Zeus Peelable Heat Shrink FluoroPEELZ™

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Peelable Heat Shrink FluoroPEELZ™
Zeus’ groundbreaking new FluoroPEELZ® peelable heat shrink offers medical device manufacturers a revolutionary way to increase yields and improve safety for catheter construction. With its fully encapsulated blade, our FluoroPEELZ® slit fixture allows you to safely create a precise linear tear to quickly and easily peel away the heat shrink. Zeus FluoroPEELZ® is Class VI medical grade approved. You asked us for a peelable heat shrink – we delivered! Catheter construction is a delicate process with no room for error. The final step of removing the recovered FEP heat shrink from over the outer shaft is often the most critical and laborious. Now, with the introduction of Zeus FluoroPEELZ® peelable heat shrink, one simple linear tear is all it takes. Just slit the end of the heat shrink with the FluoroPEELZ® slit fixture, peel it back, and move on! FluoroPEELZ® peelable heat shrink accelerates production, increases yield, and improves safety. Are you challenged with cost reductions? Are you seeking new and innovative ways to increase yields? Are you concerned with workers’ safety? Now, with the new and improved FluoroPEELZ® slit fixture, the cutting blade is fully encapsulated within a metal housing. This cutting device precisely locates the recovered FluoroPEELZ® heat shrink within the device to make the initial cut. No guess work! The FluoroPEELZ® is exactly cut in the middle allowing you to begin peeling away the FluoroPEELZ® layer from the catheter. FluoroPEELZ® brings simplicity to a complex process saving you both time and money With the FluoroPEELZ® slit fixture, operators can quickly and easily peel FluoroPEELZ® heat shrink away improving efficiencies and work place safety. Customers using FluoroPEELZ® report reduced downstream processing, increased yields, and minimal scrap – all of which provide cost savings. FluoroPEELZ® offers the highest optical clarity on the market FluoroPEELZ® is the most translucent peelable heat shrink available allowing operators to visually inspect the construction during the reflow process. Inspection performed at the time of reflow eliminates guesswork and speeds the production process. In addition to its clarity, FluoroPEELZ® actually enhances reflow ability. Once removed, FluoroPEELZ® produces a smooth and void-free exterior finish. FluoroPEELZ® delivers reliable results With dwell times and recovery temperatures consistent with traditional FEP heat shrink, FluoroPEELZ® delivers fast and reliable results with the quality and performance you have come to expect from Zeus. Who We Work With Zeus partners with everyone. Whether you are in academia or associated with a global medical device and contract manufacturer or launching an entrepreneurial start-up, your project will be treated as top priority and receive our full attention. Applications Catheter Construction – Used over nylon or Pebax® jacketing during catheter construction, Zeus FluoroPEELZ® peelable heat shrink encapsulates the underlying jacketing while heat is applied to the outer FluoroPEELZ® layer. The applied heat also melts the underlying jacketing material allowing the jacket to reflow into the catheter braiding thus bonding the catheter base liner, braiding, and jacketing together. Once the jacket material has cured, the recovered FluoroPEELZ® top layer is removed beginning with the FluoroPEELZ® slit fixture.

Zeus’ groundbreaking new FluoroPEELZ® peelable heat shrink offers medical device manufacturers a revolutionary way to increase yields and improve safety for catheter construction. With its fully encapsulated blade, our FluoroPEELZ® slit fixture allows you to safely create a precise linear tear to quickly and easily peel away the heat shrink. Zeus FluoroPEELZ® is Class VI medical grade approved.

You asked us for a peelable heat shrink – we delivered!

Catheter construction is a delicate process with no room for error. The final step of removing the recovered FEP heat shrink from over the outer shaft is often the most critical and laborious. Now, with the introduction of Zeus FluoroPEELZ® peelable heat shrink, one simple linear tear is all it takes. Just slit the end of the heat shrink with the FluoroPEELZ® slit fixture, peel it back, and move on!

FluoroPEELZ® peelable heat shrink accelerates production, increases yield, and improves safety.

Are you challenged with cost reductions? Are you seeking new and innovative ways to increase yields? Are you concerned with workers’ safety?

Now, with the new and improved FluoroPEELZ® slit fixture, the cutting blade is fully encapsulated within a metal housing. This cutting device precisely locates the recovered FluoroPEELZ® heat shrink within the device to make the initial cut. No guess work! The FluoroPEELZ® is exactly cut in the middle allowing you to begin peeling away the FluoroPEELZ® layer from the catheter.

FluoroPEELZ® brings simplicity to a complex process saving you both time and money

With the FluoroPEELZ® slit fixture, operators can quickly and easily peel FluoroPEELZ® heat shrink away improving efficiencies and work place safety. Customers using FluoroPEELZ® report reduced downstream processing, increased yields, and minimal scrap – all of which provide cost savings.

FluoroPEELZ® offers the highest optical clarity on the market

FluoroPEELZ® is the most translucent peelable heat shrink available allowing operators to visually inspect the construction during the reflow process. Inspection performed at the time of reflow eliminates guesswork and speeds the production process. In addition to its clarity, FluoroPEELZ® actually enhances reflow ability. Once removed, FluoroPEELZ® produces a smooth and void-free exterior finish.

FluoroPEELZ® delivers reliable results

With dwell times and recovery temperatures consistent with traditional FEP heat shrink, FluoroPEELZ® delivers fast and reliable results with the quality and performance you have come to expect from Zeus.

Who We Work With

Zeus partners with everyone. Whether you are in academia or associated with a global medical device and contract manufacturer or launching an entrepreneurial start-up, your project will be treated as top priority and receive our full attention.

Applications

Catheter Construction – Used over nylon or Pebax® jacketing during catheter construction, Zeus FluoroPEELZ® peelable heat shrink encapsulates the underlying jacketing while heat is applied to the outer FluoroPEELZ® layer. The applied heat also melts the underlying jacketing material allowing the jacket to reflow into the catheter braiding thus bonding the catheter base liner, braiding, and jacketing together. Once the jacket material has cured, the recovered FluoroPEELZ® top layer is removed beginning with the FluoroPEELZ® slit fixture.

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  Zeus
Product Category Tubing
Product Number FluoroPEELZ™
Product Name Peelable Heat Shrink
Design Units English; Metric
Type Plastic
Shape Round
Conformed Standards USP Class VI approved
Inside Diameter 0.025 to 0.150 inch (0.6 to 3.8 mm)
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