3D-PRINTED TUNGSTEN PARTS FOR MEDICAL SYSTEM COMPONENTS

BOOST YOUR SYSTEM’S PERFORMANCE

Tungsten’s unique properties make it ideal for extreme applications. It is such a hard material, that processing it and using it to realize complex or highly accuracy components only became possible quite recently. Dunlee boasts 10 years of experience in printing tungsten. Able to manufacture all manner of parts, with no design restrictions, it promotes the incorporation of tungsten into medical systems.

IDEAL APPLICATIONS
FOR TUNGSTEN

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COLLIMATION & BEAM SHAPING

  • Excellent ionizing radiation absorption characteristics
  • More stopping power than any other material
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THERMAL & RADIATION SHIELDING

  • High melting point of 3,422°C (iron’s melting point is 1,500°C)

BENEFITS

DUNLEE What we offer

WE OFFER

 

  • Easily harness from the most extreme material characteristics 
  • High quality and reliability in accordance with medical standards
  • Improved and simplified assembly processes that save costs
  • RoHS-compliant (lead substitute)
  • Non-magnetic products

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EXPLORE THE OPPORTUNITIES OF METAL PRINTING


In recent years, metal printing has achieved major milestones in terms of reducing processing costs and increasing performance. Today, 3D printing is commercialized and growing fast, with ever more industries recognizing its benefits.

These include:

  • reduced product weight thanks to bionic structures
  • lower costs for complex designs (due to fewer assembly steps)
  • greater capacity for the integration of functions and sub-components (e.g. canals)

WE’LL HELP YOU REVOLUTIONIZE YOUR PART DESIGN


We are continuously innovating our products and services and are happy to assist you, if you are looking for:

  • check whether your parts are printable
  • find out about new materials (tungsten, molybdenum, etc.)
  • learn more about next-generation component design options free from any design restrictions

MORE BENEFITS

DUNLEE What we offer

WE OFFER
 

  • 100+ years of experience in manufacturing medical system components
  • High accuracy and reliability in accordance with medical standards
  • Comprehensive expertise with regard to the requirements of medical systems
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About Dunlee

Dunlee is a brand of the Philips Company Group and distributes all products, solutions and services for the third-party imaging business. The product portfolio includes CT and X-ray solutions for OEMs, CT replacement tubes and 3D printed tungsten products.
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