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Announcement!       Integrated Medical Holdings, parent company to Cath-Tip, Inc. has acquired Hansen Research – with its proprietary catheter hole drilling equipment.


 Now Offering Catheter Hole Drilling!


In our continuing efforts to provide the very best services, equipment and efficiencies for our customers, Cath-Tip is now partnered with Cath-Punch. Cath-Punch, formerly Hansen Research, is the established maker of premier catheter hole drilling machines & equipment.

“This machine was developed exclusively to meet the requirements of catheter hole drilling. The result is a table top, four axis stepper motor controlled machine that has the ability to make clean and fast holes.”


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Cath-Punch’s proprietary Flow Thru™ Hollow Drills, refined process control, and manufacturing excellence have made its machines a staple of catheter production clean rooms.


catheter hole punch drill examplesEquipment is built to cut holes the highest industry quality standards and suits a broad range of applications:

  • hole sizes down to .018”
  • 3 French to 24 French
  • able to precisely locate and perforate individual lumen in multilumen tubing
  • materials from soft polymers like silicones to harder polymers like PEEK

Cath-Punch Commitment


Cath-Punch machines are backed by our commitment to do more than just sell high-quality machines – we provide superior service that will help your business succeed. Cath-Punch offers engineering solutions to help meet your requirements so that your manufacturing line is as efficient, reliable, and repeatable as possible.

Visit the website to learn more:  www.cathpunch.com

Contact Cath-Punch for a quote!    
call 435-429-4001 or email solutions@cathpunch.com


  1.  Cores are cut and captured inside the drill bit & evacuated to a filter

  2.  Clean holes

• drill is sharpened to high standards

• extremely sharp cutting edge

  3.  Long drill life

• wear resistant 440C stainless steel

• TiN coating

• high concentricity

  4.  5 holes per second cycle time

  5.  Quick drill change

  6.  Broad range of applications

  7.  Low operating cost

  8.  Small footprint – tabletop

Contact us at solutions@cathtip.com or call 435-628-1775 regarding your project, feedback or questions.

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