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TANAKA DENTAL's ZirColor™ Coloring Liquid is designed for pre-sintered zirconia shading; the kit contains...See more 20 shades matched to the VITA® Lumin shade guide. It dries quickly, doesn't require pre-heating and allows multiple applications of different shades. Used for post-sintered zirconia staining, the ZirChrome™ Nano Stain Kit provides a complete palette for high-temperature zirconia/porcelain color modification. The ZirChrome Nano Stains chemically bond to sintered zirconia so there's no need to sandblast and the wide range of colors allows replication of most tooth and tissue shades.
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According to LMT's 2013 Dentist Survey, 42% of dentist-respondents say they likely will invest in a digital impression-taking system within several years. In contrast, 63% of respondents have no plans to purchase a chairside CAD/CAM system in the near future.
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