Medical Grade Heat Shrink Tubing

Protection, insulation & manufacturing aids for your medical device

With more than 60 years of polymer engineering experience, our heat shrink tubing offers abrasion protection in medical instruments, insulation in laparoscopic electrosurgical devices, mechanical protection and insulation of highly flexible joints and as a processing aid for interventional applications.

Materials

 

·         FLUOROPOLYMERS

o    PVDF (Polyvinylidene fluoride)

o    FEP (Fluorinated ethylene propylene)

·         POLYOLEFINS

o    HDPE (High-density polyethylene)

o    LDPE (Low-density polyethylene)

·         PEBAX

·         Custom Compounding

 

Constant optimization of proven technology

Design, select, optimize

Raw Materials Product Design Material Properties Finishing Value Add
Custom compounding Single & dual wall Colour Spooled Pad printing
Broad material range Adhesive inner wall Radiopacity Cut to length  
  Expansion ratios ≤ 4:1 Peelable Cut & slit  
  Customizable compression strength   Double-bagged  

60+

Years of polymer science

329K

sq.ft dedicated heat shrink manufacturing space

11

Dedicated polymer scientists & engineers

Application Guide

Application Option 1 Option 2

Manufacturing process aids for interventional applications

MT-FEP (FEP)

MT-LWA (LDPE)

Interventional shaft encapsulation

MT-PBX (PEBAX)

 

Abrasion protection for electrosurgical devices

MT-2000 (HDPE)

MT-1000 (PVDF)

Rigid abrasion protection for laparoscopic and in-vivo instruments

MT-1000 (PVDF)

MT-2000 (HDPE)

Insulation for electrosurgical devices

MT-2000 (HDPE)

MT-3000 (PVDF)

Strain Relief

MT-5000 (LDPE)

MT-3000 (PVDF)

MT-LWA (LDPE)

MT-LWA (LDPE)