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Thinking about getting a scanner or a mill for your laboratory? Ryan Johnson, Tom Hagen and Roger Dawson show you the good, the bad and the ugly. Learn...See more all the basics, including what to ask and what to expect when you receive your first system.
Thomas Riehl, MDT, shows you how to use different aspects of your 3Shape implant software to ensure successful designs, from single abutments to complex...See more bar cases. Expand your knowledge of designing, offering solutions and bridging the communications from technician to machine to take your implant restorations to the next level.
4-axis vs. 5-axis, wet vs. dry milling, open vs. closed, blocks vs. discs, tool changers, European, Asian or American-made? Kim Karpowitz discusses the...See more real differences of all the milling machines on the market and what makes one better than the other.
Tad Thompson, CDT, guides you through the basic knowledge of implant bars and the world of CAD/CAM technology. He looks at the most popular bars being...See more milled today and explains a basic reciped for computer-aided design.
Precise full contour zirconium occlusion, great fitting titanium implant bars and abutments right out of the mill increase digital productivity tremendously....See more Joachim Mosch, CDT, shows how the combination of CAM software, milling machine, burs and materials reduce bench time after milling to the absolute minimum.
According to LMT's 2013 Dentist Survey, lab owners are sometimes hesitant to raise their fees, fearful of losing the account. Yet 53% of dentists surveyed feel it’s reasonable for a laboratory to increase prices once a year by an average of 3.3%. Twenty-nine percent think an increase—an average of 4.6—every two years is more acceptable.
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