Medical Device

Why We Stopped Going to Trade Shows

March 10, 2022

Going back to the 1990s, we found almost all of our business exclusively through trade shows. Even before then, our goal was to go to the Chicago machine tool show and get as many vendors to convert over to a Moffatt Task Light for their machinery as possible.  And that worked out great for us!…


How to Decide Which End Fitting You’ll Need for Your Flex arm Device

February 17, 2022

Flexible arms are easy to adjust and stay in place, but just as important are the end fittings for your flex arm device. End fittings provide mounting features that the flex arm alone can’t achieve, and can help make motions that allow the device to be easier to use. Rotation at one or both ends…

A good flex arm should have complimentary covering

Custom Flex Arm Components vs Engineered Components: What’s the Difference?

February 9, 2022

Let’s say you have a great idea for a medical device and you think a custom flex arm component might be needed. You shop around, find one you like, work with your supplier then realize: you’re going to need an engineered solution for your end fitting. Will it be too expensive? How is a custom…


Be Nimble: How HatchMed is Changing the Game for Patient Care One Device at a Time

February 2, 2022

Med Tech is an exciting field where breakthroughs in technology happen nearly every single day. That’s exactly where HatchMed stands: at the very forefront of patient care. We had a great conversation with the team at HatchMed, a medical device manufacturer who works with Moffatt, to understand the challenges they face, how they created some…