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3M Unitek is a leading global provider of high-quality products and services to the orthodontic industry. We strive to develop and maintain lasting customer relationships by offering high quality products and services while being responsible and ethical in our practices.


Incognito™ Lite Appliance System   Clarity™ Advanced Ceramic Brackets

This advanced lingual appliance has been specially tailored for mild to moderate anterior crowding, using a reduced number of brackets and fewer archwires.

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These advanced brackets are a leap forward in orthodontic ceramic brackets from 3M Unitek, offering a combination of aesthetics and performance to your patients.

     
 
     
Clarity™ SL Self-Ligating and Clarity™ Appliance Systems   SmartClip™ SL3 Self-Ligating Appliance System
Passive self-ligating performance36 and aesthetics merge with the Clarity™ SL System, for a uniquely rewarding treatment experience.

Clarity™ Metal-Reinforced Ceramic Brackets are the only metal-lined ceramic brackets42 offering the look patients want, with the functionality of familiar appliance systems58 that you require.
 
3M Unitek brings you an enhanced self-ligating appliance system that features an evolved third generation clip,19 40 improved self-ligating molar brackets38 and additional prescriptions for the results you expect.
     
 
     
Victory Series™ Buccal Tubes   Light Curing
3M Unitek's buccal tubes range now includes 1st and 2nd molar tubes. Ask your sales representitive about them today!
 
Ortholux™ Luminous Curing Light has a versatile, ergonomic design122 123 and the latest in high-power LED technology,124 125 utilising an optimised fiber optic light guide to achieve outputs of 1600 mW/cm2.126
     
 
     
APC™ Adhesive Coated Appliance System   MBT™ Versatile + Appliance System
With fewer steps than traditional light-curing methods,67 the APC™ System reduces bonding variable and increases productivity.75
 
The MBT™ Versatile+ Appliance System is a combined set of appliances and solutions that work together to provide an efficient means to address all levels of clinical challenges.
     
 
     

References:
19). 3M Unitek data on file, 3M Unitek Claim DB Centre “SmartClip(tm) SL3 Brackets feature an angled ramp on the inside of the clip that allows for easier wire disengagement compared to previous versions of the bracket”, 25/06/09, Claim Number: 2009 - S10338
36). 3M Unitek data on file, 3M Unitek Claim DB Centre “Clarity(tm) SL has a clean, open design for improved patient hygiene like the SmartClip(tm) Self-ligating Appliance”, 26/10/06, Claim Number: 2006 - S10034
38). 3M Unitek data on file, 3M Unitek Claim DB Centre “SmartClip(tm) Appliance System Molar Attachments provide "Active On Demand" feature”, 20/01/09, Claim Number: 2008 - S10258
40). 3M Unitek data on file, 3M Unitek Claim DB Centre “The redesigned clips used on SmartClip(tm) SL3 Appliances have more room to flex, making them more forgiving to wire misalignment than previous versions” 04/09/09, Claim Number: 2009 - S10395
42). 3M Unitek data on file, 3M Unitek Claim DB Centre “The translucent material, small size and clear slot liner of Clarity (TM) ADVANCED Ceramic Brackets make them an excellent aesthetic offering for patients”, 15/07/11, Claim Number: 2010 - S10452
58). 3M Unitek data on file, 3M Unitek Claim DB Centre “Why your doctor chooses Clarity(TM) Aesthetic Braces...Clarity Braces are designed to treat as fast as metal braces.”, 07/01/10, Claim Number: 2008 - S10155
67). 3M Unitek data on file, 3M Unitek Claim DB Centre “The APC(TM) Adhesive Coated Appliance System reduces overall bonding steps, which reduces bonding time”, 12/05/11, Claim Number: 2009 - S10346
75). 3M Unitek data on file, 3M Unitek Claim DB Centre “Using the APC(TM) Adhesive Coated Appliance System with Transbond(TM) Plus Self Etching Primer reduces bonding steps, which reduces bonding time.” Claim Number: 2009 – S10353
122). 3M Unitek data on file, 3M Unitek Claim DB Centre “Ortholux(TM) Luminous Curing Light has a handpiece and eye-shield design that prevents the light from rolling off a work surface.”, Claim Number: 2009 - S10310
123). 3M Unitek data on file, 3M Unitek Claim DB Centre “Ortholux(tm) Luminous Curing Light has a sealed, one-piece handpiece with a smooth stainless steel surface. With no seams or vents, liquids cannot seep in and internal components are protected.”, Claim Number: 2009 - S10311
124). 3M Unitek data on file, 3M Unitek Claim DB Centre “Ortholux(tm) Luminous Curing Light offers high intensity LED technology resulting in fast curing times. The faster curing times offered by Ortholux Luminous Curing Light will result in a faster bonding process.”, Claim Number: 2009 - S10320
125). 3M Unitek data on file, 3M Unitek Claim DB Centre “Ortholux(tm) Luminous Curing Light has a Power Level LED display of the battery charge status, which is a benefit in detecting a low battery charge.”, Claim Number: 2009 - S10318
126). 3M Unitek data on file, 3M Unitek Claim DB Centre “Ortholux(TM) Luminous LED Curing Light has a high light intensity of 1600mW/sq cm”, Claim Number: 2008 - S10277

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