Laser Measurement System (LMS)

Interface BFM-441003x Balloon Former

 Interface Catheter System Model LMS-100 is a bench-top measurement system designed specifically for catheter balloons. The system offers a non-contact solution to the typical problems encountered in the dimensional measurement of catheter balloons. By integrating the holding, pressurizing, and movement of the balloon with cutting edge, non-contact measurement technologies reliable and accurate easurements can be […]

Extrusion Die Stretcher

Interface BFM-441003x Balloon Former

 The Extrusion Die Stretching Machine (figure 1) performs hot die draw-down of plastic tubing used in catheter production. Three different models are available, 3×26, 3×68, and 3×80, letting you maximize your workspace based on the tube extrusion requirements. The process enhances material strength and improves O.D. tolerances. The machine can process up to three tubes […]

Water Measurement System WMS 350/75

Interface BFM-441003x Balloon Former

The Interface Catheter Solutions Model WMS-350 is a bench-top measurement system designed specifically for catheter balloons. The system offers a non-contact solution to the typical problems encountered in the dimensional measurement of catheter balloons. By integrating the holding, pressurizing, and movement of the balloon with cutting edge, non-contact measurement technologies, reliable and accurate measurements can […]

BFM-4410-3x

Interface BFM-441003x Balloon Former

The Interface Model BFM-4410-x3 Computerized Balloon Forming Machine is a bench-top system, designed to handle a wide range of tubing sizes and materials. This includes materials such as Polyethylene (PE), Polyvinyl chloride (PVC), Polyurethane (PU), PET and Polyimides, and amides (Nylons). The BFM-4410 -3x provides the capability to form up to three balloons per cycle, […]

Extrusion Die Stretch 3×68

 The Extrusion Die Stretching Machine (figure 1) performs hot die draw-down of plastic tubing used in catheter production. The process enhances material strength and improves O.D. tolerances. The machine can process up to three tubes in parallel. The typical applications include tubing neck down, balloon tubing pre-stretching, and sheathed balloon heat setting on completed catheters. […]

Catheter Production Fixtures

Figure 1: Balloon Trimmer/Tip Cutter Performs precision square end cuts to specified lengths. Quick and repeatable results on items such as balloon necks and catheter tips. Figure 2: Slitting Fixture. Pneumatic or Manual This fixture is used to make axial slits precisely aligned with the tubing centerline through one wall only – such as for […]

Water Jacket Assemblies

Interface Catheter Solutions offers a full line of Water Jackets to be used with our Balloon Forming Machines. Each Water Jacket accommodates a range of mold sizes. The water jackets are interchangeable and can be installed in minutes. This modular approach allows one to form balloons ranging in size from 1.5mm x 10mm long to […]

Balloon Catheter Tooling

Figure 1: Balloon Trimmer/Tip Cutter Performs precision square end cuts to specified lengths. Quick and repeatable results on items such as balloon necks and catheter tips. Figure 2: Balloon Trimmer/Tip Cutter Performs precision square end cuts to specified lengths. Quick and repeatable results on items such as balloon necks and catheter tips. Figure 3: Marker […]

Diameter Measurement Systems

Designed specifically for catheter balloons, the Interface Catheter Solutions Length Diameter Measurement System, LDS-320 offers an accurate, non-contact, low-cost technique for catheter balloon dimensional inspection. It eliminates errors associated with manual contact measurements, as well as variations due to operator skills. accommodate a wide range of balloon diameters and lengths. Key Features Pressure Control Range […]

Hydraulic Pressure Tester: HPT-3070

The PT-3070 is ideally suited for testing small plastic pressure retaining components such as welded or bonded plastic components and tubing assemblies that are typically encountered in many disposable medical devices, i.e. balloon catheters. Tubing, small valves, fittings, balloons, etc. can be tested for burst, leak, fatigue, pressure or volume compliance and flow resistance. The […]

Hydraulic Pressure Tester: HPT-1000

The Hydraulic Pressure Testers provide critical hydraulic test functions for balloon catheters and components, including tubing and balloons. The HPT-1000 is easily programmable with a high visibility vacuum florescent display and four navigation keys. Key Features Tests include burst, leak, fatigue and compliance Multiple pressure ramp options including linear, stepwise, fatigue and custom Robust mechanical […]

Gas Pressure Leak Tester: GPL-5020

The Interface Gas Pressure Leak Tester, Model GPL-5020, is designed for rapid, non-destructive testing of catheters. Its modular construction allows for expanding the number of test ports from one to twenty, in multiples of five. Each test port is fitted with a small isolation solenoid valve, allowing each catheter to be tested independently. The system […]

Gas Pressure Leak Tester: GPL-501 B

The Interface gas pressure leak tester, model GPL-501, is a tabletop machine used for nondestructive leak testing of catheter components using dry nitrogen gas. Nitrogen gas is inert so there is no residue, water spots or water droplets on catheter components, making it ideal for testing of finished devices. Specs Vacuum test Ramp rate Test […]

Pleating & Folding: Dual Flute Wrapper

The Interface Catheter Solutions DFW-1000 dual fluter wrapper is globally recognized for producing low-profile wrapped balloons for catheter manufacturing. It has a top-loading, pivoting catheter platform to precisely control the positioning of the catheter for both fluting and wrapping operations. The DFW-1000 is PLC-controlled with multiple storage programming configurations. It has password lockout protection and […]

CPS 1000 – Computerized Parison Stretcher

The Interface branded parison stretcher, CPS-1000, is a system designed to stretch or neck-down tubing parisons in preparation for the balloon forming process. It is easily programmable through the tilt touchscreen and capable of storing multiple program parameters with an operator lock-out option. Key Features High throughput with up to 3 tubes per cycle Easily […]

Marker Band Swager: MBS-250

The Interface Catheter Solutions branded Marker Band Swager, MBS-250, is compact and clean-room ready with 360° swaging performance for gradual and smooth diameter reduction of marker bands for catheter production. The swaging equipment offers superior performance and no striations or deformations to the swaged parts. Key Features High-quality swaging operation for no striations or deformations […]