For a better identification of the different lines of vision, as well as for a quick assembling of the endoscope and the light guide, endoscopes have a special color coding. During sterilization, particularly plastic parts are severely affected, and the color rings become porous or even fall of completely.
DANmed provides replacements:
Article number: NP3/0F4-S-FLEX
Cosmetic ring, red usable for STORZ, FLEXIBLE
OD Ø11mm x ID Ø10,5mm, 3mm
Article number: NP3/0F3-S
Cosmetic ring, yellow usable for STORZ
OD Ø11mm x ID Ø10mm, 3mm