Archwires & Elastics
- Ortho Technology SS Euro Rectangular Wire
As low as ₹400High quality stainless steelConsistent performance
- Metro Spool Niti Wires
As low as ₹410High in qualityConvenient
- D-Tech NiTi Hant Heat Activated Wire
As low as ₹436Extreme ElasticityHas Consistent Force
- Canadian Orthodontics Nickel Titanium Euro Form Rectangular WiresRegular Price ₹872 Special Price ₹648Comfort to patientsAccuracy of the force levels
- Ortho Technology Niti Euro Round Wire
As low as ₹768PredictableBright finish
- Canadian Orthodontist NiTi Archwire
As low as ₹411
- Morelli Ortho Hard Elastic CrNi Wires- 50g
As low as ₹394Available in 50g
- Canadian Orthodontics Nickel Titanium Euro Form Round WiresRegular Price ₹551 Special Price ₹413Comfort to patientsAccuracy of the force levels
- Jaypee Stainless Steel Wire 200gm
As low as ₹485Made up of high qualityResistant SurfaceOut of StockSigma NiTi Superelastic Reverse Curve of Spee Archwires
As low as ₹636Excellent resiliencyFlexibleOut of StockSigma Beta Titanium Straight Length Wire
As low as ₹445Greater comfort to patientEfficientOut of StockGH Ortho S S Preformed archwire
As low as ₹675High in qualityConsistent in performanceOut of StockMorelli Ortho Thermo Plus NiTi Archwires
As low as ₹454Thermally activatedNiTi wiresOut of StockD-Tech Orthodontic Spooled Wire
As low as ₹617Extremely resilient wires.Comparable with best international brands.Out of StockRabbit Force Expoxy Coated SS Euroform Archwires
As low as ₹866ElasticHigh ResistanceOut of StockJaypee Ultraflex Heat Treated SS Archwire
As low as ₹444Heat treatedMade up of high qualityOut of StockRabbit Force Copper NiTi Wires
As low as ₹883Excellent finishExcellent elasticityOut of StockRabbit Force NiTi Wires
As low as ₹630Excellent elasticityGood qualityOut of StockAJ Wilcock Australian Wire
As low as ₹900Highest degree of resiliencyExcellent qualityOut of StockCaptain Niti Preformed Thermal Archwires
As low as ₹550Excellent for Initial Leveling and AligningContinuous Force as it Moves Back to its Original ShapeOut of StockSigma NiTi Superelastic Reverse Curve of Spee Thermal Archwires
As low as ₹824Shape memorySuperb flexibilityOut of StockDentaurum Niti Performed Archwires
As low as ₹800Out of Stock
Buy Orthodontic Archwires & Elastics Online in India
ARCHWIRES & ELASTICS:
Over the last century there have been numerous advancements in material science. These advances have proven to highly beneficial in the field of orthodontics, in addition to other disciplines in dentistry. The archwires and elastics used in orthodontics serve as the functional components of fixed orthodontic therapy. They exert forces on the teeth, resulting in tooth movement.
Before the time of E.H. Angle, archwires were made out of noble metals such as gold, platinum, iridium and silver. These wires lacked flexibility and tensile strength. With the passing of time, stainless steel was the one to displace noble metals as an archwire material.
Properties of wires:
The knowledge of the properties of wires can enhance the usage of archwires to effectively aid in tooth movement.
Stiffness is the ratio of the force to deflection of a member.
Strength the maximal stress required to fracture the wire.
Flexibility of the wire is the distance that it will bend elastically before deformation occurs.
Resilience is the energy storage capacity of the wire. It is a combination of strength and springiness.
Formability is the amount of permanent deformation a wire can withstand before it fractures or fails.
The ideal requisites of archwires are:
- Adequate strength
- Excellent formability
- Good springback
- Low friction
- High esthetics
- Good range
- High toughness
- Poor biohost
- Adequate springiness
PHASES OF ARCHWIRE DEVELOPMENT
Method of force delivery
Variation in dimension of arch wire
Stainless steel and Gold
Variation in archwire material; same dimension
Beta Titainium, Nickel Titanium, Stainless Steel, Cobalt Chromium
Variation in archwire diameter
Superelastic Nickel Titainium
Variation in structural composition of the archwire
Thermally activated Nickel Titainium
Variation in archwire composition or structure
Graded, Thermally activated Nickel Titanium
What are the different types of archwires?
Stainless Steel Wires:
Stainless stell was deemed the material of choice for manufacturing archwires in the 20th century. It is an alloy of iron and carbon with the carbon content not exceeding 0.2%. Archwires made out of stainless steel have high stiffness, low springiness, are corrosion resistant and have good formability. They are generally sold at lower costs than other archwires. The readily be used as working archwires.
Nickel Titanium Wires:
NiTi alloys have characterisitic properties such as shape memory and super elasticity. These are due to its crystalline structure which is in the form of a body centered cubic (BCC) at higher temperatures called Austenite and a hexagonal closed packed structure at lower temperatures called Martensite. The different types of NiTi alloys used to make archwires include conventional and stabilized NiTi alloys, superelastic NiTi alloys, thermodynamic and graded thermodynamic NiTi alloys.
Beta Titanium Wires:
Also known as Titanium Molybdenum Alloy or TMA, beta titanium alloys were composed of a mixture of titanium, molybdenum, zirconium and tin. The wires made out of this metal were smoother, had good formability and were weldable.
Rubber elastics are extensively used in orthodontics both intra orally and extra orally. The latex polymer chains in orthodontics were introduced in the middle of the 20th century. They have simplified orthodontic therapy to a large extent. Elastic bands are made by slicing rubber tubes of different lumen sizes and wall thickness. The other elastomeric accessories used in orthodontics are elastic chains or power chains, elastic modules, elastic ligatures and elastic separators.
Types of Elastics:
According to their use, elastics can be grouped under the following heads:
- Class I elastics
- Class II elastics
- Class III elastics
- Anterior elastics
- Zig zag elastics
- Corss bite elastics
- Cross plate elastics
- Diagonal elastics
- Open bite elastics
- Box elastics
- Triangular elastics
- Vertical elastics
- M and W elastics and
- Lingual elastics
Storage of Elastics:
Elastics are to be stored in the refrigerator as recommended by manufacturers. This is because increased atmospheric pressure for a long time will decrease the strength of the elastics. Storing them in a refrigerator ensures a cold and dry environment which will increase the shelf life of the elastics.
Advantages of elastic ligatures over wire ligatures:
- They can be used as a substitute for wire ligatures in most situations
- Easier for the doctor
- Increased patient compliance
- No sharp ends
What are the brands selling archwires and elastics online?
Canadian Orthodontics, Ortho Technology, Horizon USA, Metro Orthodontics, Forestadent and D-Tech Ortho are a few of the many brands that sell archwires and elastics online
Why buy archwires and elastics online from PinkBlue.in?
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