HEINE FlexTip+ Fiber Optic (F.O.) Blade
A useful Tip for a difficult intubation
The FlexTip+ is a Macintosh Laryngoscope Blade with a tip which is adjustable through 70°. A lever controls the tip angle during intubation to lift the epiglottis.
- Swivelling blade tip
- Clear view
- 5 years guarantee
The FlexTip+ is a Macintosh Laryngoscope Blade with a tip which is adjustable through 70°. A lever controls the tip angle during intubation to lift the epiglottis, giving a clear view of the vocal cords. Contact with the upper row of teeth and unnecessary pressure on the tongue and soft tissue are avoided.
HEINE HiLite fiber bundle. With up to 6500 individual micro-fibers for improved light transmission and longer life.
Integrated Fiber Optics for the best possible illumination.
High-quality design from chrome-plated, stainless, high-grade steel.
Swivelling blade tip facilitates difficult intubation.
Reduced likelihood of damage to teeth and soft tissue.
Fits all standard F.O. handles (green standard). Exception: F.O. Angled Handle.
5 years guarantee. 4000 standard autoclave cycles of 134 °C / 4 min.with more than 1000 lux.
Catalogue Number: F-000.22.313
Accessories for HEINE FlexTip+ Fiber Optic (F.O.) Blade
Complete handle (without batteries)F-008.22.820
Complete handle with rechargeable battery.F-008.22.894
Complete handle with rechargeable battery.F-008.22.804
Complete handle with charging module.F-008.22.424
Without handle, adaptor for BETA4 NT rechargeable handles, Standard F.O. 4 NT and F.O. 4 SHORT NT laryngoscope rechargeable handles.X-002.99.494
for FlexTip+ F.O. Laryngoscope Set F-227, F-229 or F-230F-227.01.000
FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions
What handles can be used with my HEINE Laryngoscope Blade?
All HEINE Laryngoscope handles can be used with the HEINE Laryngoscope Blade.
How can I clean, disinfect and sterilize my HEINE Laryngoscope Blade?
Procedure after use:
Remove all traces of contamination immediately after use to avoid incrustation.
Manual cleaning / disinfection:
Use only cleaning and disinfection products which are recommended by the manufacturer for use with fiber optics. Follow the manufacturers instructions regarding concentration and duration of use exactly. After this process, rinse the blade with de-mineralised water and ensure that no deposits remain on them. Warning: Use of the wrong cleaning and disinfection products or methods can cause irreparable damage to the laryngoscope. Ultrasonic cleaning is not permitted!
Automatic cleaning / disinfection:
The laryngoscope can be cleaned or thermally disinfected at up to 93 °C in an automatic machine. Use only cleaning products, which are recommended for use with stainless steel. The rinsing procedure must ensure that no deposits are left on the product. Use only de-mineralised water for the final rinse.
Laryngoscopes have to be sterilized as required by national regulation and internal institutional standards. We recommend the sterilization with saturated steam at least 132 °C (max. 134 °C) for 3 minutes. Cycles of up to 18 minutes or up to 60 minutes in specified cases should not damage the metal part of the blade. There may be a reduction in light transmission with frequent / repeated long-term steam sterilization, particularly if the steam quality is not ideal.
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As a global leader in the manufacture of primary diagnostic instruments with over 500 employees, HEINE Optotechnik has been a 100 % family owned and managed company for more than 70 years. We continue to develop and manufacture HEINE instruments at our facilities in Germany, where we combine decades-long experience and craftsmanship with the most modern manufacturing technologies.Quality Made in Germany