Quality in Every Detail - Komet USA

The course will look into the differences between Komet USA's diamond instruments and tungsten carbide instruments. In addition you will learn what makes Komet Quality a differentiator in the marketplace of dental rotary instruments.

Introduction

Quality in Every Detail

Komet USA

Patient Expectations

User Expectations

Research & Development

Production Sequence

Aftermarket Support

Quality Control

Certifications

The Komet Advantage

Our patients expect which of the following:

  • Quick and painless sessions
  • Products adapted to their individual needs

Read the statement below. Is it true or false?

  • Komet Dental's R&D team regularly adopt new technologies from other sectors.

To ensure the best aftermarket support, the Company is committed to which of the following?

  • Sound advice and recommendation
  • Over-the-phone product training

Diamond Instruments

Parts

Range of Application

Quality Standards: Steel Blanks

Quality Standards: Coating

Quality Standards: Even Bonds

Quality Standards: Excellent Coats

Advantages

Sizes and Order Numbers

Summary

Diamond instruments can be used in dental practice to:

  • Coarse removal of different materials
  • Shape crown cores and cavities

Komet ensures an even bond by using:

  • Synthetic diamond grits
  • Irregularly-sized grits

Read the statement below. Is it true or false?

  • There are currently 7 grit sizes being offered.

Tungsten Carbide Instruments

Parts

Range of Application

Quality Standards: Raw Materials

Quality Standards: Hot Isostatic Pressing

Quality Standards: Grain

Quality Standards: Construction

Blade and Order Numbers

Summary

Summary

Independent Reviews

Tungsten carbide has a hardness value (HV) of:

  • 800
  • 1600

The 2-piece construction offers which advantage?

  • Increased flexibility
  • Increased mechanical overloading

What does the acronym HIP mean?

  • High Isostatic Pressing
  • Hot Isostatic Pressing

Course Assessment

Dental experts prefer Komet instruments because it offers which of the following advantages?

  • Uncomplicated treatment sequences
  • Highly specialized individual instruments for specific applications
  • Products adapted to individual requirements
  • High-quality, efficient instruments

To ensure customer satisfaction, Komet offers which of the following?

  • Sound advice and recommendation
  • Informative literature and product brochures
  • House calls for free product demos
  • Provide either on-site product training or in Rock Hill

Read the statement below. Is it true or false?

  • Komet R&D constantly strives to develop new technologies and materials for new and better instruments.

Locate and identify the bonding layer in the image provided.

Tungsten carbide instruments are used to perform which of the following tasks?

  • Finishing of crown cores
  • Cavity scraping

Coarse grained instruments has which of the following disadvantages?

  • Regular cutting edges
  • Even surfaces and ill-fitting crown
  • Short service life
  • Controlled treatment

Locate and identify the part which increases mechanical flexibility.

Komet's Hot Isostatic Pressed tungsten carbide instruments offer which of the following advantages?

  • Sharp blades
  • Zero or minimized nicks and notches
  • A traumatic preparation
  • More pleasant treatments

Read the statement below. Is it true or false?

  • Our tungsten carbide instruments are composed of 90% tungsten carbide and 10% cobalt for maximum strength.

Komet Dental's diamond instruments offer which of the following advantages?

  • 4-layer coating
  • Improved dimensional stability
  • Reduced heat generation
  • Reduced vibrations

Thank You!