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- 78% Don’t have the equipment, staff or expertise in house - 48% To offer a wider variety of restorations - 12% When they have too much work/to even out the workflow - 11% To test new products and restorative materials before making purchases - 7% When the lab is short staffed - 3% When our equipment is down/being repaired
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Designed specifically for the laboratory, SOLIDSCAPE's new, high-precision 3Z Lab wax printer produces waxups that result in excellent marginal fit and occlusal morphology. The fully automated 3Z Lab simplifies...See more the transition to a total digital workflow by easily integrating with open architecture scanners and software. With one-touch operation, the 3Z Lab is tailored to optimize batch processing while driving down the cost-per-case. Suggested price: $25,650.
DigitalWax D rapid prototyping systems from DWS SRL use stereolithography to create 3D models with high accuracy and surface quality; they are fully compatible with most popular intraoral scanners. The...See more new RF material series is specifically developed for SLA printing of crowns, bridges and partial frameworks. The RD resin is used for the production of models directly from intraoral scanners.
The fastest, easiest way to get a beautiful, full contour wax pattern. We can be your digital wax department, producing high quality patterns with perfect fit, so you can spend your time doing the final...See more touches that your clients demand. CAP wax printings can be used in any lost wax process and can produce full contour wax patterns from an exclusive CAP anatomic library. CAP wax frameworks are perfect thickness every time. No more wasted gold.
HI-TECH WAX offers CAD/CAM milling discs composed of pure waxes that offer smooth milling and high accuracy. The discs are stable and strong, have smooth carvability, burn out very clean and can be used...See more with diamond or carbide burs. Offering precise margins and excellent fit, the discs allow you to repair defects with a digital spatula or Bunsen burner spatula just like conventional crown and bridge waxes.
Due to the growing demand for implants, HI-TECH WAX now offers two types of implant waxes. The Implant Gold Cylinder wax formula bonds to gold cylinder abutments and allows you to wax a full cast crown,...See more carve it and finish the margin. The Telescoping Crown wax formula meets all custom abutment needs. It doesn't pull away from metal or any other type of abutment. You can work a full cast crown, carve it and finish the margins with accuracy.
Thirty years after the original launch, KERR introduces a newly redesigned Ultra-Waxer 2 Electronic Waxer. It features dual spatulas for increased productivity; convenient tip holder for convenience and...See more organization; and improved, easy-to-use menu functions, such as programmable presets and quick heat function.
The Metacon light-cured wax system from PRIMOTEC USA transforms wax into acrylic. The Metaform preformed patterns (clasps, stipple sheets, retention, bars, etc.) are used directly on the master model,...See more eliminating the need for duplicating materials and refractory models when constructing partial dentures. Metacon can also be used for implant copings and bars, pressable ceramics and partial repairs. Once the Metacon wax is cured into acrylic it can be easily trimmed before investing, allowing multiple partials to be cast in a single ring. The acrylic burns out cleanly and completely and won't expand during preheating.
TD DENTAL SUPPLY offers milling waxes for use in fabricating full cast or press restorations and try-ins, as well as for machine calibration. The wax discs are strong and stable and burn out clean and...See more residue free. The cost-effective, time-saving material is compatible with wet and dry CAM systems.
AESTHETIC-PRESS Wax Blanks have no resin components and are easy to cast, press, carve and modify. Because of the material's flexibility, crowns adapt perfectly to the framework after milling. Available...See more in 14mm, 16mm, 18mm, 20mm, 25mm and 30mm, the blanks are made of the same base material as the company's injector wax, carving wax and OccluMaster wax forms so you have consistent properties and colors throughout your workflow.
HARVEST DENTAL's new ZCAD Diagnostic Wax Discs are made of an enamel-colored, white modeling wax optimized for high-speed milling. They allow you to digitally produce highly esthetic, lifelike presentation...See more cases that exhibit opacity, translucency and value. The material is stable and durable under high milling speeds and offers excellent handling and performance. In addition, the technician-friendly wax exhibits an "analog" quality for adjusting and characterizing on the bench. The discs measure 98.5 x 18mm and are compatible with open milling systems.
INDENCO DENTAL PRODUCTS offers high quality, economically priced machinable polymers in 98.5- or 100-mm diameters in five shades (A0, A1, A2, B1 and C1) and various thicknesses. ZCAD Wax-Press pucks are...See more made from ash-free modeling wax and used for milling patterns for metal ceramic, full cast or pressed ceramic restorations; they can also be used for machine calibration. ZCAD is also available in white for diagnostic cases. ZCAD Poly-Cast, a highly translucent, PMMA, filler-free acrylic polymer that burns out clean and residue free, is used for the pressing and casting technique, drilling implant templates and creating temporary structures to check fit. ZCAD Temp-Fix, a crossed-linked, PMMA acrylic polymer with micro-filler, is used for monochromatic long-term temporary restorations.