incisal guide pin


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incisal guide pin

a metal rod, attached to the upper member of a dental articulator, that touches the incisal guide table to maintain the established vertical separation of the upper and lower members of the articulator. See also articulator.

in·ci·sal guide pin

(in-sīzăl gīd pin)
Component of an articulator that maintains vertical separation of casts and can provide guidance in articulator movements (together with the condylar components of the articulator); typically a rod attached to one member of the articulator that contacts the anterior guide table on the opposing member.