Fort Wayne Metals Debuts Velocity Sample Kits

Source: Fort Wayne Metals

Fort Wayne Metals streamlines R&D process with debut of Velocity sample kits

April 9, 2014, FORT WAYNE, IN –– Fort Wayne Metals, a leading manufacturer of wire-based medical materials, recently introduced Velocity™ sample kits for several of its key product lines, providing customers the ability to begin the product innovation and development process in four business days or less for shipping addresses within the continental United States.

"When it comes to research and development, time is money," explains Scott Shoppell, marketing manager for Fort Wayne Metals. "With Velocity, we've developed a new way to help our customers start innovating faster. We realize there are times when they can't wait for us to manufacture materials to their specifications; Velocity enables them to get to work faster while still providing a variety of customizable options."

Initially, Velocity sample kits are available from Fort Wayne Metals for the following product groups:

  • Radiopacity Wire
  • Conductivity Wire
  • Helical Hollow Strand (HHS®) Tube
  • Strand and Cable

In addition, each Velocity sample kit provides material in a variety of diameters, composites and/or constructions to enable for customized exploration, testing and development for customers depending on their specific needs and goals.

Interested parties can learn learn more about Velocity and place an order by visiting or by emailing This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

About Fort Wayne Metals

Fort Wayne Metals Research Products Corporation is a leading manufacturer of high-quality materials, precision wire, strands and cables, and component assemblies for medical devices and other demanding applications. Fort Wayne Metals is an ISO 9001, ISO 13485 and AS 9100 registered company with over 700 employees at their corporate headquarters in Fort Wayne, IN, as well as in Columbia City, IN and Castlebar, Ireland. Learn more at

For more information:
Helge Hinniger
Corporate Communications Manager
(260) 399-2109
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