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  • Supplier Profile
    Fort Wayne Metals is a recognized leader in the research, development and production of fine grade medical wire. Our expertise lies in stainless steel, titanium and titanium alloys and specialty...
  • Article - 16 May 2002
    Ceramic materials have been used dentistry for many years. Their use increasing, partly due to aesthetic reasons. Some applications where ceramics are used in dentistry are fillings, crowns, veneers,...
  • Article - 15 Mar 2001
    Chemical vapour deposition (CVD) offers a viable alternative to diamond coating for dental tools. Coatings such as titanium nitride can be deposited and will not erode away as do bonded diamond...
  • Article - 28 Nov 2002
    Questions such as, what are shape memory alloys, how do they work, how much deformation can they recover from, what metals exhibit shape memory properties and what applications do shape memory alloys...
  • Article - 13 Feb 2001
    These are materials that can be indefinitely deformed, however, when heated to their transformation temperature return to their original shape. They have numerous usages including medical...
  • Article - 28 Nov 2002
    Many of your questions on thermal spraying are answered here. Examples are, what is it, classifications, what materials can be thermally sprayed and what forms can they take, what is it used for, what...
  • News - 9 May 2013
    Stratasys, Ltd., a leading manufacturer of 3D printers and production systems for prototyping and manufacturing, today announced its collaboration with Scheu Dental GmbH for offering orthodontic labs...
  • News - 22 Jan 2018
    The white stains that orthodontic brackets frequently leave on teeth is due to enamel demineralization brought about by bacterial proliferation in the adhesive area; especially when accompanied by...
  • Equipment
    The SLT® Wire from Fort Wayne Metals is a pre-straightened medical wire that has been built to reduce manufacture steps in the user’s operation.
  • News - 26 Oct 2017
    Smart 3D-printed braces with flexible, nontoxic batteries and lights could cut the time and costs involved in straightening and realigning teeth. This semitransparent, 3D-printed dental brace...