MMT Unveils the Latest Glebar P5K Gauging System

Up to 3x Faster than its predecessor, the P4K.

Charlotte, NC, USA – March 1, 2024 – Medical Manufacturing Technologies (MMT), a global leader in precision grinding and metrology solutions, proudly unveils its latest innovation: the Glebar P5K Gauging System. Designed specifically for medical device manufacturers, the P5K Gauging System sets a new standard for speed, accuracy, and efficiency in metrology processes for medical guidewire measurement. 

“The Glebar P5K Gauging System represents another advancement in metrology technology, offering unparalleled speed and precision for medical guidewire measurement,” remarked Rich Warren, Chief Commercial Officer at MMT. “With its remarkable scanning capability of 16,000 diameter readings per second, the P5K delivers precise and high-quality data, revolutionizing the metrology process. The P5K is up to 3x faster than its predecessor, the P4K. This, coupled with the level of accuracy not only ensures the production of high-quality products but also drives efficiency, ultimately transforming the way medical device manufacturers approach quality control.” 

Key Features of the Glebar P5K Gauging System Include: 

Fast and Accurate Scanning: Scan at a rate of 16,000 diameter readings per second, providing precise and high-quality data for medical guidewire measurement. 

User-Friendly Operation: With a simple user interface, the P5K allows inspectors to easily clamp the part in the fixture and begin scanning with just one mouse click, enabling quick determination of product quality on the manufacturing floor. 

Extensive Analysis and Traceability: The P5K Gauging System offers extensive analysis data and traceability features, ensuring compliance with the strictest quality requirements. 

Data Centralization: Data centralization is streamlined across multiple facilities using the SQL version, enhancing collaboration and efficiency. 

“The Glebar P5K Gauging System is a game-changer for medical device manufacturers,” added Mr. Warren. “Its versatility and reliability make it ideal for a wide range of applications, including medical guidewires, arthroscopic shavers, and fasteners.” 

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 Medical Manufacturing Technologies (MMT) is a vertically integrated business serving the medical device manufacturing industry and beyond. The company offers process development, applications and equipment, technical solutions, and aftermarket support. MMT brands include CATHTIP, Engineering By Design, Glebar, Interface Catheter Solutions, MMT Automation, MPT Europe, R&D Engineering, SYNEO, Somex Automation and Tridex