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Axsys Dental Solutions introduces the new Versamill 5X-200 5-Axis Dental Machining Center for in-house fabrication of dental prostheses.
The new 5X-200 replaces the existing Versamill 5x and features a spacing saving upright configuration with the same high-quality, vibration-dampening construction characteristics found in the Versamill 5x and many full-framed industrial CNC Machine Tools.
The new, larger Versamill 5X-200 is 85kg heavier than its predecessor, provides increased axes travels and features...
Charlotte, NC (November 13, 2014) – Sirona Dental, Inc., the dental technology leader, is pleased to introduce the inLab MC X5 disc milling unit. A five-axis milling and grinding unit, the inLab MC X5 is equipped to process the widest variety of material discs and blocks while seamlessly switching between both wet and dry functions.
The inLab MC X5 is the only CAD/CAM unit in the industry that automatically and effortlessly alternates from wet to dry processing of materials.With the inLab MC...
Harvest Dental Products has named Donald D. Park, as Senior Vice President of Global Business Development. Donald will lead strategic growth initiatives for Harvest as well as being part of the executive management team.
“Donald brings a dynamic background to this role that will help impact industry...
In December, Dental Arts Laboratories, Inc. (DAL) celebrated 80 years of service to the dental industry.
Founded in 1934 by Adolph Knueppel, DAL now has 325 employees across 13 facilities in Illinois, Iowa, Indiana and Missouri. The lab has grown to offer a full range of services—including...
- November 2014
exocad, a global company providing the most advanced, complete dental CAD/CAM software solution, sold exclusively by reseller/partners, announced that they have acquired the assets of STI Holdings, the provider of the Sensable Dental Lab System (SDLS). SDLS, the industry’s most powerful...
- October 2014
Argen Hosts "The Future of Digital Dentistry" Seminar Featuring Guest Speaker Dr. Gordon Christensen
The Argen Corporation will be hosting a seminar, The Future of Digital Dentistry, featuring guest speakers Dr. Gordon Christensen and Dr. Bob Lowe. This event will take place on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 from 9:00am to 4:00pm Pacific Time at the Hilton San Diego Resort and Spa.
German dental supplier Heraeus Kulzer GmbH has acquired the Italian CAD/CAM manufacturer Enhanced Geometry Solutions (EGS Srl).Heraeus Kulzer GmbH is the parent company of Heraeus Kulzer, LLC, the worldwide leader in dental esthetics.
EGS is a CAD/CAM company recognized for its leading 3D expertise and...
- August 2014
On May 5, 2014, Straumann® released CARES® Visual 8.8 software with new prosthetic options. Included in the launch are the Straumann® CARES® Milled Bar and the Straumann® CARES® Basic Fixed Bar. These bars offer ideal restorations for fully...
- July 2014
As more dentists and orthodontists adopt digital scanning in their practices, innovating to provide the best user experience is more important than ever. 3M Digital Oral Care is changing the market again with exciting technological transformations to the 3M True Definition Scanner. The next generation...
- June 2014
Distributor’s Dental Solutions Division Now Offering 3D Printer Products from Market-Leading Stratasys, Inc.
NEWS RELEASEStratasys Appoints Axsys Incorporated as Distributor of its Dental Series 3-D Printers.Distributor's Dental Solutions Division Now Offering 3D Printer Products from Market-Leading Stratasys, Inc.Wixom, MI, June 16, 2014: Expanding its solutions portfolio, Axsys Incorporated, a leading supplier of CAD/CAM and manufacturing solutions, today announced that it has entered into...
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Sirona Dental, Inc. is pleased to announce a special incentive for all commercial dental laboratories that complete an in-house demonstration of Sirona’s full line of inLab® CAD/CAM solutions.
Specifically, Sirona will reward all dental laboratories that complete a full Sirona inLab...
- May 2014
Copenhagen, February 21st, 2013. 3Shape, a technology leader in 3D scanning and CAD/CAM software for dental applications, presents its new LABcare™ program, a customer-centric business model that backs labs with an efficient support network, new technologies through annual upgrades, and access to training and other learning channels such as webinars, videos, etc. LABcare™ is an integral part of a lab's 3Shape Dental System™ and annual subscription.
"We designed our LABcare™...
Whip Mix is excited to announce a new addition to our digital solutions, the ProJet 1200 printer from 3D Systems. This 3D printer is ideal for small, precise, detail-rich parts and casting patterns, like crowns & bridges. Its small bench top design allows you to easily integrate it into your labs existing set-up and it's simple to use.
