Nordson MEDICAL can shape your nitinol ideas into reality. Whether you're looking for a handful of prototype devices or a partner that can scale to production volumes, Nordson MEDICAL can handle your nitinol component needs. We are experts in complex manual nitinol wire braiding and forming with over 1 million nitinol components deployed into the field today.
Examples of Complex Nitinol-Based Devices
Nitinol components are used in minimally invasive devices for markets including urology, neurology, vascular, gastrointestinal, and structural heart. Some examples include:
Braided nets and baskets
Mesh over balloons
Why Manual Forming?
Manual forming allows for a more customized product, with a wider range of sizes, shapes, and densities than machine or laser cutting and forming, including:
Complex geometric mesh structures
Complex geometric shape structures
Multilateral closed ends
Density variations within one product
Attachment options such as spiral, wavy, or straight tips
Symmetric and asymmetric structures
Specialized Manufacturing Capabilities
Our highly skilled R&D team uses proprietary CAD modeling tools and an in-house workshop to provide you with true rapid prototyping services. When you're ready to scale, our production facilities have more than 80 manual assembly stations with highly experienced manufacturing team members to meet your volume production needs.