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Adapters to Test Light Cord Integrity

Healthmark Industries Light Cord Adapters

Healthmark Industries has introduced the Light Cord Adapters to its ProSys Instrument Care product line.

Designed to connect light cords to a light source for inspection, the Light Cord Adapters assist health care workers with testing the integrity of light cords for intensity of light and fiber optic damage. Simply, choose the appropriate light cord adapter, attach to the light cord and secure together. Then, attach a light source to the light cord adapter and secure together, activate the light source and inspect. If any defects or damage are identified, remove the light cord from service.

The Light Cord Adapters are offered for the following makes of light cords: Storz, Stryker, ACMI and Wolf. The Light Cord Adapters are available for individual purchase. Available light sources are sold separately.

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