Medical Coating portfolio

Our Medthin™ Coatings for Implants

CoatingMaterialApplication ReferenceColorHardness, GPaAdhesion (depending on material)Wear reductionThickness range [µm]Roughness Ra (Rz) as deposited
Medthin™ 01 - Implants Titanium NitrideTitanium, TAV, CoCrMo, 316 LVM, all SSGold22 - 30>1500>65%3 - 7<50
Medthin™ 11 - Implants Titanium Niobium NitrideTitanium, TAV, CoCrMo, 316 LVM, all SSGold22 - 30>1500>65%3 - 7<50
Medthin™ 42 - Implants Top layer: hydrogenated amorphous carbon (a-C:H) Base Layer: Chrom.-Nitrideon implants made of Titanium, TAV, CoCrMo, 316 LVM, all SSBlack20 - 28>1500>65%3 - 7<50
Medthin™ 43 - Implants Top layer: hydrogenated amorphous carbon (a-C:H) Base layer: amorphous Si-C:Hon implants made of Titanium, TAV, CoCrMo, 316 LVM, all SSBlack12 - 24->80%1 - 5-
Medthin™ 60 - Implants Zirconium NitrideTitanium, TAV, CoCrMo, 316 LVM, all SSLight gold22 - 30>1500>65%3 - 7<50

Our Medthin™ Coatings for Instruments

CoatingMaterialApplication ReferenceColorThickness range [µm]Hardness, GPaFriction vs. Steel (dry)Reflection reductionChemical resistance
Medthin™ 01 - Instruments Titanium NitrideColor coding, bone cutting, improves wear resistance on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysGold0.5 - 522 - 300.5similar to uncoatedResistance to PH > 7, weaker in peroxide solutions PH < 7
Medthin™ 04 - Instruments Titanium Oxy-NitrideColor coding, inhibits bacterial proliferation, improves wear resistance on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysSand or Grey0.5 - 522 - 300.6similar to uncoatedResistance to PH > 7, weaker in peroxide solutions PH < 7
Medthin™ 10 - Instruments Titanium Carbon NitrideColor coding, bone cutting, improves wear resistance on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysPink1 - 522 - 300.3similar to uncoatedResistance to PH > 7, weaker in peroxide solutions PH < 7
Medthin™ 11 - Instruments Titanium Niobium NitrideColor coding, bone cutting, improves wear resistance on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysGold0.5 - 522 - 300.5similar to uncoatedResistance to PH > 7, weaker in peroxide solutions PH < 7
Medthin™ 16 - Instruments Titanium Aluminium NitrideColor coding, bone cutting, improves wear resistance on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysBronze0.5 - 522 - 300.6similar to uncoatedResistance to PH > 7, weaker in peroxide solutions PH < 7
Medthin™ 18 - Instruments Titanium Aluminium Carbon NitrideColor coding, bone cutting, improves wear resistance on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysPink1.5 - 4.522 - 300.3similar to uncoatedResistance to PH > 7, weaker in peroxide solutions PH < 7
Medthin™ 20 - Instruments Aluminium Titanium NitrideColor coding, anti-reflection, improves wear resistance on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysGrey-black2 - 624 - 300.4high, 70% of visible light absorbedResistance to PH > 7, weaker in peroxide solutions PH < 7
Medthin™ 30 - Instruments Chromium NitrideColor stability, improves wear resistance on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysSilver-grey0.5 - 1020 - 300.5similar to uncoatedResistance to PH > 7, weaker in peroxide solutions PH < 7
Medthin™ 33 - Instruments Chromium Carbon NitrideColor coding, anti-reflection, reduces friction and wear on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysDark grey1 - 412 - 16<0.5High, 70% of visible light absorbedResistant from PH 4 to 12
Medthin™ 36 - Instruments Chromium Tungsten CarbonColor coding, anti-reflection, skin and bone cutting, reduces friction and wear on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysBlack1 - 85 - 8<0.2High, 80% of visible light absorbedResistant from PH 4 to 12
Medthin™ 40 - Instruments Tungsten Carbide CarbonColor coding, anti-reflection, high fracture toughness, reduces friction and wear on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysGrey or black1 - 1010 - 180.2High, 50 - 80% of visible light absorbedResistant from PH 4 to 12
Medthin™ 41 - Instruments Top layer: Amorphous Diamond Like Carbon (DLC) / Base layer: poly crystalline Cr+WCCColor coding, anti-reflection, high fracture toughness, reduces friction and wear on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysBlack1 -520 - 280.2High, 80% of visible light absorbedResistant from PH 4 to 12
Medthin™ 42 - Instruments Top layer: Amorphous Diamond Like Carbon (DLC) / Base layer: crystalline Cr+CrN+WCCColor coding, anti-reflection, high impact fatigue, reduces friction and wear on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysBlack1 - 520 - 280.2High, 80% of visible light absorbedResistant from PH 4 to 12
Medthin™ 43 - Instruments Top Layer: Amorphous Diamond Like Carbon (DLC) / Base layer: Cr and amorphous Si-C:HColor coding, anti-reflection, highly resistant to chemicals, reduces friction and wear on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysBlack1 - 512 - 240.1High, 80% of visible light absorbedResistant from PH 4 to 12
Medthin™ 48 - Instruments Top layer: Tetragonal Carbon (ta-C) / Base layer: CrBone cutting, reduces friction and wear on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysBlack0.5 - 240 - 600.2High, 80% of visible light absorbedResistant from PH 4 to 12
Medthin™ 60 - Instruments Zirconium NitrideColor coding, bone cutting, reduces wear on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysLight gold1 - 522 - 300.6similar to uncoatedResistant from PH 4 to 12
Medthin™ 61 - Instruments Zirconium Carbon NitrideColor coding, bone cutting, reduces wear on all SS, Ti and Al AlloysLight gold to copper1 - 522 - 300.6similar to uncoatedResistant from PH 4 to 12