MIM End Effectors Improve Cost & Quality

MICRO helps surgical device manufacturer lower costs and improve quality.

A leading U.S. based surgical device company needed to overcome the dual challenges of reducing component costs while maintaining the highest level of quality.

Working under strict quality and production guidelines, MICRO helped this customer achieve their aggressive goals by producing end effectors with an advanced Metal Injection Molding (MIM) process. As a result, the customer was able to:

  • Meet aggressive cost objectives
  • Improve quality on one of the company’s largest product lines

For over five years approximately 5,000 end effectors have been delivered weekly from MICRO to meet production requirements.