Steel Wire Surgical Sutures Non Absorbable Chirmax | Hawksley

Steel Wire

SW 2122
Regular price
£243.20 (ex VAT)
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Intended for use in Abdominal wound closure, Sternal closure, Orthopaedic procedures and Tendons.

Each pack contains 24 sutures except for lengths of 3m which have 20 sutures per pack. Different sutures variants can be seen on the "Suture Range" tab. If there is a suture you cannot find, please contact us and we will try and supply it for you.

Composition Colour Range Characteristic 
Monofilament suture made of 316LVM Stainless steel Steel 1 to 7 USP Non-absorbable, monofilament, superior steel, flexible wire, excellent tissue penetration, high tensile strength

Steel Wire is a non-absorbable, monofilament and sterile surgical suture composed of 316LVM stainless steel for surgical implants. Steel Wire material is supplied as combinations of stainless steel needles.

Steel Wire sutures are the most inert of all suture materials and provide maximum tensile strength. Steel Wire is available with fixed or rotating (axial) needles. All boxes are supplied in long packs.

Suture Range

Please find our available sutures below. We have created a number of useful guides for identifying our needles & comparing with other suture brands. If there is a suture you cannot find, please contact us and we will try and supply it for you.

Understanding Vitrex Sutures

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Got a different brand? Use our guide to find the Vitrex equivalent.

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Code USP EP Length Needle Type Needle Length Pcs / pack Price (ex-VAT)
SW 2122 6 8 4x45cm HRX 48 12 £243.20
SW 2200 5 7 4x45cm HRTX 50 12 £183.18
SW 2210 6 8 4x45cm HRTX 50 12 £183.18
SW 2000 1 4 4x45cm HS 48 12 £159.92
SW 2010 4 6 4x45cm HS 48 12 £171.55
SW 2100 5 7 4x45cm HS 48 12 £171.55
SW 2110 6 8 4x45cm HS 48 12 £171.55
SW 2120 7 9 4x45cm HS 48 12 £171.55
SW 2310 5 7 4x45cm HS 55 12 £182.02
SW 2330 6 8 4x45cm HS 55 12 £182.02
SW 2300 5 7 2x75cm HS 55 12 £127.94
SW 2320 6 8 2x75cm HS 55 12 £127.94
SW 2400 5 7 4x45cm HSC 48 12 £171.55
SW 2410 6 8 4x45cm HSC 48 12 £171.55
SW 2420 7 9 4x45cm HSC 48 12 £171.55
Technical Specification
Indication Abdominal wound closure, Sternal closure, Orthopaedic procedures and Tendons.
Contraindication Steel Wire is contraindicated in patients with known sensitivities or allergies to steel or its principal metallic components, such as chromium and nickel. The presence of steel may interfere with certain radio-diagnostics and its use is contraindicated where radiotransparency of suture material is required.
Chemical Composition 316LVM Stainless steel
Sizes 1 to 7 USP
Structure Monofilament
Absorption Method

Non-absorbable

Colour Steel 

Brochures

Overall Brochure

Steel Needle & Wire Brochure

Understanding Vitrex Sutures

Needle Guide   |   Understanding The Packaging

Got a different brand? Use our guide to find the Vitrex equivalent.

Competitor Thread Comparison   |   Competitor Needle Comparison