X-BOND
Braided and Coated polyester

  • Excellent knot security and knot strength
  • Compactly braided for excellent strength
  • Nonflaky, smooth knot tie down and good handling characteristics
  • Dyed green or available as undyed
  • Attached with unique PRIMIPASS coating needles

X-BOND
Polyester sutures are braided and coated, polyester sutures are known for superior knot sliding performance and ease of manipulation. Made from quality material, these are available in different sizes and specifications to satisfy our most demanding customers.
PRODUCT: “X-BOND” (POLYESTER SUTURES) non-absorbable Surgical Suture U.S.P, Braided & Coated Polyester Sutures.
MATERIAL USED: Pre-stabilized polyethylene terephthalate
COLOUR: Green / White
COATING: Coated with wax / silicone
STERILIZATION: Ethylene Oxide gas
SHELF LIFE: 5 years
 
RECOMMENDED USAGE
•    General Surgeries
•    CV Surgery – Valve replacement
•    Orthopedic Surgeries – ACL / PCL reconstruction
•    GI Surgeries
 
RANGE
•    U.S.P. sizes 6-0 to 5
•    Suture length available with needle: 45cms to 100cms
•    Needle lengths: 12mm to 50mm attached to various needle point profiles
 
ADVANTAGES
•    PRIMIPASS coated needle
•    Compactly braided
•    Extra smooth
•    Excellent knot tie-down and knot security
•    Minimized tissue drag and sawing
Excellent handling qualities


Physical Properties:

Metric Size

USP Size

USP Specs.

LinxObere Test Readings

Diameter (mm)

Standard Knot Pull Tensile Strength (Kgs)*

Diameter (mm)

Standard Knot Pull Tensile Strength

(Kgs)*

1

5/0

0.100 to 0.149

0.50

0.130 to 0.140

0.6 to 0.7

1.5

4/0

0.150 to 0.199

0.75

0.170 to 0.180

1.0 to 1.3

2

3/0

0.200 to 0.249

1.2

0.225 to 0.240

1.4 to 1.6

3

2/0

0.300 to 0.339

1.8

0.320 to 0.330

2.4 to 2.7

3.5

0

0.350 to 0.399

2.7

0.375 to 0.385

3.3 to 3.6

4

1

0.400 to 0.499

3.4

0.465 to 0.480

5.3 to 5.8

5

2

0.500 to 0.599

4.4

0.530 to 0.550

7.0 to 7.4

6

3 & 4

0.600 to 0.699

6.1

0.660 to 0.680

8.5 to 9.5

7

5

0.700 to 0.799

7.7

0.730 to 0.750

10.0 to 11.0