Yarn Processing

Yarn PET or Dacron polyester medical fiber


Medical fiber or medical yarn production is much more than just yarn extrusion.  The medical yarn characteristics required are driven by your medical device design.  ATEX posesses the capabilities to further process medical yarn in order to achieve your final component requirements.  Our in-house yarn processing includes:

  • Texturizing
  • Flat yarn (non-texturized) production
  • Plying
  • Twisting
  • Converting (Draw winding)
  • Winding (Back Winding and others)
  • Slashing
  • Warping

We also utilize various fibers in our yarns, including polyester, polypropylene, PGA, PLA, PTFE, nylon, UHMWPE, Lycra/Spandex.