Our lab uses Sirona's inLab MCXL for milling, and have had some issues with milling zirconia crowns. We are having problems with marginal chipping during...See more the milling process. When a prep doesn't allow much space for the margin thickness we usually bulk it out a bit, but that creates a lot of extra...
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I am a one man operation. Producing the highest quality crowns that I can. Every crown is made like it is being put in my mother's mouth.
We don't use sirona, however with our system we stopped using the systems tools and when with a third party. We have eliminated chipping almost totally,...See more and the tools are now in use 3 times as long. As for the chipping it might just be the mill itself. Try your spindle is it running true? Mike
We don't use Sirona but rather Amann Girrbaach. I occasionally get a chipped margin but it is usually due to dull burs or someone touching the machine...See more during a program. If you are using fresh burs and the machine is calibrated properly, I question the quality of the bur and the spindle.
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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