Hi-Torque Steelcore™

 Supportive Peripheral Guide Wires

Hi-Torque Steelcore™ Peripheral Guide Wires provide support options to meet the needs of various clinical situations.

The .018 Support You Need

Support Features / Options

  • The stainless steel core provides proximal through distal support
  • Available in two transition lengths; Hi-Torque Steelcore™ LT Guide Wire has a longer core taper than Hi-Torque Steelcore™ Guide Wire, allowing for greater steering as well as greater flexibility in the distal part of the guide wire
  • The core-to-tip design provides 1:1 torque for precise steering and tip control when crossing the lesion in tortuous anatomy1

Additional Features / Options

  • The core-to-tip design allows for navigation around vessel bends1
  • The shapeable tip is available with a 5 cm (Hi-Torque Steelcore™ Guide Wire) or a 3 cm (Hi-Torque Steelcore™ LT Guide Wire) platinum/nickel coil
  • It comes in guide wire lengths of 190 cm and 300 cm

Ordering Information

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  1. Tóth GG, Yamane M, Heyndrickx GR. Heart. 2015;101:645–652.


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