WIRE PRESSING & FLATTENING
Wytech’s custom wire pressing and flattening technologies are ideal for a variety of applications including PTCA guidewire cores, steerable guidewire cores, forming mandrels, sizing mandrels, packaging stylets, and more. Wytech utilizes both roll flat and flat drop methods depending on the desired outcome.
- Flats as thin as 0.001″
- Custom in-house tooling and die specialists enable production of a wide variety of transitional geometries with fast turnarounds
- Two methods of flattening wire
- Roll Flat: wire driven between two high pressure rollers
- Flat Drop: static hydraulic presses