The failure of a single electrical connection within an operating room can be fatal.read more
Selecting the correct materials for your interconnect solution is vital to ensuring that your device functions correctly and meets the requirements of the application.read more
Capacitance, along with resistance and inductance, is one of the three fundamental elements of electrical components.read more
Reshoring your medical device manufacturing operation is no easy feat.read more
As with most product decisions, determining where to manufacture your medical device involves the weighing of a variety of factors.read more
Lately, “reshoring” and “nearshoring” have become trending terms within the medical device industry.read more
If you've never worked with one before, interconnect diagrams can appear confusing and complex.
So, we created the infographic below to help demystify interconnect diagrams and provide a starting...read more
On the surface, the production of energy-driven minimally invasive, electrophysiology, patient monitoring, and electrosurgical devices may appear similar.read more
From blood pressure monitors to complex surgical robotics, energy-driven devices can be found in almost every hospital room and doctor’s office.read more
As the energy-driven device market continues to grow, you may have noticed the term “interconnect solutions” rising in popularity.read more
When we partner with OEM’s to develop devices, I like to ask how the variable of time compares with other variables such as staying on budget or getting all the features just right.read more
Bringing an energy-driven device to market is difficult.read more
The minimally invasive market is shifting toward energy-driven technology and roboticsread more
Innovations in sterilization techniques, device design, and manufacturing processes have enabled the single-use (“disposable”) medical device market to evolve and expand to improve patient...read more
Advances in connector, circuit board, and polymer technology have propelled the electrophysiology market forward.read more
Managing medical device development projects for energy-driven devices can vary greatly from managing the development of other devices.read more
Selecting the correct electrical cable assemblies for your minimally invasive device is critical.read more
Within the minimally invasive segment, overmolded cable connectors can reduce or eliminate many of the risks and disadvantages associated with off-the-shelf, mechanically assembled connectors.read more
For the past year, tariffs have had a significant impact on the medical device industry. Reimbursements from insurance companies for medical procedures have not changed due to the tariffs,...read more
We’ve all been there—whether in our professional or personal lives—starting a huge project takes some major pre-project planning.
Say you’re building a home—before you start building the home...read more
ATL Technology has been manufacturing medical-based devices, consumer goods and industrial products in our wholly-owned China facility for more than 20 years. The World Trade Organization (WTO)...read more
The need for high-density electrical connectors is being driven by applications that need smaller, lighter connectors that are also ergonomically friendly. However, adding more pins in a connector...read more
The rapid evolution of the minimally invasive and electrophysiology landscape has pushed engineering teams to find methods for accelerating and improving the device development process.read more
As anyone who has spent any time around young children, connectors—specifically to power—can be a catastrophic safety hazard. And due to a number of incidents that lead to young children losing...read more
Similar to nearly every technology out there, coaxial cable has its things it is great for and others that it is severely lacking in.
Generally, coax has lower error rates due to the inner...read more
Growing up in the southern United States, I often found myself walking home in the midst of a torrential downpour. And if being soaking wet wasn't enough, to add to the despair in my shivering...read more
As a global manufacturing company in the medical industry, ATL is focused on adhering to governmental regulations while maintaining compliance with additional industry requirements. The cost of...read more
Whether designing a disposable medical device, mass-producing a consumer charging cable or developing a wire harness for a piece of capital equipment, careful detail must be paid to connect the...read more
Selecting the proper conductor is only the first step in building a cable.
Now that you’ve found the perfect conductor it’s time to add the electrical wire insulation.read more