CLAMP, TOWEL, BACKHAUS, 13 cm 17-55-13


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L031307 - Towel and tube clamps, reusable
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Towel clamp, Backhaus


A surgical instrument designed to hold together surgical towels and/or drapes and/or other devices, e.g., cables/leads that need securing to the site of intervention, e.g., the towels/drapes surrounding or covering the operating table.


towel clamp, -forceps, or a -clip


Technical specifications

  • Hard ratchet with locking
  • The pointed tips of the clamp jaws cave inward
  • Total length: 10.5 or 13 cm
  • Material: martensitic steel

Instructions for use

Be careful not to injure the patient, the surgeon or the assistant when attaching.

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