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From FOREDOM ELECTRIC, this powerful, variable-speed lathe with tapered spindles is compact enough for use at the...See more workbench. Its 1/6-HP, high-torque, permanent magnet motor is quiet and smooth running, runs at speeds of 500-7,000 RPM, and has the power required for polishing and buffing. The MAFH25 Filter Hood works with the lathe and has a variable-speed motor with strong suction power for removing dust particles and reclaiming precious metal. Made of powder-coated, heavy-gauge steel, the CE-compliant hood has a removable metal watertight tray, gooseneck-mounted LED light and clear acrylic shield. It comes with one charcoal and two polyester filters. Cost: $480.
LMTís 2012 Fee Survey shows an increase in the orthodontic sector, where fees have risen a healthy 8% since 2010. In fact, two-thirds of orthodontic laboratories say they've raised prices an average of 5% just within the last year.
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