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Introduction to Valplast 3D Printing

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Arpad F. Nagy International Education Center

200 Shames Drive

2nd Floor

Westbury, NY 11590

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In this course students will be instructed how to setup and use the r.Pod 3D printer, design a Valplast partial denture in 3Shape or Exocad, prepare models for printing with Cura software, operate the r.Pod 3D printer and how to finish and polish Valplast dentures. Course is approved by the National Board for Certification in Dental Laboratory Technology for 16 hours of scientific credit. Presented by Justin S. Marks, CDT.

Lecture Component

  • FDM Printing Overview
    • How it works
    • Types of materials
  • Types of restorations for FDM 3D printing
    • Valplast RPD
    • Impression tray
    • Model
    • Soft tissue model
  • Scanning options
  • r.Pod 3D Printer Overview
    • Extruder
    • Build Plate
    • Touchscreen Operation

Hands-On Component

  • CAD Design
    • Survey/blockout
    • Tooth arrangement
    • Tooth retention cylinders
    • Waxing
    • Finalizing
  • Order creation in 3Shape/Exocad
  • Optional Meshmixer operations
    • Import files
    • Boolean operations
    • Export
  • Cura printer software
    • Importing FFF Profile
    • FFF profile parameters
    • Importing models
    • Best practices arranging models
    • Preparing Gcode
  • Loading filament into the printer
  • Calibrating and maintaining the printer
  • Post-processing Operations
    • Finishing
    • Bead Blasting
    • Polishing
    • Adding teeth

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Arpad F. Nagy International Education Center

200 Shames Drive

2nd Floor

Westbury, NY 11590

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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