Source: Myco Medical Supplies
Myco Medical SuppliesERIAL.
Stainless Steel (AISI 420) is imported from Sheffield. England and Carbon Steel
(125 CR 1) is imported from Switzerland. Grinding wheels are imported from
Both Stainless Steel and Carbon Steel blades are individually foil packaged with
two strips of VPI (Vapor Protector Inhibitor) Paper. This not only inhibits rusting, it
greatly enhances packaging strength. Samples are drawn from each production lot
and tested under vacuum to test seal integrity. This insures that all product is
Since Swan Morton is the largest surgical blade manufacturer in the world, our
Competitors use their product as their bench mark. However, Bard Parker is the US
market leader. We use BD as our benchmark. Not only do our blades match BD in
sharpness, our hardening process gives our blades similar strength as the BD Rib
Each Computer Controlled Automatic Grinding fixture is optimized for a particular
blade configuration which yields smaller lot to lot variation. Proprietary polishing
and de-burring process insures superior serface finish and "clean" cutting edge.
Since we are a full line medical device manufacturer (Class II Devices including
syringes, needles, IV Catheters, Infusion Sets, Blood Collection Sets), our
manufacturing facilities are periodically audited by FDA for GMP compliance. We
are also ISO 9001 certified and our products carry the prestigious CE Mark. Product
Inspection and packaging is done in Class 100,000 certified clean room. Bio-
burden and sterility testing is done on each production lot by fully equipped
independent Quality Assurance facility.
Lot numbers are clearly identified on unit packs and foil pack. Batch records are
maintained so as to insure that product can be traced throughout the distribution
chain. If product defects are discovered, recalls are easily accomplished.