Surgical Extra Sharp K-Wires from Brasseler USA
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Extra Sharp K-Wires

EXTRA SHARP (SMOOTH/PLAIN)

Fabricated from precision ground 316L implant grade stainless steel (ASTM F 138).

Brasseler USA® Surgical Instrumentation is proud to offer a comprehensive line of k-wires. This high-quality, versatile line is designed and manufactured in the USA to very rigid specifications.

Are you concerned with splintering of small bones while using a k-wire for internal fixation? Fabricated from precision ground 316L implant-grade stainless steel, our extra sharp k-wires feature a 50° angle point as compared to our standard k-wire with a 90° angle point.

50° angle pointExtra Sharp Smooth K-Wires feature a 50% angel
90° angle point
Extra Sharp K-Wires from Brasseler USA4. Double Diamond
2-Sided Point; Point on Both Ends

4” LENGHT

Point Style Diameter Order Number
mm in Sterile (1/pk)
4. 0.7 .028 KM172-44-28ESS
0.9 .035 KM172-44-35ESS
1.1 .045 KM172-44-45ESS
1.6 .062 KM172-44-62ESS

6” LENGHT

Point Style Diameter Order Number
mm in Sterile (1/pk)
4. 0.7 .028
0.9 .035
1.1 .045 KM172-46-45ESS
1.6 .062 KM172-46-62ESS

Sterilization Parameters

Steam Sterilization …. Type Minimum Temperature / Minimum Exposure Time / Minimum Dry Time


Pre-Vacuum (Wrapped) …. 270°F (132°C) / 4 minutes / 30 minutes
Gravity (Wrapped) …. 270°F (132°C) / 15 minutes / 15 minutes

  • All cycles require a minimum of 30 minutes dry time.
  • Observe AAMI and hospital guidelines for steam sterilization and the sterilizer manufacturer’s written instructions for cycle parameters and load configurations.