In our previous post, we talked about the origins, background and manufacturing process of clear aligners, an orthodontic marvel. Before you go ahead and make that investment towards your manufacturing line, it is good to know what are the exact equipment you need to start a clear aligner business of your own.
As a 3D printing company, we often get asked crazy questions like, can you print chocolates, pizza or this mug that I am holding right here? While often humorous, it also highlights the lack of public knowledge of how much this technology has enabled a few niche industries.
Today, we are seeing CAD/CAM technology being applied increasingly more in both practices and laboratories ranging from digital impressions from intraoral and extraoral scanners, treatment planning software to milling machines and 3D printers.