Catheters are the primary products but the flexible programming capabilities enable these machines to laminate everything that can be held by the mount collets.
These machines use re-circulated hot air to shrink plastic tubing down to a minimal diameter for the production of catheters. Two catheters can be processed simultaneously per EBD heating chamber (Patent Pending). Our machines can be configured with one or two heating chambers. In addition, an enclosure can be provided for better process control.
The precise control of all variables is increasingly important, as the process specifications get tighter. Programmable temperature and variable speeds enable heat-shrinking tubing close to the melt temperature. The unique use of a patented hot air recirculation process minimizes heat loss while maintaining precise temperature without touching the catheter. Temperature setting offsets allow calibration by means of external probes.
By improving the accuracy of all controlled parameters, this machine can increase productivity through reduced rejects and faster processing speeds. The programming is flexible to allow new products to be made with the same machine. With the availability of better technology, product designers are finding they can build better products. The shrink areas operate in parallel so the production for a given floor space is maximized.
Our easy to use alpha-numeric color touch screen display with on-screen entry can program your recipe for Temperature, Speed and Distance. A Key Switch is also provided to enable a system administrator to change the recipes, settings and operate the manual control.
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