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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Oct. 29, 2008
    On the dark side of the moon.

    Default Titanium Bit Advertisement

    A few minutes ago, in my sidebar here, there was an advertisement for Titanium bits. Of course I didn't click on it, and now it won't come up again. Anyone have the website?

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Jan. 13, 2003
    where there is no snow in the winter

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Jun. 29, 2004


    I have no problem with titanium bits, but not PINK! As if we don't have enough tasteless people out there, now we have just given them one more eyesore.

  4. #4


    Also, you can rent here!

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Jul. 10, 2001


    I would be very wary of titanium bits. Titanium is notorious for what is called stress crack corrosion (don't let their advertising fool you, there are some very obvious lies in the ad pertaining to titanium). I have seen quite a few titanium alloys fail in simulated body solutions as well as in the body (e.g. knees, hips, screws, etc.). Titanium alloys used in the oral environment tend to shatter as the result of hydrogen and oxygen embrittlement.

    False points in the ad:

    Titanium is not antibacterial.
    The statement "Strong ionization potential and electro semi conduction qualities" is completely opposite of "Corrosion resistant" unless the metal is completely passivated.
    Uh, low heat conduction? It is a metal. Titanium conducts heat VERY well, thank you.

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  6. #6
    Join Date
    Apr. 2, 2011
    Westchester, NY


    "No Maintenance, clean with soap and water"

    I don't get it...what else would you do with any other metal bit? What "maintenance" do bits need?

    2 members found this post helpful.

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