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The Keys To Bioabsorbable Process Development
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The Advantages of Shotscope
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Material Behavior At The Micro Scale: The Core Of Medical Device Innovation
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Reading Between The Lines: Comparing “Apples To Apples” With Your Medical Device Injection Molding RFQ’s
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Micro Medical Manufacturing Tolerances
Precise miniature plastic parts are the result of exact tooling processes such as micro tooling and micro injection molding. By understanding the tolerances of these tooling processes, it’s possible to achieve repeatability and part accuracy for even the most advanced micro medical device.   Continue Reading..
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Medtech Startup Gets To Market Faster With On-Demand Molding
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Thermoplastic Material Selection For Injection Molding
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Celanese has recently added to its portfolio the new medical compliant injection moldable GUR® high molecular weight polyethylene 1001 with unique properties. Its high molecular weight is responsible for imparting the product characteristics in the resulting molded parts. 

Capabilities that improve efficiency and accelerate development.

B. Braun's OEM Division offers a variety of in-house molding capabilities including injection molding, insert molding and over molding. They own a primary 400,000-square-foot U.S. plant that includes a 16,500-square-foot ISO Class 8 molding facility housing some of B. Braun’s 80 injection molding presses, which range from 55-330 tons.

Carclo Technical Plastics has over 20 years’ experience contract manufacturing pipette tips for diagnostic products. 

Carclo Technical Plastics provides contract manufacturing, injection molding, packaging, and other related contract services including microfluidics, optics, filters, etc. for the diagnostics and single use laboratory markets. 

Xcentric has supported injection molding for medical equipment for more than 20 years with rapid manufacturing services to help get products to market efficiently. Due to the importance of this role, Xcentric works very closely with clients’ design and procurement teams at every phase of each project to assure the delivery of quality components. The company also follows a streamlined production process to make sure the right people are in place from design to part.