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Contract Engineering and Manufacturing2018-11-28T15:02:38-04:00

Contract Engineering and Manufacturing

Tridex offers contract manufacturing and engineering services for all ECG and abrasive applications.

Manufacturing

  • New Application Feasibility Studies
  • ECG and Abrasive Precision Cutoff
  • ECG and Abrasive Surface Grinding
  • Low Production Applications
    • Situations that can’t justify the purchase of a machine
  • High Production Applications
    • Situations where a customer chooses not to purchase equipment
  • Industries
    • Medical Device
    • Aircraft
    • Power Tools
    • Energy Exploration
    • Aerospace and Defense
  • Pointed Product Production – see detailed information below

Engineering Services

  • Product Design
  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Pointed Product Development – see details below
  • Process Development – ECG and Abrasive
  • Reverse Engineering
  • Machine Programming
  • Custom Tooling Design
  • Applications Engineering

Pointed Products

Tridex offers competitive same day pricing on all pointing inquiries.

  • Burr Free ECG Pointing
  • Low volume prototypes (as low as 100 pieces)
  • High Volume Production (up to 100,000)
  • All Point Configurations – See examples below
    • The Tridex Cannula Point Styles Chart is available for download
  • Very quick delivery – most cases one to two weeks
  • 7 gage to 30 gage
  • Minimum cannula length 1 inch or less depending on tube diameter
  • Maximum cannula length – two-plus meters
  • Electropolishing – if required
  • Tridex can provide material or use customer supplied material

Tridex has a standard servo controlled pointing grinding system, pictured below, for use on their SG-1645 (160mm X 450mm work area) and SG-2060 (200mm X 600mm work area) machines.

Standard servo controlled pointing grinding system

Standard Tri-Bevel

Standard Tri-Bevel

Other Popular Point Geometries

Custom - 5 bevel shown

Custom (5 Bevel shown)

Back-Bevel

Back-Bevel

Franceen

Franceen

Trocar

Trocar

Diamond

Diamond

Stylet

Stylet

Menghini Points

Menghini Points

Tridex has developed a new technology to produce Menghihi points and can offer very competitive pricing for this configuration.