Manufacturer of neuro vascular catheter devices required a customized fixture for assembly operations,
The fixture machining required a 2 weeks lead time, and was increasing costs per catheter.
LOCTITE 3D Engineering Services designed an optimized fixture with LOCTITE 3D 3172 HDT50 High Impact resin, to withstand the clamping forces and the machining requirements
- 65% cost reduction
- From 2 weeks, to 2.5 hours
- Light weight ergonomic tooling improved operator‘s comfort