Blockwise Engineering LLC

602-954-7703
425 S. 48th Street
Suite #108
Tempe, AZ 85281
sales@blockwise.com

 
Pleating Technologies
Blockwise has a variety of pleating technologies to fit a wide variety of process needs. Below you will find a brief description of each of the available mechanisms. Follow this link to view a comparison chart.
 
AlphaPleat patented
Hardened stainless steel dies
Inflated Balloon Diameter range: 1.5 to 16 mm
Lengths available: 62 mm, 124mm
Number of wings: 3, 5, 6
Heated Dies
Highest Accuracy Available
 
Application examples:
PTCA and PTA balloons
   
Twin-Cam patented
Hardened stainless steel dies
Inflated Balloon Diameter range: 2 to 30 mm
Lengths available: 62 to 310 mm
Number of wings: 2, 3, 5, 6
Heated Dies
 
 
Application examples:
 2-pleat PTCA, long length or large diameter PTA balloons

Twin-Cam™ white paper

   
Large Twin-Cam patented
Hardened stainless steel dies
Inflated Balloon Diameter range: 4 to 60 mm
Lengths available: 62 to 310 mm
Number of wings: 6, 10
Heated Dies
 
Application examples:
Extremely large PTA or non-vascular balloons