Medical Extrusions

Medical Extrusions

Our extrusion experts will help refine your design and implement a manufacturing solution to meet your needs—whether low or high volume, simple or complex—for multiple materials, durometers and complex lumen configurations.

TE Medical, a business unit of TE, is ISO 13485 certified and 100% medical. Medical device companies, large and small, depend on TE for its speed, expertise and flexibility. TE has dedicated extrusion teams in our California and Minnesota facilities specializing in complex multi-lumen and implantable grade extrusions. We employ the latest technology with six in-house extrusion lines to provide tight-tolerance, high-quality medical extrusions quickly and efficiently. Our extrusions are used in the most challenging coronary, peripheral and neurovascular applications.

Technology Capabilities

  • Single lumen, multi-lumen, bump or tapered tubing, over-extrusion/pressure extrusion, balloon tubing & monofilaments capability
  • Standard medical grade materials include: polyether block amide (PEBA), polyamide, polyurethane, polyester and thermoplastic elastomer materials
  • Diameters ranging from 0.010” to 0.400”
  • Wall thickness ranging from 0.0015” to 0.075″
  • Discrete lengths or spools available
  • In-house die design and fabrication
  • Internal annealing advanced measurement systems
  • Critical visual inspection for implantable extrusions
  • Quick prototype through high-volume production
Group Extrusion

Quick Turn Medical Extrusion Program. Reduce development time and save costs with TE's quick turn extrusion program. From “one off” R&D prototyping to high-volume manufacturing projects, our experts will work with you from start to finish on projects of all sizes. Expedited service available for single lumen tubing using standard thermoplastic materials.

Our Facilities

  • 100% medical
  • Dedicated quick turn extrusion team
  • 5,000 square feet of extrusion space in two U.S. locations (San Jose, CA and Eden Prairie, MN)
  • Extrusion in Class 100,000 Clean Room – Eden Prairie, MN
  • ISO 13485 – LAL bioburden testing available
  • In-house die design and fabrication
Braided Coiled Sheaths