A look at the latest chairside units

BOYD Industries

BOYD Industries, Clearwater, Fla, offers the Boyd Model 362 Delivery Unit. It features an automatic two-handpiece delivery system, a three-way quick-release syringe, a saliva ejector, a high-volume evacuator, an air flush system, GFI fuse protected outlets, and a choice of laminates and solid-surface countertops. This model is available in mobile or fixed cabinet configurations, and the unit compartmentalizes any electronics from the delivery system, preventing water leaks from compromising CPUs. All Boyd units carry an ETL listing that conforms to medical/dental applications (IEN2601) and an FDA 510(k) approval. The warranty covers parts and labor for 1 year and parts for an additional 2 years.

BOYD Industries
(800) 255-2693

Craftmaster Contour Equipment Inc

Craftmaster Contour Equipment Inc, Fort Worth, Tex, offers its Vista Unit. The unit features a standard pullout instrument tray that brings accessories close to the patient’s head and retracts back when not in use. It also has an optional HVE, a saliva ejector, a high- and low-speed handpiece system with a three-way syringe, an electrical outlet in the back of the unit, pole mounts for lighting options and trays, a keyboard tray, and five storage drawers.

Craftmaster Contour Equipment
(800) 475-9260

Dexta Corp

Dexta Corp, Napa, Calif, offers its Perfection and Space Saver CR cabinets. The cabinets include conveniently placed handpieces, five drawers, and a self-contained water system with a trap door to allow access to the air and water valves. The unit can house a mini or full-size tower computer system, and contains a thermostatically controlled cooling fan to evacuate waste heat from the CPU unit. Safety features include a physically separated water compartment and electrical compartment, an on/off switch, and a circuit breaker. A large selection of laminates and solid surfaces is available.

Dexta Corp
(800) 733-3982

LL Dental

LL Dental, Blue River, Ore, introduces the Evolution 5 Orthodontic Cabinet, which is constructed of mahogany-type plywood (no particle board) and is laminated inside and out for durability and infection control. The cabinet comes standard with rounded corners, a vented computer compartment, an LCD support arm and a keyboard support arm, five sterilizable drawers molded of polypropylene with full-extension slides, a pull-out utility shelf, and a one-piece molded solid strip surface top with no drip edge in the rear. Every cabinet includes an LL Dental four-way syringe, a controller for two handpieces, a variable-control air rheostat, and a self-contained water system and vacuum separator with disposable screens. Units can be mobile or floor mounted, and standard colors are white, gray, or mahogany laminate. Custom colors and a granite top are available.

LL Dental
(888) 723-2123

Dansereau Health Products Inc

Dansereau Health Products Inc, Corona, Calif, introduces the newest version of its Infinity Mini Mobile cabinet, which is available in multiple colors. Standard features include a delivery system with handpiece controls, a three-way syringe, a high-volume evacuation and saliva ejector, and a complete dental junction box. Cabinet appointments are full-extension guides with laminated interiors on the drawers. The computer slide will work with a full-size keyboard and has room for a mouse. A 17-inch monitor can be mounted to the cabinet.

Dansereau Health Products Inc
(800) 423-5657

Ross Orthodontic Inc

Ross Orthodontic Inc, Midlothian, Tex, offers its Ross Model A delivery system, which features a compact design incorporating the instrumentation; a clean bottled water system; five storage drawers; and space for a computer, keyboard, and mouse. All Ross delivery systems are built using cabinet-grade plywood for durability. Drawers are constructed of Baltic Birch plywood and installed using 100-pound, full-extension ball bearing slides. The top is also constructed of cabinet-grade plywood and can be upgraded to a solid surface or quartz product.

Ross Orthodontic
(800) 247-4109

J. Morita USA Inc

J. Morita USA Inc, Irvine, Calif, offers the Spaceline EMCIA, which is designed to promote a balanced posture while reducing operator stress and fatigue. The handpieces are positioned on the back of the chair below the headrest, while soft-touch switches are located on both the backrest and tray. These easy-access features help decrease unnecessary movements and body contortion. The chair’s thin design enables the clinician to work closer to the operating field and promotes a stable posture. Additional features include warm air/water and a low chair height setting (approximately 18 inches). Cuspidor, Piezo Electric Scaler, and other options are available.

J Morita USA Inc

Proma Inc

Proma Inc, Carson, Calif, offers the A5420 North Mounted Unit. Standard features include three automatic piston-valve handpiece controls; an air/water syringe with quick-change, sterilizable tip; disc foot control; wet/dry with 7 feet of tubing; a self-contained patient water system; coolant air valve and adjustment; a stainless steel instrument tray with a nonskid pad; a rear-mounted vacuum arm; a utility center with 5 feet of umbilical cord; and a chair adapter for rear delivery.

Proma Inc
(800) 447-4324

Dome Inc

Dome Inc, Tarzana, Calif, offers side delivery units designed to hold a computer, with built-in keyboard trays and space for the CPU. The keyboard tray and countertop are angled to allow access to the handpieces, syringe, and vacuum. The drawer face for the tray provides wrist support while typing. A large, vented service door on the back side allows access to the CPU. An internal plywood partition and a side access door isolate the CPU from the plumbing utilities. Adjustable, pivoting, articulating arms are available for the flat-screen monitor. The countertop can vary from 20 to 26 inches wide. If operatory space is limited, a smaller-size CPU and a 2/3-size keyboard can be installed.

Dome Inc
(800) 423-5767

ASI Medical Inc

ASI Medical Inc, Centennial, Colo, introduces its Triton™ 2021 Orthodontic Series, designed for the orthodontic specialist. Sound-reduction technology helps the system operate quietly. Other features include an oil-less air compressor with a two-stage drying system; a dry vacuum pump; a waste purge system; an aseptic clean closed water system; and air, water, and electric outlets to connect other instruments.

ASI Medical Inc
(303) 766-3646