Technique Guide fo r I n d i re c t B o n d i n g EmilumaTM LumalocTM A User’s Guide to Indirect Bonding Essential for indirect orthodontic bonding, Emiluma and Lumaloc are made of a transparent silicone that allows quick and precise delivery to the arch. Emiluma is soft enough to remove indirect trays without debonding brackets yet firm enough to maintain accurate bracket positioning. Lumaloc cures stiff to ensure proper tray fit and precise bracket placement, yet it’s still easy to shape, mold, and trim. + • Materials chemically cure together to create a single tray with a soft interior • Made of transparent material that allows brackets to be light cured through indirect bonding trays • Unique formulations allow both products to remove cleanly without crumbling • Easy-to-use cartridges fit in standard impression materials dispensing gun • Supported by Dr. Richard P. McLaughlin and the developers of the Quick IDBS™—Drs. Masatada Koga, Kazuya Watanabe, and Takako Koga 1 2 Take impression and bond brackets on stone model. 4 continued 5 Surround the facial wall of the tray and cover the occlusal surface. 8 © 2012 Ultradent Products, Inc. All Rights Reserved. 68339.4 110514 When Lumaloc is set, remove plastic film from model. Trim excess material around tray. 9 Clean bracket base, removing all debris but leaving adhesive. 888.863.5883 Express Emiluma onto model in a continuous stream, with a bead-size amount over each bracket. Mark the center of the tray to ease placement. Proceed with bracket placement. O PA L O R T H O D O N T I C S . C O M 3 Immediately follow Emiluma with placement of Lumaloc. 6 Place model in water for 30 minutes. 4 Wrap the model in plastic film (recommended width: 25mm & length: 250mm) while Lumaloc sets up. 7 Starting with the posterior, remove the tray from model, ensuring that brackets remain in the tray.