PTFE Coated Wire FluoroWire

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Surface Solutions Group is a leader in applying industrial, FDA Compliant/Biocompatible PTFE coatings on medical wire and guidewires, with both non-acid and non-PFOA formulations, in several colors.

Low Friction Medical FluoroWire® Guidewire Applications

Uncoated mandrel wound guidewires, made of stainless steel and Nitinol have naturally high friction. FluoroWire® coatings that are bonded to a continuous reel-to-reel length of wire and small diameter tubing greatly reduces intravascular friction in devices such as catheters, stents, etc.

Any type of wire can be given a low-friction surface. All formulations are PFOA-free

Coatings Can be Applied To:

  • All stainless steel alloys
  • Nitinol
  • Silver plated copper wire
  • Tungsten and other specialty wire
  • Small diameter twist wire cables

Key Features of FluoroWire® Medical Coatings

When you coat your medical wire and medical guidewires with Surface Solutions Group FluoroWire® you’ll realize coating features that include:

  • Uniform coverage and thickness of your wires – including twisted cable)
  • Low-friction and non-stick coating properties
  • We offer a variety of color options for you to choose from when it comes to coating your wire
  • Continuous wire lengths (Diameters of .005” – .040”)
  • Easily coiled or fabricated
  • Smooth surface once the wire is coated
  • Excellent adhesion to your wire

Key Benefits of Medical Guidewires Coated with FluoroWire®

PTFE coated wire with diameters down to .005” are used in a variety of medical applications ranging from medical labs to surgical environments and imaging use. Medical grade PTFE coated guidewires with FluoroWire® coating are recognized for properties that include:

  • Lubrication
  • Resilience
  • Ease of handling
  • Shape retention
  • Durability
  • Flexibility
  • Enhanced safety

100 Plus Years of Combined Experience and Integrity

For all medical and precision applications, the experience and integrity of the coating applicator is of utmost importance. Surface Solutions Group, LLC is a leader in the development and application of functional coatings. Our proven techniques assure the best in quality control, consistency, reliability, and service. Our customers must test for biocompatibility and end-use.