When was Peter’s Technology established

Peter’s was established in 1982.

Do you build custom cables?

Yes, we specialize in custom cables assemblies: medical disposable, reusable, wire harness.

Does your organization speak English?

Yes, our executive management teams are USA citizens and are fluent in English. As well as our sales, engineering and quality management personnel are fluent in English.

Do you test your cables assemblies before shipping?

Yes, we perform 100% continuity test. Hi-pot test is also performed when specified.

Is there a minimum order quantity (MOQ) required for proto-type or production assemblies?

We do small volume with high mix. The MOQ of the custom products usually would depend on the MOQ of the raw material. We have always work closely with our customers’ to accommodate the MOQ issue.

For cable assembly designs, what specific minimal dimensions are required on our company drawing?

Generally, overall length, breakouts, strip lengths, and dimensional tolerances.

If my BOM calls out a specific component, will you use an equivalent component at time of manufacturing my product.

We will use your component specified on your BOM. However, if there is a cost benefit for you, we will suggest an equivalent during the quoting process.

Can you create a drawing for me if I provide a sample?

As a service to existing customers, our engineering team is capable of creating a drawing representative of your sample.

Do you have a first article process?

We submit a first article that represents the production order. This will represent our understanding of your requirements. The customer must approve the submitted First articles prior to the production order commencing.

What ISO certification does your organization currently hold?

ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 13485, you can review more of certification on our website certification page.

Who is your ISO certification body?

British Standards Institution (BSI)

What industry standard(s) do you follow in your manufacturing facility?

IPC-A-610, IPC/WHMA-A-620, IPC-J-STD-001, ASTM A380, ASTM A967, ASTM B912

What classification is your clean room?

CER (Class 300,000 and 100,000)

Do you have any black belt or green belts in manufacturing?

Yes, we have a Black belt on staff.

What is the smallest tolerance your EDM and CNC machines can hold?

EDM cutting: +/- 0.02mm, CNC milling: +/- 0.02mm

What metals do you work with for the laser welding process?

SUS304, 17-4, etc.

What metals and grade do you work with for the EDM and CNC process?

300, 400 series stainless steel, 17-4

How can I be sure your raw material suppliers’ are really using the material I have called out?

Besides have a sound supplier chain, we also have internal raw material verification capability, like XRF, FTIR, and Atomic Spectrometer.

If I use GD&T symbols on my drawings, can your company read these requirements?

Yes, many of our customers use GD&T symbols as their standard practice.

Can your engineers help me finalize my tool and product design?

Yes, our engineering team works closely with our customers’ to communicate design for manufacturing (DFM) considerations.

What material can you laser cut

300, 400 series stainless steel, 17-4

What tolerance can you hold for laser cut, CNC, EDM wire cut and drill?

Laser cut +/- 0.02mm, CNC milling +/- 0.02mm, EDM wire cut +/- 0.02MM, EDM drill +/- 0.03mm depends on the depth of the drill.

What CAD file type do you prefer to receive for a quote?

We are able to accept customers’ design files in Solid works, Autocad, MasterCAm, etc….

Are you FDA registered?

Yes, since 2008.

How much of your business is medical related?

70% of business in medical related.

How do we track our orders status?

Our sales personnel will provide weekly report of the open orders.

Do you perform process validation?

Yes, we do perform process validation (IQ, OQ, and PQ) base on customer’s specified or regulatory requirements.