The equations of dental amalgamator motions for relative capsule and charge velocities are derived at impact as a function of the ratio of capsule length to amalgamator amplitude, independent of triturator speed. The best theoretical conditions for amalgam trituration occur near a ratio of πl2.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Journal of dental research|
|State||Published - Nov 1972|
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