curing light


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curing light

Dentistry A special UV light used to attach brackets to the teeth
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For example, areas that light cannot get to will require a chemistry that will initiate polymerization chemically, with acceleration when exposed to a curing light.
It is important to remember halogen curing lights must not be turned off until the fan has stopped running, as it will overheat.
The agreement calls for Milestone Scientific to fund the development of a proprietary whitening head for use on Da Vinci's NOVA Cordless Curing Light.
New Product of the Year -- Demetron LED II curing light, the most powerful and versatile high output light used for curing composites.
This wireless, fast curing light is based on an entirely new and extremely efficient light source, namely Light Emitting Diodes or LEDs.
The new RMO Turbo Curing Light requires the application of less force because the full hand is employed in manipulating it in contrast to the two or three fingers, which must be tightly applied in gripping wand type curing lights.
Demetron 1 curing light also received Reality's 5-star rating (the highest rating).
Light are that it produces no heat that could potentially injure the patient's soft tissues or teeth, is custom-programmable by bar code or the Internet for any specific composite used and does not require maintenance, unlike fast curing light bulbs, which may need to be replaced frequently at a high cost, where the LED array has an almost unlimited life.
The LED curing light was introduced in the first quarter of fiscal 2003 and generated significant net sales during that quarter.
Our investment in marketing and R&D has resulted, in part, in our new MPDx digital x-ray system and our soon-to-be-released Forever White in home tooth-whitening system products, which are representative of the future-oriented strategy that we have adopted, as well as the Apollo e curing light, Apollo Cam intraoral camera, which are currently in development.
Many items, such as curing lights, are difficult to clean.
She covers the clinical advantages and disadvantages, indications and contraindications, finishing and polishing, and the use of dental curing lights.