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Movement System for rehabilition of knee joints

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Silcon Plastic SRL
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Movement System for rehabilition of knee joints
Benefit: Improved Performance, Weight Saving
Main Forming Process: Metal Injection Moulding
End Use Sector: Medical
Material: Titanium

Finishing: Tapping, tumbling or sandblasting


The external medical movement system for the adjustment of the position of the knees joints during the rehabilitation, requests at the same time features of resistance and lightness.


MIM allows to reduce further working treatments on the part, otherwise requested for the complex shape, while the use of TITANIUM alloy Ti-6Al-4V gives the necessary lightness.

Component Specification

Weight (g): 45.8 for the two parts in Ti-6Al-4V. 80.4 for the two parts in Stainless steel
Final Density (g/cm3): 4.25
Tensile Strength (MPa): 905
Elongation (% strain): Elongation to fracture: 15

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