DIE POLISHING PROCEDURE

Posted March 15th, 2017 in Technical Updates

Materials required: Small Lathe Diamond Polishing Compound Die Polishing Sticks 1. To make a Die Polishing Stick  The stick will require a handle (approximately 2 inches long) to hold during polishing and a shaped end to use to polish. The total length of the polishing stick will be determined by adding the handle length (2 […]

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A small footprint saves valuable clean-room space

Catheter tipping equipment with a small footprint
Posted October 25th, 2016 in Technical Updates

We know how valuable clean-room space is. The Vante Jade® Catheter Manufacturing System is an example of a powerful tipping and processing tool in a compact footprint. We engineered and designed the Jade® take up less space and still perform at the level you would expect. For manufacturers who feel production cycle times and throughput are […]

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Why would I want to be punched in the eye?

Posted August 11th, 2016 in Technical Updates

Punched eyes and drilled hole processes can leave sharp edges. Formed eyes have  smooth, rounded edges that minimize tissue trauma.  

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Plastic forming process method

Posted August 11th, 2016 in Technical Updates

Vante and PlasticWeld products utilize induction heating. This is a process that uses radio frequency energy broadcast through a specially formed cylindrical coil to heat up metal objects that are placed inside the coil. The process is very controllable, precise and repeatable. Induction heating is used to heat a forming die to a specific temperature as the […]

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How are the molds cooled?

Posted August 11th, 2016 in Technical Updates

Vante’s systems utilize compressed air and do not require chillers of any type thus reducing overall maintenance cost and eliminating the potential for contamination of a clean room environment. PlasticWeld machines require a water chiller. Sometimes a vortex air chiller can we incorporated into the design as well. The water chiller module size is XXXXXXX and […]

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