We offer a selection of coating options along with complete turnkey fabrication services on all custom extrusions.
Extruded aluminum tubing and extruded shapes are widely utilized in the medical device industry, with its uses ranging anywhere from biomedical research to surgical operating rooms to the doctor's office.
Profile Precision Extrusions has worked with medical device manufacturers on manufacturing annealed aluminum tubes that are very malleable. The flexibility that our annealed aluminum tubes offers provides an unparralleled advantage over traditional stainless tubes, which cannot be bent.
We extrude aluminum tubing and extrude shapes for medical devices such as:
Compared to stainless steel and titanium medical device designs, aluminum offers the following:
- Ease of machining and fabrication
- Short lead times:
- Tooling: 2-3 weeks
- Production: 4-5 weeks
- Low tooling cost
- Wide range of geometries possible
- Low cost of raw material