challenge to find solutions to reduce weight, space and costs of their components to create innovative electronic

Cable and harness assembly provides fully automated continuity testing

Custom wire harnesses fabricated using fully automated wire processing equipment with virtually any gauge wire and connector type are being introduced by Aved Electronics of North Billerica, Massachusetts. Aved cable and wire harness assembly services include component selection and sourcing, documentation review and development, prototyping and custom inventory management. Featuring a broad range of automated

Global Technologies first to achieve MedAccred cable and wire harnesses accreditation

In February 2016, Global Technologies of Spring Lake became the first company in the world to receive MedAccred Cable and Wire Harnesses accreditation. MedAccred is an innovative new industry managed supply chain oversight program that bolsters patient safety.  It does this through clarification of requirements and better identifying how they apply to critical processes used

Wytech Industries appoints Michael Brown, New Vice President of Global Business Development

Wytech Industries, Inc. has named Michael Brown to the new position of Vice President of Global Business Development. Mr. Brown brings more than ten years of medical device industry experience to his new role at Wytech and will be responsible for sales team development, key account sales, marketing strategy/execution, and comprehensive business development. Before Wytech, Mr. Brown was

With UDI from the FDA, medical cord identification is a must

Interpower announces that it can provide serial numbers on medical cords according to a company’s specific request. While medical cords are not classified as a medical device, companies may choose to identify their cords as a part of the Unique Device Identification (UDI) System, a new process being mandated by the FDA. Increasing concerns about product

Tegra Medical offers quick wire and hypotubing fix

Device prototyping and tests often need wire and hypotubing in short order. Providing a solution to this need, Tegra Medical presents its online store. Order for standard wire and hypotubing that are in store and inventory lengths can be shipped by 1 p.m. EST for next-day delivery. The materials available include: • Steel Wire • Nitinol