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TECHNIQUE CLINIC Chairside Fabrication of a Multipurpose Power Arm

VOLUME 47 : NUMBER 09 : PAGES (558) 2013

PRABHAT K.C., MDS

SANDHYA MAHESHWARI, MDS

SANJEEV KUMAR VERMA, MDS

SYED NAVED ZAHID, MDS

RAJ KUMAR SINGH, MDS

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Attachment of a power arm to the archwire enables controlled movement of the anterior teeth in a variety of situations. We have developed a simple, inexpensive power arm that can be fabricated at the chair, with no soldering or welding, as follows:

1. Bend a 2mm teardrop loop into one end of a length of .021" x .025" stainless steel wire.

2. Place two 90ยบ bends about 5mm apart, depending on the bracket width , a...

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