MSE Type-2 Starter Kit - 8mm

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Developed by Dr. Won Moon, the MSE is a version of the Microimplant Assisted Rapid Palatal Expander (MARPE). The MSE is capable of producing dramatic maxillary skeletal expansion. The MSE uses 4 TADs for fixation to the palate and a wrench for activation. It attaches to 2 molar bands via 4 legs for stabilization.

  • Non-surgical orthopedic expansion in adults
  • Non-surgical expansion in high-angle cases
  • Improve obstructive nasal airway
  • Autoclavable [Minimum of 15 minutes over 121°C. TADs must be removed from plastic cover before autoclaving]
  • Ratchet Wrench is designed for a maximum torque of 80Ncm. When greater torque is applied, the instrument is designed to fail, rather than causing TAD failure.  The failed driver must then be replaced.  
  • Slower movement and regular pauses when inserting TADs are a good practice, as is pre-drilling pilot holes for patients with particularly thick and dense cortical plates.

Included in Package

  • (1) - 8mm MSE expansion screw
  • (4) - Fixation TADs (11mm)
  • (1) - Small driver
  • (1) - Ratchet wrench driver
  • (2) - Activation wrenches
  • (2) - Safety leashes

More Information
GLO Exclusive Yes
Depth 14.15 mm
Arch Upper
Contains Friction No
Movement per Rotation .8
Acrylic Born Non-Acrylic Applications
Activation Points 1 Point
Non-Separating Feature No
Expansion Amount 8mm
Used For Maxillary Skeletal Expansion
Non-Backup Feature No
Length 14.15 mm
Spring Loaded No
Type Maxillary Skeletal Expander
Width 4.5 mm
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