The IDTE2000 is retired UPGRADE to the IDTE3000

IDTE3000 Catheter testing equipment
Posted April 27th, 2017 in Technical Updates

Due to obsolescence of some critical components and Windows XP  software platform, MSI is now offering the IDTE3000 model as our standard track and torque testing platform. The IDTE2000 model is now considered to be retired. MSI will continue to support and supply spare parts for this equipment as long as they can be sourced. […]

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New HYBRID Head Technology

Hybrid Stent Crimping Head
Posted February 1st, 2017 in News, Technical Updates

MSI is proud to introduce our next generation HYBRID crimp technology, which combines two types of MSI’s patented crimp head technology to produce a new robust high force solution. This new crimping technology takes the robustness of the classic pivot head design and the diameter range capabilities of the CAM design and combines them to […]

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ASTM International recognizes MSI developed test method

ASTM International recognizes MSI developed test method
Posted July 18th, 2016 in News, Technical Updates

ASTM International has released Standard F3067-14 “Guide for Radial Loading of Balloon Expandable and Self Expanding Vascular Stents”. This document provides guidance for developing in vitro test methods for measuring the radial strength or collapse pressure of balloon-expandable vascular stents and chronic outward force of self-expanding vascular stents. In section 6.12 the standard references a “Segmented […]

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