Applied Plastics LLC, a provider of PTFE-coated mandrels and fine wire to the advanced catheter market, now offers its PTFE Natural coated components and products through the online marketplace Chamfr. Chamfr aims to connect engineers and supply chain teams with sellers that are committed to delivering components to engineers quickly.
“In order to offer our customer’s a best-in-class online experience, we’ve recently added half sizes to our extensive PTFE-coated mandrel and fine wire online store inventory. Now, we’re excited to collaborate with Chamfr as an extension to our existing PTFE Natural store to support R&D projects with in-stock, fast shipping, lubricious and durable PTFE coated mandrels and pull wires,” stated Michael Brown, VP of Sales and Marketing, in a news release.
Added Katie Karmelek, Chamfr Co-founder and CTO: “We’re continuously adding products that our buyers need for their medical device development efforts. The addition of Applied Plastics rounds out our mandrels offering by providing engineers with more sizes including half sizes. This larger offering means engineers can access the precise size they need, giving them more control over their design.”
Applied Plastics's PTFE Natural coating can be applied to a variety of metals, including stainless steel, nitinol, and silver-plated copper. Applications include mandrels, pull wires, core wires, hypotubes, stylets, and guidewires. The company supplies PTFE coated mandrels, fine wire, and hypotubes to customers globally ranging from large OEMs and contract manufacturers to R&D startups.