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LaserRPD™ (RPD)

LaserRPD frameworks are custom-made devices manufactured in the UK in accordance with ISO 13485, using CE marked cobalt chrome.

LaserRPD

A cluster of various removable partial dentures designed by Gill Egan

LaserRPD - Removable Partial Dentures (also known as chromes) are 3D printed in CoCr. Give better comfort and retention for patients and save time, money and create less waste materials for labs.

Benefits of digital vs traditional dentures:

  • Ability to recall, change design and remanufacture without the need to restart the entire process
  • Share designs between technicians and clinicians via internet/e-mail to help productivity
  • Shorter process workflow
  • Reduced maintenance costs for expensive furnaces and casting equipment
  • Less wasted alloy
  • No waxing required
  • No need to remove investment material
  • Improved health and safety
  • Reduce manual labour
  • Reduce human error

Additive manufacturing solutions for healthcare applications - LaserRPD

Case study

  • Case study:  Proslab ensures absolute accuracy with additive manufacturing Case study: Proslab ensures absolute accuracy with additive manufacturing

    Leading Australian dental laboratory, Proslab, has fully digitalised the manufacture of its cobalt chrome removable partial dentures (RPDs). The laboratory partnered with global engineering company, Renishaw, to install what is thought to be the first metal additive manufacturing machine for dental applications in Australia.

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