Extrusion

Creagh Medical has a state of the art Multi Layer micro Extruder for extruding thermoplastic tubing including catheter components such as shafts, tips, strain relief’s, balloon protectors, mandrels and balloon tubing to the tightest of tolerances.

Our capabilities include:

  • Mono & Multilayer Tubes
  • Single & Multilumen Tubes
  • Thin Walled Tubes
  • Radiopaque Tubes
  • Custom colours
  • Extrusion Tolerances from ±0.0005’’
  • Material Requirement as low as 2kg per run
  • Raw material Analysis & Drying eg moisture analysis

Frequently processed materials include:

  • PET
  • Nylon
  • Pebax
  • Polyethylene
  • Polyurethane