Quality medical grade wire is the forte of Fort Wayne Metals. The company manufactures round, flat, shaped wires, drawn filled tubing (DFT), and drawn brazed strand (DBS), which are used in medical devices such as catheters, guidewires, defibrillators, pacemakers, stents, and surgical needles. Fort Wayne Metals' medical wire is also used for dental and orthodontic, endoscopic, laparoscopic, and orthopedic applications. The company does not draw copper. Its expertise is in the drawing of stainless steel, titanium and titanium alloys, and specialty alloys such as Nitinol (nickel and titanium). It has manufacturing facilities in Ireland and the US, as well as a direct sales organization in the Netherlands.