The first Orchid in Print publication on “Making the Most of Your
Flex-Shaft” can be ordered as a special Pre-Publication Discount of
Over 30% for $24.95 through AJM.
- Common Flex-Shaft Systems
- Choosing the Proper Motor & Foot Pedal
- Choosing the Proper Handpiece
- Choosing the Proper Bur
- Cutting: Drills & Discs
- Abrasives & Grinding Wheels
- Safe & Efficient Procedures
- Beyond the Bench: Tips from the Orchid Library
The first volume in the “Orchid in Print” series on basic bench
practices, this book provides bench tips for the flex-shaft that
will fuel your creativity and take your fabrication skills to the
next level. Inspired by the Orchid Forum of The Ganoksin Project,
this volume assists those choosing their first flexible shaft,
handpieces, accessories and the practical applications for those
Each section explains in detail, about the practical use,
maintenance, ergonomics and selection of common flex-shaft systems,
motors, foot pedals, handpieces, burs, cutting, abrasives, polishing
and innovative tips, beyond the bench.
Author Karen Christians of Metalwerx, used her teaching experience
and the challenges from her students in searching through supply
catalogs to find the right system for the task at hand.
"Making the Most of Your Flexible Shaft"
by Karen Christians
Publication Date: Fall 2005
Buy now for only $24.95
(plus $5 shipping and handling).
(Discount of Over 30%)