This affordable 3D printer enables you to accelerate your workflow because it prints up to 12 single units/bridges at a time (up to 80 units a day). In addition,...
- January 2014
Shareholders in Delcam, one of the world’s leading suppliers of advanced software for manufacturing industry, today voted to accept the offer made by Autodesk to acquire the company. The acquisition is expected to be completed during February.
Headquartered in Birmingham, UK, Delcam has more...
D&S Group, Inc. of Waunakee, WI recently welcomed the experienced Hootman Dental Laboratory of Rockford, IL as its newest laboratory facility.
Serving the dental community of northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin since 1927, Hootman Dental Laboratory brings tremendous history, tradition and experience...
- December 2013
Ivoclar Vivadent announces that Sean Sexton has accepted the position of Wieland Dental Technical Sales Representative. At Wieland, Mr. Sexton will focus on sales specific to Wieland's Zenotec CAD/CAM brand. Sean will also develop and consult on digital laboratory production environments on behalf of...
- October 2013
Roland DGA Corp. has announced that its DWX-50 dental CAD/CAM milling machine has earned approval from 3M ESPE for the company's Lava Ultimate Restorative resin nano ceramic material. Built on more than 20 years of proven CNC milling technology, the DWX-50 joins a growing list of open-architecture mills...
Ivoclar Vivadent announces it will conduct an online broadcast addressing the future of CAD/CAM in the dental laboratory on October 22, 2013, at 11 a.m. EST/8 a.m. PST. Interested laboratory professionals can register at www.FutureofCADCAM.com
The Future of CAD/CAM online broadcast will provide viewers...
- September 2013
(September 2, 2013) As part of our continuous effort to provide dental laboratories with best-in-class products, we are happy to announce product enhancements to our CARES portfolio.
Straumann extends their CARES zirconia portfolio to feature 9 new CARES zerion LT shades, ranging from pure white to dark yellow. The new shades can be used for final restorations including crowns, bridges, and the CARES® Variobase™ Abutment, a titanium-alloy bonding base with a ceramic coping. CARES laboratories...
Dentsply Implants, North America, located in Waltham, MA recently awarded Atlantis Super Elite Lab status to Thayer Dental Laboratory—a distinction that only 24 other laboratories share. Thayer is a full service laboratory located in Mechanicsburg , PA and is currently celebrating its 37th year...
- August 2013
Jensen Dental Announces Launch of the Preciso Education Connection; Contains Suite of Online Tools For CAD/CAM Users
NORTH HAVEN, Conn. - Jensen Dental today announced the launch of the Preciso Education Connection, a suite of online tools and information for users of the Preciso Digital Dentistry Solution.
The Preciso Education Connection makes it easy to access a variety of useful information for Jensen's CAD/CAM...
- July 2013
Manufactured using high quality powder with high translucency, TALLADIUM's yttria-stabilized zirconia is isostatically cold pressed and partially sintered, producing a distortion-free, excellent quality fit for single units and frameworks up to 14 units. Ideal for temporaries and try-ins, the company's...
Pearson Dental Supply introduces CAD/CAM wax discs, CAD/CAM PMMA discs, zirconia framework discs, zirconia full contour discs and framework blocks in all sizes to fit most popular milling machines. The company now also offers special coloring liquids for zirconia and full contour crowns.
BLOOMDEN BIOCERAMICS specializes in high quality zirconia manufacturing and provides zirconia blocks compatible with a variety of milling systems. Using fine zirconia powder and an isostatic pressing system, the company produces highly translucent zirconia for full contour restorations and high strength...
BROADWAY DENTAL LABORATORY AND DISTRIBUTION is a representative of imes-icore, the German company that manufactures CORiTEC milling machines. Broadway also offers 3Shape Dental Scanner systems; i3Dscan scanning system; exocad software; iCAM V5 CAM System as well as the other iCAM V CAM systems; and Dental...About This Topic
CAD/CAM dentistry (Computer-Aided Design and Computer-Aided Manufacturing in dentistry), is an area of dentistry utilizing CAD/CAM technologies to produce different types of dental restorations, including crowns, crownlays, veneers, inlays and onlays, fixed bridges, dental implant restorations and orthodontic appliances.Share This Topic Elsewhere
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A counter viewpoint to those who have concerns about the materials being used in China.
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