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Braided Catheter Features
Braided Catheter Features
Braided Catheter Features

1. Why would you choose CUUMed’s braided tubing?

A braided tubing usually consists of three layers. They are inner layers, braided reinforcement and outer layer. By designing different braiding constructions, CuuMed can offer you a customized braid-reinforced shaft to best fit your needs. Shaft Dimensions: OD range: 4Fr-7Fr

2. What Features does CUUMed braided tube have?

◆High torque ◆More column strength ◆ Kink resistance ◆ Higher tensile strength ◆Burst pressure resistance ◆ Excellent pushability and flexibility ◆ Stiffness

Braided Catheter Configuration
Braided Catheter Configuration
Braided Catheter Configuration

3. What materials does CUUMed provide for the 3 layers braided tube?

For liner and jacket, we provide several medical-grade polymers. Any custom blend is welcomed. For braided layer, we provide stainless steel 304(round/ flat), stainlesssteel 316(round/ flat), nylon and nitinol

4. What braiding patterns does CUUMed offer?

Cuumed offers various braiding patterns including Diamond(2 wires under 2 over 2), Herringbone (1 wire under 2 over 2) and Half Diamond (1 wire under 1 over 1).

Value-added capability & Application
Value-added capability & Application
Value-added capability & Application

5. What medical devices are braided tubes commonly used in?

◆Stent delivery catheters Guiding catheters Angiographic catheter Kink resistant sheaths Endoscopic assemblies EP catheter Ablation catheters

6. Value-added capabilities:

 Tipping

 Insert molding- lures, tips

 Maker band application

 Braid termination technology

 Hole punching & drilling