BioCompatic - Silicone Alternative

Benefits of Northwire BioCompatic Medical Cable Jacketing Material, a USP Class VI Silicone Alternative

  • BioCompatic surgical cable is patient friendly and biocompatible: Free of bisphenol, phthalate, latex, and halogen
  • BioCompatic endures sterilization: Medical grade cable endures steam autoclave (500 cycles at 134⁰C), Gamma, ETO and STERRAD
  • BioCompatic withstands extreme temperatures: Continuous operating temperature of -80⁰C to 105⁰C
  • BioCompatic medical device cable is rugged: Superior resistance to chemicals, cuts, crush, and abrasions
  • BioCompatic medical cable is compliant to: USP Class VI, ISO 10993-5 & 10, RoHS3 and REACH
  • BioCompatic is a flexible medical cable: Bends, torques and retracts for long life
  • BioCompatic is a cost-effective medical grade cable: Costs less to produce than silicone
  • BioCompatic has shorter lead times than silicone: No lengthy curing process
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BioCompatic Whitepaper

What you'll discover about this medical grade cable...

  • It's biocompatibility with compliance to USP Class VI, ISO 10993-5 & 10, RoHS3 and REACH
  • How it withstands autoclave, sterilization and harsh chemicals
  • How it endures extreme environments with long life
  • Why it's torque-free retractability promotes ergonomic use
  • How it can increase your system reliability, user safety and bottom line
  • Why it's a cost-effective solution to silicon and increases your speed to market

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BioCompatic Data Sheet

View side-by-side technical comparisons between Silicone, Medical Grade TPE, and Northwire BioCompatic USP Class VI Medical Device Cable, a Silicone Alternative.

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Why BioCompatic medical grade cable is a better choice over silicone

Discover how Northwire BioCompatic USP Class VI medical-grade cable, a silicone alternative, delivers high performance for your demanding surgical and medical device applications while saving cost and reducing lead time.

Northwire BioCompatic USP Class VI Medical Cable

Medical Grade Cable
Chemical Resistant
Extreme Temperatures
Silicone Free
Cut Resistant
Crush Resistant
Applications for BioCompatic USP Class VI Silicone Cable Alternative

Handheld Surgical Devices

Low coefficient of friction – cable will not work against the surgeon’s hand

Dental Tools

Designed for patient and doctor comfort

Cosmetic Surgery

Custom options include tubing to supply, vacuum, or vent

Laparoscopic Surgery

Flexible cable reduces fatigue

Hearing Diagnostics

The soft and smooth material prevents 'snagging' on skin, clothing, and/or hair
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