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Table 3 Analysis of slot dimensions

From: Torque expression capacity of 0.018 and 0.022 bracket slots by changing archwire material and cross section

  Stated size Measured size (mm) SD Measured size (inch) SD % Increase
Victory 0.56 mm 0.6211 0.0227 0.0245 0.0009 11.16
.022 inch
SFP 0.56 mm 0.5619 0.0250 0.0221 0.0010 0.56
.022 inch
Leone 0.56 mm 0.6191 0.0259 0.02437 0.0010 10.79
.022 inch
Ovation 0.56 mm 0.5896 0.0082 0.0232 0.0003 5.51
.022 inch
Damon 0.56 mm 0.6033 0.0199 0.0238 0.0008 7.96
.022 inch
Nexus 0.56 mm 0.5924 0.0059 0.0233 0.0002 6.01
.022 inch
STB 0.46 mm 0.4772 0.0174 0.0188 0.0007 4.37
.018 inch
GAC BIDI 0.46 mm 0.4629 0.0085 0.0182 0.0003 1.25
.018 inch