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Performance Polymers

Surgical instruments

Equipment used by surgeons have to be 100% precise with best possible performance of the medical grade within the instruments. Our medical grades of Ultradur® PRO and  Ultraform® PRO fully meet these requirements. 

Skin stretcher

Materials 

  • Ultraform® PRO (POM)

Ultraform Pro_Skin Stretcher.jpg

Component:

  • all parts

Requirements:

  • Mechanical properties → stiffness and rigidity
  • Dimensional stability
  • Tribological properties → easy handling
  • Resilience → especially for spring component

Male Circumcision Device 

Materials 

  • Ultraform® PRO (POM)

Urologist Doctor giving consult for prostate problems to patient. Urologic oncologists specialize in treating cancer of the urinary tract and male reproductive organs. Mens health problem concept.

Component:

  • Placement ring & inner ring

Requirements:

  • Mechanical properties (stiffness and strength)
  • Very good tribological properties (good sliding friction behavior)

Cruciate ligament operation device

Materials 

  • Ultraform® PRO (POM)

surgical_instrument.jpg

Component:

  • Handle (blue) & tip of the handle
  • (white, yellow and green)

Requirements:

  • Mechanical properties → stiffness & rigidity
  • Dimensional stability
  • Tribological properties → smooth-running operation
  • Easy coloring (using masterbatch)

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