Press Release Summary:
AccuRodÂ® Precision Ground Bars include medical-grade materials such as BioDurÂ® 316LS stainless and Custom 455Â®, with tolerances of 0.0001 in. on 12 ft lengths, 0.00005 in. roundness, and 3 Ra surface finish. Available in sizes from 0.008-5 in. dia and lengths to 20 ft, AccuRod pre-machined blanks eliminate chatter and vibration to prevent excessive tool wear and reduce downtime. They are suitable for manufacturing implants and instruments.
Original Press Release:
Medical-Grade Bar and Tube Close Tolerances Improve and Machinability
Precision ground and polished medical-grade bar and tube that is supplied straight, round, and consistent for manufacturing implants and instruments is being introduced by Boston Centerless of Woburn, Massachusetts.
AccuRod Precision Ground Bar includes medical-grade materials such as BioDur® 316LS stainless and Custom 455® featuring tolerances of 0.0001" on 12 ft. lengths, 0.00005" roundness, and a 3 Ra surface finish. Providing complete bar-to-bar consistency, straighter bar and tube allows faster machining with closer tolerances, avoids bushing seizing, and results in fewer operations, claims the IS09001:2000 certified firm.
Available in sizes ranging from 0.008" to 5" dia. and lengths to 20 ft., AccuRod® Precision Ground Bar pre-machined blanks eliminate chatter and vibration to prevent excessive tool wear and reduce downtime. A full range of materials including titanium and a wide variety of other specialty alloys can be supplied, as well as engineering plastics.
AccuRod® Precision Ground Bar is priced according to material, size, and quantity. BioDur is a registered trademark of CRS Holdings, Inc., a subsidiary of Carpenter Technology Corporation.
For more information contact:
Nancy Hunter, Marketing Mgr.
11 Presidential Way
Woburn, MA 01801
(800) 343-4111 FAX (781) 994-5001