PETERS DENTAL CERAMIC STUDIO LTD.
|We all know that every patient is
different. The drawing on the left shows that a patient with a larger jaw
moves his/her lower jaw in a wider radius, when articulating. And, of
course the opposite is true in the case with a patient that has a much
smaller jaw ! Therefore any articulation movements would become arbitrary
and guesswork. Now you can see, why it makes such a big difference as to where the model
is placed in the articulator. In order to capture the exact
relation of the upper jaw to the hinge-axis we need to take a
..... I forgot to mention, that this drawing is only 2-dimensional, a face-bow captures 3-dimensionally .....
|By the way, a KaVo Face-Bow, with its one screw tightening system is the easiest to use. Two minutes and it is done !|
DENTAL CERAMIC STUDIO LTD.
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more information, contact: Mark
(416) 763-7539 Facsimile (416) 763-0806 Toll Free 1-800-969-6607
Dundas Street West, Toronto, On M6P 2A4