The Locator : Useful Attachment for Overdentures
Dental News Volume XX, Number III, September, 2013
by Dr. Maha Ghotmi, Dr. Loubab Homsy, Dr. Elie Daou
Fig 2 (Ref: 25): Several Copes with different retention values.
|Fig 3 (Ref:25): Block-Out spacer used during the impression.|
|Fig 4 (Ref:25): Locator female Analog|
|Fig 5: Black nylon cope with least retention. (Ref: 25)|
|Fig 6: Locator core tool needed for male placement and removal. (Ref: 25).|
|Fig 7: Lowest profile 3.17 . (Ref: 25)|
|Fig 8: Self alignment or dual internal retention. (Ref: 25)|
|Fig 9: easy solution for divergence (Ref:25)|
|Fig 10 : 2 implants in the mandible with the white Block-out spacers in place|
|Fig 11: Cold cure resin added in the holes prepared in the intaglio of the final prostheses.|
|Fig 12 : The housing incorporated in the final Prosthesis|
|Fig 13: Nylon copes seated with the special locator core tool.|
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