In the Palm of Your Hand

Dental Lab Products, Dental Lab Products October/November 2021, Volume 43, Issue 05

A product roundup of dental laboratory handpieces.

Dental technology has experienced major advancements over the past few decades, and nowhere is that more apparent than in equipment categories. When dental technicians need to use hand-held instruments, today’s dental laboratory can take advantage of all the latest modern technology.

Designed for a variety of applications, handpieces are one of the most reached-for and most used pieces of equipment in the dental lab, so it is critical to make the right choice based on your lab’s needs. Whether you are working on models, finishing and polishing, grinding, or adjusting, it’s important to consider what features will complement the tasks you regularly perform and the materials you frequently work with.

Let’s take a look at some of the dental laboratory handpieces on the market.