tungsten carbide Bozeman needle holder is commonly used for suturing in gynecological procedures. The shanks of this instrument are slightly curved and therefore provide greater visibility when used in the uterine cavity. Cross-serrated tips and a ratchet mechanism securely hold needles in place. The needle holder is ideal for hospitals and specialty clinics.TC instruments are designed to stay sharp for a significantly longer period of time than other standard instruments. TC instruments are identified by gold handles. This product features an “S” curve with cross-serrated tips.