Quick Ship Program: Faster Shipping, Fewer Headaches

Medical device manufacturers don’t always have the luxury of time when they need catheter-forming mandrels and other raw materials integral to their production process. So, when there’s an urgent need, where can they turn? Medical Component Specialists’ Quick Ship Program is a vital resource for medical OEMs when time is of the essence. MCS specializes…

Precision Grinding Automation at MCS

Trocars are a specialized type of needle, typically used during laparoscopies and other minimally invasive surgeries. These needles make small punctures through which surgeons can insert cannulas for surgical instruments. To reduce complications, medical device manufacturers rely on precise and high-quality trocars. In a technical sense, trocars are a 3-sided grind on a solid wire.…

Explore Medical Component Specialists’ Range of High Quality, Custom-Slotted Mandrels

The use of minimally invasive surgery (MIS) has revolutionized the medical industry by enabling surgeons to perform complex procedures through small incisions. One of the critical aspects of MIS is the use of specialized tools that can navigate through complex structures in the body with ease. These tools are crucial for the success of the…

Unlocking New Possibilities with Nitinol Spinal Guide Wires

The AAOS 2023 Annual Meeting is your chance to explore the latest medical technology, including Nitinol spinal guide wires. As a contract manufacturer of high-quality medical components, we’re always searching for the best solutions to help orthopedic surgeons perform successful surgeries and improve patient outcomes. Nitinol spinal guide wires are one of the latest medical…

PTFE Glass Filled Mandrels

What are PTFE Glass-Filled Mandrels?

PTFE glass-filled mandrels are the latest and greatest way to create smooth and consistent catheters and are an alternative to traditional PTFE-coated stainless steel mandrels. PTFE-coated stainless steel mandrels can impart PTFE contamination into the final product, hold lengthy lead times, and be very expensive due to the raw materials and manufacturing process. PTFE glass-filled…