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INTERFACE CATHETER SOLUTIONS ANNOUNCES EXTENDED CAPABILITY OF ITS DFW-1000 DUAL FLUTING AND WRAPPING EQUIPMENT FOR BALLOON CATHETERS

Laguna Niguel, CA, March 21, 2013 – Interface Catheter Solutions DFW-1000 dual fluting and wrapping equipment provides a minimal profile wrapped balloon for catheter manufacturing.   The fluting and wrapping capability has been extended to 300 mm balloon lengths.  The DFW-1000 has a new balloon catheter gripper option and a new iris wrapper for better fluting and wrapping of longer length balloons (.014” platform).

It has a top-loading, pivoting catheter platform to precisely control positioning of the catheter for both fluting and wrapping operation. The DFW-1000 is PLC-controlled with multiple storage programming configurations for more streamlined and simplified set-up and operation. It precisely controls individual blade temperature, closed and open diameter, and dwell time for consistent and repeatable results. Custom-designed and interchangeable fluting and wrapping modules accommodate a wide range of balloon diameters and lengths for increased production capacity.

About Interface Catheter Solutions

Interface Catheter Solutions is the only vertically integrated provider of outsourced solutions for catheter manufacturing. Interface has been solely focused on the balloon catheter market since 1995 and continually sets industry standards through process improvements and equipment advancements in balloon catheter manufacturing.

Interface has created more than 2,100 balloon designs, and offers balloon design and development, balloon contract manufacturing, extruded balloon tubing, custom medical extrusion, plus a comprehensive line of balloon catheter production and testing equipment. Interface is ISO 13485:2003 certified and operates multiple class 100,000 (ISO Class 8) clean rooms in three facilities. Interface’s headquarters is located at 27721 La Paz Road, Laguna Niguel, California. www.interfaceusa.com Tel 949.448.7056.

Company Contacts:

Mark Geiger, Vice President of Sales & Marketing
Phone: 949-448-7056 x7123
E-mail: [email protected]

David Yanes, Marketing Manager
Phone: 949-448-7056 x7141
E-mail: [email protected]

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