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Thermoplastic Forming Units, Vacuum, Dental Laboratory

Definition : Thermoplastic forming units designed to manufacture plastic dental products in a pre-established shape using a vacuum process. These units consist of a relatively small, typically bench-mounted machine that heats plastic (e.g., polystyrene, polycarbonate, nylon) sheets until soft and then applies vacuum to suck the sheet into a mold; after the sheet takes the shape of the final product, it is ejected. The machines usually include electric motors to drive a suction (i.e., vacuum) pump as well as heat, pneumatic, and/or hydraulic controls. They may also include a variety of tools (e.g., vacuum forming sheets, tray handles, cutting knives and burs) to facilitate the procedure. Dental laboratory vacuum thermoplastic forming units are also, but less frequently, used in dentists' offices.

Entry Terms : "Dental Laboratory Vacuum Thermoplastic Forming Units"

UMDC code : 27899

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Buffalo Dental Mfg Co Inc

Company Type: Parent

widest range of Handpieces, Lab Products, Lab Instruments, Vacuum forming, dental, medical, hospital and laboratory facilities worldwide choose Buffalo to protect their staff and patients alike. While Buffalo is proud to serve the global healthcare community, a majority of our products are manufactured in the United States, bringing you quality and value that are close to home.

Ortho Technology Inc

Company Type: Parent

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