Medical Pendants

1 - Medical Pendants – Rigid

Rigid and Retractable Pendants are manufactured under BS EN 13485 Medical Devices: Quality Management Systems. They are intended to distribute medical gases, AGSS and electrical services to the operating table/anaesthetic machine, whilst leaving the surrounding area free from trailing hoses and cables.

Rigid Pendants are ceiling mounted fixed columns complete with first fix plate and ceiling shroud, with an epoxy powder coated finish.

Retractable Pendants are ceiling mounted, height adjustable columns complete with first fix plate and ceiling shroud, with an epoxy powder coated finish. The height to the underside of the pendant can be adjusted throughout a 300mm pre-determined range.

A maximum of 9 medical gas and AGSS terminal units, complete with hose assemblies, can be accommodated within each pendant.

Each pendant can accommodate a maximum of 8 electrical sockets. Other specialist outlets such as data sockets, equipotential sockets, etc. can be incorporated into the pendant as required.


  • HTM 02-01: Health Technical Memorandum Medical Gas Pipeline Systems
  • BS EN 7396: Medical Gas Pipelines for Compressed Medical Gases and Vacuum
  • BS EN ISO 11197: Medical Supply Units
  • BS EN 18082: Non-interchangeable Screw Threaded (NIST) Low-pressure Connectors for Medical Gases
  • BS EN 9170: Terminal Units for use with Compressed Medical Gases and Vacuum
  • Medical Device Directive 93/42/EEC (CE0086) Medical Device Class IIb.

Product codes

Product Code Pendant Type
PEND-RG-*QTY* Rigid Pendant
PEND-RT-*QTY* Retractable Pendant

2 - Medical Pendants – Multi-movement

Precision UK supplies a comprehensive range of high quality ceiling suspension systems which have been developed under the following criteria:.

  • Increased Safety
  • Increased Hygiene and Sterility
  • Ease of use

The many advantages in the field of safety and hygiene are;

  • No more trailing leads or hoses to restrict movement within the department, all equipment is attached via short connecting hoses or cables to integral hook up points.
  • Fully encapsulated system, incorporating modular service boxes, to ensure maintenance and general use is unproblematic.
  • Single or two piece ondal arm assemblies, motorised or static, equipment can now be located at point of use with simplicity.
  • Fully equipped as desired, with high and low voltage supplies, medical gas outlet points, communication points, miscellaneous.
  • Factory tested supplied to customer in modular format certified and compliant CE 0086 Medical Device Class IIb.

The Precision UK Pendant is a modular unit, which can be supplied with or without height adjustment. The pendant consists of a ceiling mount, upon which a wide selection of arms can be mounted.


Designed to meet the requirements of:

The UK DHSS Health Technical memorandum No. 02-01. The standard medical gas terminals installed in the pendant conform to HTM No. 02-01 and to EN ISO 9170-1. The pendant can be constructed to other standards, and other makes of terminal can be fitted.

Product codes

Product Code Multi Movement Pendant Type
PEND-MM-SG Single Arm
PEND-MM-VT-SG Single Arm with Vertical Movement
PEND-MM-DB Double Arm
PEND-MM-VT-DB Double Arm with Vertical Movement
PEND-MM-TW-DB Twin Arm, Double Swivel