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Polaris intraoral cameras
Air Techniques, Inc. presents Polaris intraoral cameras that combine image quality and ergonomic considerations. The cameras’ patent-pending 330-degree swivel head enables the practitioner to capture all angles, and the rounded, ergonomic design makes Polaris easy to hold and operate. The depth of field for Polaris’ optical glass lens automatically brings all objects from 6 mm to 40 mm into sharp focus. Two models are available. Polaris USB provides power and data transfer in a single computer connection. Polaris Universal offers multiple connectivity options including USB 2.0, S-video, and composite video outputs.
Call (800) 247-8324 or visit www.airtechniques.com
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Bitewing film holder for Kodak Suresoft and PSP plates
Dentsply Rinn announced the availability of a new vertical bitewing film holder designed for use with Kodak Suresoft film and PSP plates. Vertical bitewing radiographs can be taken accurately with the new RINN XCP #2 VBW biteblock for Kodak Suresoft film. The double slotted design of this holder allows for positioning regular and Suresoft film, as well as phosphor plates. The filmholder is autoclavable and compatible with RINN XCP positioning arms and rings. The new biteblocks are available in a package of six.
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Bubblegum flavor added to ClearShield line
DMG America introduces the latest addition to its Kolorz line of professional dental hygiene products: ClearShield® 5% sodium fluoride varnish in a bubblegum flavor. ClearShield bubblegum and watermelon flavors are now available in both 35-dose and 200-dose boxes. All Kolorz products are sweetened with natural sweeteners, including xylitol. Each 0.40 mL unit-dose package includes an applicator and mixing well to ensure consistent fluoride levels.
Visit dmg-america.com or call (800) 662-6383
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Miltex acquires distributorship of PerioStar 3000
Miltex Inc. recently announced that it has acquired the exclusive distributor rights to the PerioStar® 3000 instrument sharpening device. The PerioStar 3000 sharpening device is a motorized system for precise sharpening of scalers and curettes. The system features a unique fixation device that securely clamps the instrument in place for sharpening. The PerioStar sharpening device maintains a sharpening angle of 78° and follows the precise geometry of the instrument.
Visit www.miltex.com or call (866) 854-8300
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SciCan introduces Bravo autoclave
SciCan Inc. introduces its Bravo fractionated vacuum autoclave. Bravo is available in 120V and 220V in both a 10-inch 17 liter and 21 liter chamber size. Features such as the “Intelligent Closed Door Drying” and a pull and push water system facilitate operation in fast wrapped cycles.
Call (800) 572-1211
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NovaMin added to Dentsply NUSolutions products
NUPRO NUSolutions introduces a prescription strength toothpaste formulated with 5,000 ppm fluoride and NovaMin to remineralize teeth, relieve hypersensitivity, and prevent caries. The formulation raises the oral pH and simultaneously supercharges saliva with calcium and phosphate ions. This enables the formation of crystalline hydroxy-carbonate apatite to re-mineralize the enamel surface.
Call (800) 989-8826 or visit www.professional.dentsply.com/nusolutions
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Tronex mask protects against airbone pathogens
Tronex International, Inc. recently launched its N95 Mask, fold flat style. This filtering respiration mask is a NIOSH-approved N95-rated particulate respirator. The Tronex brand N95 can be used against the inhalation of particulates and against the transmission of airborne pathogens (avian and swine influenza, tuberculosis, dust and pollen) in a convenient, flat fold style. The product is also available in a cup style.
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Stain remover on dentures
The UltraDose Tartar & Light Stain Remover from L&R Manufacturing Company is a biodegradable powder that cleans dentures, partials, and bridges when used with a beaker in an ultrasonic cleaning machine. Use one packet per cleaning. Each box contains 24 applications.
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