Press Release Summary:
Medical-Grade Series RFMED, with mechanical life exceeding one-million operations, addresses functional, ergonomic, and aesthetic needs of medical OEM applications. Optional design features include reed contact or microswitch contact closures, custom colors/markings, cables and connectors, as well as AP and IP X8 ratings. CE-compliant unit, featuring all-aluminum construction, suits x-ray equipment, ultrasonic system, positioning table, and dental system applications.
Original Press Release:
"Medical-Grade" 360° Foot Control
Ridgefield, Connecticut, ... STEUTE is pleased to introduce their new "Medical-Grade Series RFMED "full-perimeter actuation" foot control for medical equipment. Unlike industrial-grade foot switches which are modified to meet the functional requirements of a medical application, STEUTE's units are expressly designed to address the complete functional, ergonomic, and aesthetic needs of the medical OEM's application.
Optional design features include reed contact or microswitch contact closures, custom colors, special markings, customer selected cable, and connectors, AP and IP X8 ratings.
With a mechanical life rating in excess of one million operations, the RF-MED is ideal for x-ray equipment, ultrasonic systems, positioning tables, and dental systems applications.
This all-aluminum, CE-compliant unit meets IEC 60601, UL and CSA requirements; MDD (93/42/EEC); and bears TÜV's GM-mark ... reserved for products that meet their stringent safety standards.
For further information and technical literature, contact Maurizio Lauria, STEUTE Meditech, Inc., 901 Ethan Allen Highway, Suite 102, Ridgefield, CT 06877. Telephone: (203) 244-6300. FAX: (203) 894-8065. Website @ www.steuteusa.com.