Dentistry - Shanks for rotary and oscillating instruments
|Publication Date:||1 May 2017|
|ICS Code (Dental equipment):||11.060.20|
This document specifies the requirements for dimensions and material properties of shanks used in dentistry for rotary or oscillating instruments. It describes the measurement methods for the verification of the requirements.
This document is not applicable to tips fixed to the handpiece with a screw, e.g. scaler tips.
Information about the location of marking is also given. Annex A on quality control is included in order to ensure a high quality level.