Photocentric, the inventors of 3D LCD printing announce their partnership with Danish dental innovators, 3Shape

by | Apr 16, 2021 | 3D Printing, Company News

As a Validated Technology Partner, Photocentric’s award-winning LC Magna 3D printer has now been seamlessly integrated with 3Shape’s Clear Aligner Enterprise software solution. Developed specifically for designing clear aligners, 3Shape’s software provides a flexible and scalable option for a digital production process.

Speaking about the partnership, Lea Williams, Photocentric’s Head of Sales 3D stated, ‘With its intuitive workflow and quick turnaround time, 3Shape’s solution is the ideal partner for our LC Magna printer.’

Lea went on to add that with, ‘its ability to produce accurate dental models rapidly and in high volume, the LC Magna is a favourite with innovative dental laboratories around the world. The addition of 3Shape integration helps to strengthen this position, providing the perfect solution for those wishing to enhance their existing digital dentistry, or those looking to implement a digital production process for the first time.’

“3Shape’s Clear Aligner Enterprise software ensures the preparation of digital production files that seamlessly integrate with Photocentric’s 3D printers to create high quality clear aligners!,” said Arjumand Hougaard, Director, Clear Aligner Enterprise Solutions.

The versatile LC Magna from Photocentric is one of the largest LCD printers in the world and is ideally suited for a variety of dental model applications. Offering speed, volume, and flexibility the Magna can print 48 dental models per platform in a little over 60 minutes.

As well as designing and manufacturing the LC Magna, Photocentric offers a range of dedicated dental resins.

3Shape’s Clear Aligner Enterprise solution enables dental experts to create a scalable and flexible digital clear aligner workflow that suits their business goals. A comprehensive software solution for designing clear aligners, with quick turnaround times and enhanced patient experience.

About 3Shape

3Shape is changing dentistry together with dental professionals across the world by developing innovations that provide superior dental care for patients. Our portfolio of 3D scanners and CAD/CAM software solutions includes the multiple award-winning 3Shape TRIOS intraoral scanner and market-leading scanning and design software solutions for both dental practices and labs.

Two graduate students founded 3Shape in Denmark’s capital in the year 2000. Today, 3Shape has over 1,500 employees serving customers in over 100 countries from an ever-growing number of 3Shape offices around the world. 3Shape’s products and innovations continue to challenge traditional methods, enabling dental professionals to treat more patients more effectively.