3PurposeTo accurately mount the maxillary cast to articulator
4FossaUpper BowIncisal PinCentric LatchBiteforkTransfer Jig AssemblyMounting Plate (ring)Articulator Index
5Facebow TransferEstablishes the relationship between the maxillary arch and the horizontal plane.Transfers this this relationship to the articulator.Provides for an accurate mounting of the maxillary cast to the articulator.
34Procedure Assemble facebow on patient Slide bitefork arm through hole in clamp #2Place earpiece in earsTighten center wheelLoosen anterior reference pointer screw and points towards reference mark on face
36Procedure Assemble facebow on patient Raise or lower bow to align with anterior reference markTighten clamp #1Tighten clamp #2Record intercondylar distanceCare must be taken to support vertical arm while tightening clamps