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How Low-friction Coatings Can Be Used

Low-friction coating is critical on medical instruments, surgical devices, and tools including catheters and guide wires. Friction impedes the insertion process, causing a number of preventative problems like infection, pain, and discomfort and potentially even leading to malpractice suits. Except in specific situations in which a slippery insertion is undesirable, as when extreme control is […]

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What are the types of Metal Coatings?

Coatings are applied to the surface of structural components to prevent corrosion from happening. Corrosion-resistant coatings improve operational efficiency. These coatings make the parts and components much more durable as well, allowing them to last for far longer. Types of coatings Zinc coatings, also known as galvanized coating, is one of the most commonly used […]

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Pros, Cons and Evaluation Methods of Modern Orthopedic Implant Coatings

Implanted biomaterials have made developments in orthopedic as well as trauma surgery a success. These materials have certainly come a long way from the first generation, second generation and third generation biomaterials in the last 50 years. From bioinert (1st generation) and bioactive and biodegradable (2nd generation) to materials developed to introduce stimuli at the […]

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An Overview Of Orthopedic Coatings

At N2 Biomedical we have been producing ion beam technology coatings to the medical device industry for over thirty years. We were initially known as Spire Biomedical Inc, but have been N2 Biomedical since 2013. We provide specialized coatings for the medical field as well as for our customers in the automotive, aerospace and electronics […]

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Things You Need to Know About Metal Coatings

Metal coatings are a type of industrial coating, more commonly applied on concrete or steel surfaces. If you’re thinking about getting this type of coating for your devices or tools, here are some of the things you need to know about it first: Looks These coatings offer the best in color as well as gloss […]

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