PT 172 R0 - Modified Hemostat

PT 172 R0 - Modified Hemostat

For safe needle handling

The device serves to clamp a syringe needle head. Its purpose is to reduce the risk of exposure and contamination of employees handling radioactive solutions. It allows maintaining aseptic work conditions.

 

The device provides a safe and simple method of sterile syringe needle handling. It makes it easy to remove the needle from the sheath and insert it into the vial rubber stopper, as well as to pull the needle out of the rubber stopper and discard it in the trash. It allows grasping the needle reliably when connecting it to and disconnecting it from a syringe containing a radioactive solution.

Brief Description of the Device, Basic Specifications

Main components of the device:

The clamp consists of two handles with locking teeth, with a smooth-surfaced slot for the syringe needle head close to the pivot axis.

Related devices:

  • Slanted stands of the PT173 and PT194 series
  • Bath with 10mm Pb shield PT203R0

Main dimensions:

  • Length: 105 mm
  • Width (closed): 66 mm
  • Thickness: 5 mm
  • Basic weight: Total 23 g

Accessories Supplied with the Device

  • None