Pressure Formed GE OEC Mini C-arm

pressure formed surgical imaging technology Associated Thermoforming Inc.

Pressure Formed Surgical Imaging Technology To begin, ATI chose the pressure forming process to custom thermoform the parts for GE Healthcare’s OEC Elite Miniview C-arm. Importantly, we are able to yield sharp radii where the various parts fit together, using the pressure forming process. Next, we used multi-part assembly to form the completed part. This part requires  a variety … Read more

Pressure Formed Hospital Bed Transfer System

pressure formed hospital bed Associated Thermoforming Inc.

Pressure Forming Process Used for Hospital Bed System We chose the pressure forming process to manufacture the MediGLIDER™ patient transfer system. This innovative patient transfer system was developed by ConMediSys. This lateral transfer system eliminates the need for heavy lifting in patient transfer. As patient transfers are a leading cause of workplace injury in hospitals and other … Read more

Ultrasound Enclosure

pressure formed ultrasound enclosure Associated Thermoforming Inc.

Pressure Forming Process Forms Medical Enclosures These parts for the medical industry are formed using the Pressure Forming Process. We thermoform this set of enclosures for an Ultrasound navigation device. KYDEX® T with a UL 94V-0 flame rating is the material we use for these parts. Additionally, these parts display a molded undercut perimeter.  Thus, … Read more

Disposable Tray

pressure formed disposable tray Associated Thermoforming Inc.

Pressure Formed Disposable Tray For Medical Industry This negative, pressure-formed part with large undercuts on both sides is manufactured for one of our medical customers.  Additionally, this part has a very deep draw.   The material is a tri-layerd HIPS extrusion, with a custom colored cap on both sides.  Also, we use a “field-of-color” regrind … Read more

Imaging Enclosure

pressure forming imaging enclosure Associated Thermoforming Inc.

Pressure Forming to Manufacture Imaging Enclosure Pressure forming is the process we use to manufacture this multi-part medical imaging enclosure. We exhibit exacting tool construction in these female pressure-formed parts, thus creating uniform mating gaps. In addition, we have created molded-in openings. The material we have chosen for all GE Healthcare parts is an FR KYDEX® T material. Finally, … Read more

Structural Flooring System

twin sheet flooring system Associated Thermoforming Inc.

Twin Sheet Flooring System for Animal Laboratories We designed and manufactured this large, 60″ x 121″ twin-sheet floor for use in modular animal laboratory environments. Additionally, we designed this part to be cut into smaller sections as the need arises.  We used the twin sheet thermoform process to give the additional strength needed to  handle the … Read more

Twin Sheet Formed Surgical Helmet

Twin Sheet Formed Surgical Helmet Associated Thermoforming Inc.

Surgical Helmet Wins Twin Sheet Award We formed this award winning shell of a Surgical Helmet using Twin Sheet Thermoforming. Importantly, this helmet offers protection from fluids during operations. Additionally, we designed it to house a ventilating fan. It also includes a plenum running over the top of the head to distribute cooling to the face. As previously … Read more

Hospital Bed Part

twinsheet formed hospital bed part Associated Thermoforming Inc.

Therapeutic Bed Benefits From Twin Sheet Thermoforming We used our Technical Twin Sheet Thermoforming process to manufacture these parts for a therapeutic bed.  This is part of a hospital bed Safety Siderail system. The system helps prevent patients from becoming wedged between the mattress and steel rails, a common issue with hospital beds.  We twin-sheet thermoform the … Read more

Impact Absorber

Medical Impact Absorber Associated Thermoforming Inc.

Twin Sheet Forming Part Provides Impact Absorption We used the Twin Sheet Process to manufacture this part used in the medical industry.  This part is a bumper used to surround the base of a mobile medical diagnostics computer workstation. Its purpose is to absorb the impact of running into door jambs. It is a twin-sheet … Read more

Thermal Ducting

twin sheet thermal ducting Associated Thermoforming Inc.

Small, Complex Part Ideally Suited For Twin Sheet Forming This Twin Sheet part we manufacture provides cooling to internal components in a medical diagnostics machine. This part is small with a complex geometry, thus making it ideally suited for the Twin Sheet process. In fact, there is really no other practical way to manufacture it.  We manufacture … Read more