Before applying a plate to a fracture the plate should be contoured to the bone as closely as possible. The larger the gap between bone and plate weakens the construct and decreases the pull out resistance of the screws.
Not as important with locking screws and plates.


1.5mm/2.0mm Plate Bending Levers
£51.50

Industry Standard plate benders. Two handles with slots which the plate goes into and then the plat.....

2.4mm Plate Bending Levers
£56.70

Industry Standard plate benders. Two handles with slots which the plate goes into and then the plat.....

2.7mm/3.5mm Plate Bending Levers
£61.00

Industry Standard plate benders. Two handles with slots which the plate goes into and then the plat.....

3.5mm/4.5mm Plate Bending Levers
£68.30

Industry Standard plate benders. Two handles with slots which the plate goes into and then the plat.....

Bone Plate Press All plates
£440.00

Use on a flat stable surface. Place plate between the anvils and use lever to bend the plate making .....

Bone Plate Press to 4.5mm Narrow
£440.00

Use on a flat stable surface. Place plate between the anvils and use lever to bend the plate making .....

Plate Bending Pliers 2.7mm/3.5mm
£352.00

Place plate between the jaws of the pliers and apply pressure to the handles to bend the plate. .....