Springs Help Doctors “See” During Spinal Surgery

A manufacturer of surgical instruments is using Bal Spring® canted coil springs to give doctors new insight into...

The Technologies behind the Next Generation of Neuromodulation Devices

With the use of closed-loop devices becoming more widespread in the development of neomodulation devices, the ability to...

Improving Wind Turbine Design with Springs and Seals

As wind-energy systems supply a greater percentage of power worldwide, minimizing downtime and decreasing maintenance and...

Higher Performance, Smaller Sizes, Define the Future of Mass Spectrometry

Laboratories are demanding a new era of mass spec equipment that provides higher throughputs, shorter testing times, and...

Reducing Risk: Validated Methods for Cleaning Orthopedic Devices that Use Canted Coil Springs

Orthopedic devices that contain canted coil springs can be cleaned by methods that meet FDA requirements. Two such validated...

Downhole Tools Get Smarter

Downhole tools are getting smarter. And while this is great news for users, it’s creating a whole new set of...

Seal Improves Life of Implantable Pump, and of Patient

The design of an implantable low-flow pump to treat ascites required an added level of protection against malfunction caused...

Next-Generation IPGs Integrate Connector System Components

Systemization reduces time to market. For years, manufacturers of neurostimulators and other active implantables have been...

Benefits of the Spring

When designing orthopedic and medical devices, engineers invariably encounter the same basic challenge: they need to connect...

Breaking the Barrier

Why seals alone will not take UHPLC to 20 kpsi and above. Steven Twork, Market Manager for Analytical and Laboratory...

Strength in Numbers

Mike Foster, Bal Seal Engineering, Inc. Just like millions of other kids growing up during the mid-l970s heyday of Saturday...