Been doing lab work since 1955 and tho I am not acquainted with the CADCAM system, I have relined vulcanized dentures and made gold partial frames from scratch to in the mouth. I have owned and operated several crown and bridge labs and several full service labs. Except for all this computer stuff,...
Ricardo, in retrospect, and 58 years on the bench you better love it like I do or it will eat your lunch and then grab your dessert! I have been privy to conversations in the late 60's and early 70's...See more about the possibility of being able to cut a crown from a solid block of ceramic and we knew that was never possible! Slept thru that one! It boggles my mind what is being done now and how it is being done. When I taught it for 7 years, I made sure I taught a lot of the 'older' stuff because there are times when ONLY the older techniques will save your bacon! It is how you handle a 'fumble' that will make the technician in you proud. good luck! — tagged Ricardo Bussey
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