Medispec (Pty) Ltd is the first manufacturer of ostomy products in Africa, producing quality Easywear ostomy products to the highest of industry standards. The brand was established in 1990 and 29 years later we are still the only manufacturer of our kind not only in Africa but the entire Southern Hemisphere. Being part of the AC Industries group, we are 100% South African and our factory is fully compliant with the latest medical manufacturing standards, including ISO9001:2015. With our focus on continued research and development, we remain committed to ensuring that our products offer the best comfort and ease to medical patients.
As a completely South African product, designed and manufactured in a South African factory, by South Africans, the factory and its personnel are always on hand for fast delivery, consultation and unique development solutions to specialist problems.
Injection moulding is a process used to manufacture parts by processing material into a custom designed mould. The machine used for injection moulding operates on a similar basis as that of a giant syringe. By feeding granular plastic into a heated barrel, a screw type plunger then pushes the plastic forward where it is forced into a heated chamber to melt and then through a nozzle into the mould. A variety of different polymer (plastics) can be used, depending on the properties needed.
Our German machinery is carefully maintained to ensure excellent results. We specialize in all polymers from polypropylene, polyurethane through to nylons and other engineering plastics. We have our own, highly specialized tool room for the development and manufacture of moulds.
Once you have decided on injection moulding as your solution, we can assist ensuring that you make the best decisions with regard to: