I have been using the same metal for years and the sprues are short and 8 gauge , the burn out is good because the other rings are coming out I only have...See more trouble with the one type of metal and have been using it forever. Anybody have any suggestions?
Owner, Ceramist at Five Star Dental Lab
Upset with labs that don't have a value for there talent what they do race to the bottom with tthere prices
Well I think I figured it out about the miscast. Thank you for all suggestions, what the problem was not enough oxygen in the gas mixture. Once the oxygen...See more level was moved up the problem was solved. I guess the flame was not hot enough even though I had sharp edges on my buttons.
1). If u r burning out more than 1 ring at a time. Burn out this problem metal by it self you could have a cold spot in the burn out oven. Or have...See more just overloaded the ovens ability . 2) if already burning out by its self increase the burn out temp by 100 degrees F. I have found this to help many...
We have always been very concious of production standards, time in motion and scheduling timelines, but recently took a step further, and redesigned our...See more lab to use Lean Manufacturing Practices. We have attempted to break things down into syncronized movements, limited numbers of tools and reducing work...
I'll buck the trend and say "D". If you truly are quality, and have a known reputation, I say build upon that and set yourself apart from others. Gain...See more even more education , i.e.Lab Day :-) hands on courses, and most of all become indispensable to your nearby accounts, as in custom shades, evaluating...
My laboratory is in one of these states. Thanks to the Florida Dental Laboratory and Florida Dental Associations collaborations, the industry has 'Changes'....See more When the law took effect and much was published about it, my lab recieved several calls from Dental offices about it, which was alarming. (flyers...
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