Dental / Orthodontics Industry
One of the most common uses of metal injection molding is for the creation of orthodontic devices, including brackets and hooks. Recently manufacturers have realized the cost savings and high quality products that MIM provides when creating orthodontic devices. At Smith Metal Products, our MIM capability is able to produce precise, smooth, and strong components in a variety of metals, including stainless steel. With our one-stop solutions, we can help you take a bite out the costs associated with other more costly processes.
Dental and Orthodontic Product Solutions
Smith Metal Products has experience in assisting it’s customers in design for manufacturability for their: orthodontic brackets, hooks, dental instruments, and many other orthodontic and dental pieces.
Our MIM manufacturing experts create precise parts fast. Smith utilizes the BASF/Catamold® production system, and has over 65,000 feet of state-of-the-art capacity. And with complete “Part Program Management” Smith Metal Products has extensive industry expertise. This includes complete process engineering, designing and implementing automation, quality assurance, assembly, packaging and product fulfillment and distribution.
Send us your CAD File or Drawings and we’ll give you an appraisal of the viability of MIM molding for your new or existing project.