The Skin graft is usually put through a speical machine callled skin graft expander, The expander will cut tiny slits in
the graft, which allow the graft to stretch for coverting large burn area with less skin.
With its unique design it guarantees to transform a skin graft into an efficient graft provider increased area coverage.
Its design facilitates easy and accurate meshing of tender skin in the thickness range of 0.2 to 0.8 mm and
width upto 120 mm.
The aluminium base holds two inclined plates. The front plates supports the skin graft when it is introduced between
the two roller. The upper spacers, lower spacers and cutters are manufactured from stainless steel special alloy for
corrosion resistance and also heat treated for required hardness and wear resistance.
Skin graft expander is available in four expansion rations 1:2, 1:4, 1:6, 1:8 the skin strips of the meshed graft have a
uniform width of 1.76 mm he blade design (cutter) eliminates the need for resharpening. Skin graft expander can be
autoclaved at 1340
F) for 20 minutes or according to hospital procedure.