BALIMED FUTURAHigh aesthetics and better identification through colour coding

BALIMED FUTURA - high aesthetics and better identification through colour coding

The bronze-coloured BALIMED™ FUTURA not only improves the aesthetics of medical instruments, it also helps surgeons to better identify their operation instruments. Also, the high hardness of BALIMED™ FUTURA gives surgical instruments sharp cuttings-edges and outstanding protection against abrasive wear.

  • Specifications


    Coating material TiAlN
    Coating colour Bronze
    Coating hardness HIT[GPa]* 33 +/- 3
    Coefficient of friction (dry) vs. steel** 0.6
    General remark All given data are approximate values, they depend on application, environment and test condition.
    *Coating hardness HIT[GPa] Measured by nano indentation according to ISO 14577. For multilayers the hardness of the different layers varies.
    **Coefficient of friction (dry) vs. steel Determined by ball-on-disc test in dry condition with an Steel ball according to ASTM G99. During run-in the given values may be exceeded.
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