1. Enter the required job setting information to scan the model and click Save & Scan to set up the scan strategy.
2. Enable the Waxup bottom feature and click Confirm to start scanning.
3. Insert the upper base model into the scanner and click Next to set the scan depth. Click and drag the blue arrow to set the scan depth. Click Confirm to start scanning.
4. Scanning of the upper base model is complete. Rotate the scan data to check if it requires additional scanning. You can Add Scans for areas which require more scan data. Click Next to mark the tooth number.
5. Mark the tooth by clicking the corresponding tooth according to the tooth number shown in the top left corner of the window. Complete for all the teeth and click Confirm.
6. colLab Scan shows a guide image on how to set the prepared teeth on the multi-die. Set up the teeth on the multi-die according to the guide image. Click Auto Scan.
7. Scanning of the multi-die is complete. Inspect the scan data to check that it is good to go without additional scanning. Click Next to move to the next stage.
8. Place the wax-up teeth onto the upper base model and mount it on the scanner. Click Auto Scan or Next.
9. Scanning of the wax-up is complete. Check the scan data to see if additional scans are required. If so, adjust the view angle so that the area appears on the screen and click Add Scan. Click Next to scan the bottom surface of the wax-up.
10. Place the wax-up upside down onto the flexible multi-die by using the reusable putty.
11. Insert the wax-up model into the scanner and click Next to set the scan depth. Click and drag the blue arrow to set the scan depth and click Confirm to start scanning.
12. Scanning is complete. Check the data if it requires additional scanning. Delete the unnecessary data by using the editing tools. Click Next to move to the alignment step.
13. Align the prepared teeth and the upper base model by using the automatic alignment or manual alignment method.
14. Align the wax-up scan data and the upper base model by using the automatic alignment or manual alignment method. In this case, we will be using the 1-point alignment method.
- Mark an alignment point on the upper base model and the wax-up data respectively.
15. All scan data has been aligned properly. Move to the editing step to remove unnecessary areas.
16. Select the undesired data area and delete it by using editing tools. Click Next to start merging.
17. Once merging is complete, check the merged data. Click Exit to save the data and exit the program.