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- LMT Communications, Inc. · Product News · July 31, 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 system includes a revolutionary new wand with a profile so slim that it’s the smallest on the market. The new system will be released this fall in tandem with 3M™ True Definition Scanner Software 5.0 that supports faster, easier scanning with the same superior accuracy. With the new 3M...
- Whip Mix Corp. · Product News · June 19, 2014
Vericore® Gradient Temp is a multi-layered PMMA material. Natural looking with ideal physical properties and high fluorescence, Vericore® Gradient Temp provides the milling laboratory with the perfect solution for long or short-term provisionals.
- Whip Mix Corp. · Product News · May 02, 2014
Whip Mix is excited to announce a new addition to our digital solutions, the ProJet 1200 printer from 3D Systems.
- Axsys Dental Solutions · Product News · January 19, 2014
Axsys Dental Solutions introduces a 4-axis version of the VersaMILL Dental Machining Center for in-house fabrication of dental prostheses. Equipped with the precision and high performance components of the VersaMILL. 5X 5-axis mill, the VersaMILL4X is self-contained and rigid with far greater options than current four-axis machines. The VersaMILL 4X has wet/dry milling capabilities for material appropriate processing, intelligent four-axis machining that reaches into undercuts and the ability to handle a broad range of indications including custom/hybrid abutments and dental bars. The...
- November 2013
- Amann Girrbach America, Inc. · Product News · November 22, 2013
Amann Girrbach America launches an entry level version of the Ceramill Motion 2 mill for in-house fabrication. Equipped with the precision and high performance components of the original Motion 2 five-axis mill, this entry level four-axis Motion 2 is compact and versatile with far greater options than current four-axis machines. The four-axis Motion 2 has wet/dry milling and wet grinding capabilities for material appropriate processing, intelligent four-axis machining that reaches into undercuts, the ability to handle a broad range of indications and materials including zirconia, Sintron® millable...
- Whip Mix Corp. · Product News · November 06, 2013
With 30 programs and four stages, the Whip Mix Infinity ZR furnace has been designed to offer the user flexibility and consistently accurate sintering of zirconia materials.
- October 2013
- Roland DGA · Product News · October 09, 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 to receive this certification. "As an open-architecture system, the DWX-50 allows labs to customize their production environments with the most advanced tools and materials from industry leaders like 3M ESPE," said Brian Brooks, product manager for Roland DGA Corp. "This certification provides...
- Ivoclar Vivadent Inc. · Product News · October 01, 2013
Ivoclar Vivadent announces the launch of the Virtual XD, an advanced system of VPS impression materials. The system features new "Xtra-Definition" wash materials resulting in more accurate and better fitting restorations, minimizing the need for retakes. Virtual XD impression materials offer many of the high quality benefits dentists have come to expect from the original Virtual system including high tear strength, superior elastic recovery and outstanding dimensional stability. New benefits include Optimized flow characteristics for deeper penetration into the sulcus and improved coverage...
- September 2013
- August 2013
Jensen Dental Announces Launch of the Preciso Education Connection; Contains Suite of Online Tools For CAD/CAM UsersJensen Dental · Product News · August 02, 2013
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 system. Assets available on the website include a variety of videos on each step of the digital restoration process including equipment set-up, scanning, designing, milling, restoration characterization, and sintering as well as a Frequently Asked Questions section containing additional helpful information....
- July 2013
- Zahn Dental · Product News · July 16, 2013
The Perfactory 4 Digital Dental Printer (DDP4) from ZAHN DENTAL is a low-cost, easy-to-maintain, user-friendly rapid manufacturing system. Using Direct Light Projection technology from Texas Instruments®, the DDP4 quickly produces finely detailed crowns, bridges and partials in wax-based polymer as well as glass-filled composites. Using a built-in ethernet interface, the Perfactory can easily connect to a PC workstation or be integrated into a network. It has an embedded PC, allowing it to work independently from the pre-processing workstation. The Perfactory Software Suite easily imports .stl...
- Talladium, Inc. · Product News · July 16, 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 PMMA discs are formulated from a special blend of polymers that burn out cleanly, making them ideal for the lost wax technique. Talladium also offers wax discs formulated by its experienced technicians; when machined, the copings and frameworks are smoothly cut away for excellent accuracy. 800-221-6449,...
- Pearson Dental · Product News · July 16, 2013
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. 818-336-8256 www.pearsonlab.com
- Bloomden Bioceramics Co., Ltd. · Product News · July 16, 2013
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 up to 1,400 MPa. Bloomden also offers PMMA, wax, titanium and cobalt-chromium blanks, as well as milling burs and a zirconia sintering furnace. +86-731-8421-2982 firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com www.bloomden.com
- Broadway Dental Lab & Distribution · Product News · July 16, 2013
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 Shaper software that allows for the import of different CAD systems. Also available: upgrades to the milling machines and CAD/CAM software that allow for milling options, including implant and abutment design and production; vacuum systems; sintering furnaces; and consumables, including its private-label...
- Custom Automated Prosthetics (CAP) · Product News · July 16, 2013
CUSTOM AUTOMATED PROSTHETICS has developed an end-to-end solution that enables you to mill the award-winning* CAP FZ | Full Contour Zirconia, as well as wax, PMMA and zirconia frameworks in your lab using the Roland DWX-50. This milling strategy uses a .3-mm microbur to achieve high-definition anatomy for your full contour restorations at a highly productive speed. When bundled with the 3Shape scanner system and CAP's exclusive anatomical library, you can mill beautiful crowns right in your own lab. CAP provides excellent training and consistent technical support, making your transition into the...
- DT Technologies · Product News · July 16, 2013
A laboratory specializing in digital manufacturing, DAL DT TECHNOLOGIES offers installation, training and technical support for the complete line of imes-icore milling machines. imes-icore mills are industrial-level mill units that deliver high precision and fit. From the entry 240i to the popular 450i milling unit, DAL DT Technologies offers you the flexibility to choose from various size and milling capabilities to best match your production requirements for wet and dry milling of all types of materials. 888-894-2148, 563-386-1935 firstname.lastname@example.org www.DALTechSystems.com
- Ivoclar Vivadent Inc. · Product News · July 03, 2013
Ivoclar Vivadent announces expansion of LabShop for easy, convenient ordering
- June 2013
- Straumann USA · Product News · June 14, 2013
As part of our continuous effort to provide dental laboratories with best-in-class products, we are happy to announce two enhancements to our CARES portfolio that provide laboratories more flexibility
- May 2013
- ImplantGraveyard.com · Product News · May 13, 2013
ImplantGraveyard.com offers hard-to-find obsolete implant parts. It consistently sources parts from manufacturers' production closeouts, acquires inventories from other labs and retiring dentists, and can help you identify older parts. It stocks Branemark, Calcitek, Corevent, Denar, Hexloc, Imtec, IMZ, Integral, Omniloc, Steri-Oss, Subperiosteal, Transsosseos Staples and more.
- Straumann USA · Product News · May 07, 2013
New lighter and more translucent zerion shades, along with larger blank sizes for ZrO2 customized abutments, are now available for CARES laboratories.