Basic Flat Plane Splint Workflow Checklist

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D3Splint Mac Flat Plane Cheat Sheet

In this exercise you will learn to get comfortable with the basic mandatory steps needed to make a Flat Plane Appliance.  This cheat sheet lists every step that goes along with the tutorial in our training exercise.

Introduction

  1. Import STL Models [00:17]

Basic Navigation Skills Review

  •  [00:37 to 01:33] (times in video)
  • ‘Alt + LeftMouse’ to Rotate the view
  • ‘Scroll Wheel’ to Zoom
  • ‘Alt + Shift + LeftMouse’ to Pan
  • ‘Numpad_5’ to change camera perspevtive

Setup Project

  1. Indicate Jaw Type [01:34]
  2. Choose ‘Flat Plane’ workflow [01:39]
  3. Set Splint Model [01:54]
  4. Set Opposing Model [02:08]

Landmarks/Plane/Mounting

  1. Set Landmarks [02:30]
  2. Set Initial Values [03:00]
  3. Mark Maxillary Curve [03:45]
  4. Mark Mandibular Curve [05:03]
  5. Survey Model [06:05]

Insertion Axis/Path of Draw

  1. Survey Model [06:05]

Splint Shell Design

  1. Mark Splint Margin [07:40]
  2. Trim Model [08:38]
  3. Splint Shell [08:58]
  4. Wax Rim [09:18]
  5. Fuse Rim [10:39]
  6. Blockout Large Concavities [10:57]
  7. Remesh and Smooth [11:18]

Occlusion

  1. Mark Opposing Contacts [11:40]
  2. Subtract Posterior Plane [12:08]
  3. Generate Functional Surface [12:38]
  4. Subtract Functional Surface [13:24]

Fit and Retention

  1. Refractory Model [14:18]
  2. Finalize the Splint [15:25]