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Utility Plates

  • Universal Plates

Low-profile, multi-purpose utility plates, with scalloped edging covering a broad range of forefoot and midfoot osteosynthesis applications.

  • Versatile Range of Sizes
  • Locking / Non-locking Screw Options for Fixation Holes
  • K-Wire Holes Allow Provisional Fixation
  • Harmonized with Airlock Instrumentation Platform


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1. Screwdriver Tip T8 – Torx T8 – Torx T8 – Torx T8 – Torx
2. Core Diameter Ø2.0 Ø2.0 Ø2.35 Ø2.35
3. Thread Diameter Ø3.0 Ø3.0 Ø3.5 Ø3.5
4. Length 10 – 30mm* 10 – 30mm* 10 – 40mm* 10 – 40mm*
*in 2mm Increments

Utility Plates

Anatomically designed, low profile locking plates configured for
a variety of applications, including fracture and osteotomy site fixation.

  • High strength, low profile configuration is designed to provide stability with limited degree of incision.
  • K-Wire holes allow provisional fixation.
  • Trial plates are available for precise intraoperative sizing.
  • ISO583203 TA6V titanium alloy delivers strength and inherent modulus of elasticity.
  • Threaded plate holes are compatible with locking and non-locking screws for versatile range of insertion trajectories.




cleanSTART™ Technology

All implants are packaged sterile with self-adhesive data matrix labels and deployed by means of the cleanSTART™ Dispenser console. All Airlock® Plates and Screws are ready for immediate use; hospital inventory is easily managed and reliably tracked. Tubes are color-coded by screw diameter. The wide choice of plate sizes and screw lengths ensures an ample portfolio of user-friendly implants.

Environmentally responsible.
Novastep reducing our carbon footprint. CleanSTART single-use instrument kits have neutral environmental impact when compared to the average CO2 equivalent annual emission of a hospital using conventional re-usable instrumentation.


Single Use Instrument Kit
for Airlock Plates

A Airlock Screwdriver tip AO T8
B Airlock Drill Bit Ø2.0mm
C Airlock Locking & Compressive drill guide Ø2
D Airlock guide wire / K-wire with Olive Ø1.0
E Airlock Depth gauge with Ruler Lg 80

Airlock Plates Utility Trial

A Utility Plates Trial