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On Friday April 17th, CAP held a full-day Izir training at its new facility in Clearwater, Florida. The program was followed by an open-house reception that included many lab owners from the Florida area. On Saturday, CAP held a full-day, hands-on 3Shape training. Both programs were well attended and the reception was a hit!
The CAP Clearwater facility includes a production center, technical support, training facility and sales offices. Built specifically to help labs in the greater South Eastern part of the U.S, it will hold trainings in this vacation community all year long.
CAP Clearwater has been built as an Open Door Production center where lab owners and staff can get a first hand look at the latest in CAD/CAM technology. To setup a time to visit, contact CAP at 877-977-7889.
On April 17, 2015, Custom Automated Prosthetics will open a new office in Clearwater, Florida. This state-of-the-art facility will serve as an outsource center and showroom for labs in the region as well as a training and education space. CAP will kick-off with Izir Bridge and 3Shape trainings and a free opening party from 5PM - 8PM on Friday, April 17th.
For more information and to RSVP for the opening party, please visit cap-us.com/events.
- December 2014
Amann Girrbach and CAP have announced a North American partnership for distribution, sales and customer support. Beginning January 5, 2015, customers will have access to the full line of AG products and future innovations as well as current offerings from CAP. AG will retain their Charlotte, NC, office as their corporate marketing and product service center while sales, service and support will be based at CAP.
- July 2013
CUSTOM AUTOMATED PROSTHETICS has developed an end-to-end solution that enables you to mill the award-winning* CAP FZ | Full Contour Zirconia, as well as wax, PMMA and zirconia frameworks in your lab using the Roland DWX-50. This milling strategy uses a .3-mm microbur to achieve high-definition anatomy for your full contour restorations at a highly productive speed. When bundled with the 3Shape scanner system and CAP's exclusive anatomical library, you can mill beautiful crowns right in your own lab. CAP provides excellent training and consistent technical support, making your transition into the digital world easy and successful. (*JDT WOW 2011 award)
- April 2013
CAP is honored to announce that in December we were named among the Top Performing Resellers for Roland DGA Dental Products of 2012. CAP's CEO, Rob Nazzal, was presented with a plaque during this year's LAB DAY Chicago by Roland DGA's Glenn Kennedy.
This award comes as recognition of CAP's dedication to providing the best in equipment and training to dental labs across the U.S.
CAP is a reseller of the Roland DWX-50, a dental specific 5-axis milling machine.
To learn more about the Roland DWX-50 milling machine please visit: www.cap-us.com/roland or call 877-977-7889.
- January 2013
In November, CAP held a webinar, End-To-End CAD/CAM for the Dental Laboratory, featuring Bob Cohen, CAP President, and Sam Wainwright, CAP Digital Integration Specialist. The webinar compared open vs. closed digital systems; demonstrated the 3Shape scanner, Sum3D software and the Roland DWX-50 milling machine; and covered materials, integrating CAD/CAM in different sized labs and how to calculate ROI. View the webinar at www.cap-us.com/blog/2012/12/video-cadcam-for-dental-labs-2012-webinar/.
CAP is now offering a fully integrated, open architecture CAD/CAM solution. This system includes 3Shape, the award-winning Roland DWX50 and SUM3D. In addition, CAP has incorporated its proprietary, anatomic library which enables high-end tooth forms using a 0.3mm tool milling strategy for high-definition milled anatomical forms, as well as CAP's best-in-class, highly translucent, award-winning CAP FZ │ Full Zirconia. The CAP Complete solution comes with full training and support.
- December 2012
All of us at CAP are very excited to have been named the number one distributor worldwide of both CIMsystem Sum3D Dental CAM software and the very popular Roland DWX-50 dental specific 5-axis milling machine. This has been a great year for CAP, and we could not have accomplished this without the confidence of all our great customers. This accomplishment has opened the doors of digital manufacturing for many dental labs. Through CAP's continued commitment we will be supporting and servicing all our customers to insure future success. In addition, we will be adding exciting new product indications in the coming year.
Furthermore, CAP has also signed contracts to distribute imes-icore dental specific milling machines and 3D systems wax and model printers. This is a very exciting time in dental technology, and we look forward to partnering with you in the future. Our mission is to be THE digital solution provider for dental technology.
We would like to offer a special thank you to our customers...
- November 2012
The Journal of Dental Technology has named Custom Automated Prosthetics' CAP Academy as 2012 WOW! award winner. CAP Academy is a free, online, video-based, educational service for technicians. The videos can be viewed in two- to five-minute segments or watched as complete educational sessions and can teach even the most inexperienced technician how to implement digital technology. Visit www.capacademy.com.
- May 2012
The CAP team was delighted to invite cameras into our state-of-the-art facility to allow a peak into the CAP world of digital dentistry.
You can tour the CAP facility here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2WZQMSZu0IY
CAP is pleased to announce our contribution to The Supportful Foundation, a charitable organization which promotes healthy living by facilitating programs and services which aim to support the well-being of individuals and their communities.
The Supportful Foundation has recently instituted the "Dental-ful" program, which subsidizes costs for dentists who perform corrective and preventative procedures. This program effectively decreases the cost of dentistry for qualified, underprivileged patients by granting access to free and reduced cost crowns, bridges, dentures, etc. This program allows these individuals to receive the treatments they require without looming monetary difficulty. The Supportful Foundation states that, "The removal of the financial burden of laboratory costs creates a synergistic relationship of care between the dentist and the laboratory for the benefit of the disadvantaged person."
CAP is truly inspired by these altruistic efforts and thus has contributed CAP FZ...
Well folks, we did it, we pulled off the launch of the Digital Study Club on April 25th. Let me say on behalf of the entire CAP team that it was a tremendous pleasure connecting with you all! We would like to extend our sincerest appreciation for your participation. We hope that you found this first venture as enlightening and worthwhile as we did.
This Digital Study Club meeting was geared toward scanner systems, specifically 3Shape and Exocad. The pros and cons of each system were discussed and in-depth interpretations regarding performance and reliability were given by accomplished technicians.
To start, we had a brief introduction by Rob Nazzal, CEO of CAP. Rob conveyed his excitement to be at the beginning of this educational journey with such prominent members of the dental lab community. Rob expressed his hope that these meetings will serve as a foundation for open, honest interaction between dental techs wishing to convey their insights, and who desire differing perspectives on...
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CAP is excited to announce the winner of our Lab Day East 2012 giveaway!
Many congratulations go to Andrew Rusinowski of Smile Dent in Somers, New York for submitting his business card at CAPs exhibitor booth during Lab Day East and winning the new iPad 3!
Thanks to all of you who stopped by to visit with the CAP team throughout the exhibition, and who entered to win our big prize.
It was great to be able to connect with so many fellow dental lab community members. We cannot wait to see you all at next years event!
Congratulations again to Andrew. Enjoy that iPad 3!
In March, CAP, in conjunction with GC America and Lincoln Dental Supply, hosted Learn to Achieve Superior Aesthetics in Minimal Time for CAP FZ Full Contour Zirconia. Instructor Axel Calderon demonstrated time-saving techniques using GC America's Initial IQ Lustre Paste NF on full contour zirconia and optimal stain and glaze techniques. To view a recording of the seminar, click here.
- March 2012
CAP brings you the most recognized name in zirconia. Lava zirconia has a 1200 MPa rating, and is available in 8 shades (Vita shade guide). CAP has produced thousands of Lava units and offers full design support. CAP has the design expertise and the time-tested products to fabricate the quality restorations you want!