Handling Delicate Materials

  • Magazine Article
  • TBMG-17542
Published October 01, 2013 by Tech Briefs Media Group in United States
  • English

Special care needs to be taken when handling delicate materials used in medical applications. Small diameters provide increased flexibility needed for long-flex-life applications such as cardiac catheter wires. Many other applications also use these fine materials as winding and braiding materials, including the medical device industry, microelectronics, and composites.