Hub Cutter

Hub Cutter

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Inventors have developed products to reduce the risk of infection. Health care workers now routinely disable or dispose of used needles in secure "sharps" containers.
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Object Name
device, syringe destroying
safety device, hypodermic
date made
ca. 2007
ca 2007
Becton, Dickinson and Company
place made
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
overall: 4 5/8 in x 5 in x 2 1/2 in; 11.7475 cm x 12.7 cm x 6.35 cm
overall: 4 1/2 in x 5 1/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 13.0175 cm x 6.35 cm
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accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Becton, Dickinson and Company
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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