US 10,376,329 B2
Medical device tray and method of forming the medical device tray
Benjamin Dassonville, Brignoud (FR); and Antoine Warocquier, Bondues (FR)
Assigned to Symmetry Medical Manufacturing, Inc., Warsaw, IN (US)
Filed by Symmetry Medical Manufacturing, Inc., Warsaw, IN (US)
Filed on Aug. 16, 2017, as Appl. No. 15/678,778.
Application 15/678,778 is a division of application No. 14/157,811, filed on Jan. 17, 2014, granted, now 9,795,444.
Claims priority of application No. 13000344 (EP), filed on Jan. 23, 2013.
Prior Publication US 2017/0348066 A1, Dec. 7, 2017
Int. Cl. A61B 50/22 (2016.01); A61C 3/04 (2006.01); A61B 50/24 (2016.01); A61B 50/33 (2016.01); A61C 19/02 (2006.01); B29C 45/00 (2006.01); B29C 45/14 (2006.01); B29L 31/00 (2006.01); A61B 50/20 (2016.01)
CPC A61B 50/20 (2016.02) [A61B 50/24 (2016.02); A61B 50/33 (2016.02); A61C 3/04 (2013.01); A61C 19/02 (2013.01); B29C 45/14 (2013.01); B29C 2045/0058 (2013.01); B29L 2031/753 (2013.01); Y10T 29/49826 (2015.01)] 8 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
1. A method of forming a medical device tray for carrying a plurality of medical devices, said method comprising:
providing a base made of a substantially rigid material, said base forming a plurality of base through-holes; and
affixing a covering to said base, said covering being made of a material which is softer than said substantially rigid material of said base, said covering filling said plurality of base through-holes and forming a plurality of covering through-holes, said plurality of base through-holes and said plurality of covering through-holes cooperating to form a plurality of medical device tray through-holes wherein said covering covers an entirety of at least one of a top side and a bottom side of said base.