The Autosuture ProTack 5mm Fixation Device offers the trusted and proven helical tack design. Its titanium helical tack design has been used by surgeons for over 10 years with well over 10 million surgically implanted. The ProTack instrument has application in endoscopic surgery procedures for fixation of prosthetic material and approximation of tissue in various surgical specialties, such as the repair of hernial defects. The single-use instrument contains 30 titanium fasteners and has a shaft length of approximately 36cm. The integrated removal mechanism on the instrument tip allows for easy removal of tack, if required, without ancillary instrumentation.