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Table 5 A comparison of real and ideal play of 0.022 bracket and SS archwire combinations

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

  Ideal play (°) Bracket Engagement angle (°) SD Mean standard error Significant difference
SS.0 16×.022 17.95 Victory Rotates - - -
SFP 37.94 0.59 0.34 S
Ovation 36.55 1.23 0.71 S
D.B. Leone Rotates - - -
Damon 39.63 0.39 0.22 S
Nexus Rotates - - -
SS .017×.022 14.61 Victory 36.34 2.07 1.20 S
SFP 27.75 1.10 0.63 S
Ovation 26.56 0.46 0.27 S
D.B. Leone 30.51 2.44 1.41 S
Damon 29.54 0.98 0.57 S
Nexus Rotates - - -
SS .017×.025 12.48 Victory 28.45 1.42 0.82 S
SFP 20.43 0.59 0.34 S
Ovation 21.53 0.40 0.23 S
D.B. Leone 22.74 0.15 0.09 S
Damon 21.59 0.67 0.38 S
Nexus 40.75 1.61 0.93 S
SS .018×.022 11.42 Victory 28.72 0.12 0.07 S
SFP 21.40 0.23 0.13 S
Ovation 20.91 0.11 0.07 S
D.B. Leone 23.38 0.67 0.39 S
Damon 19.86 2.24 1.29 S
Nexus 40.43 0.03 0.02 S
SS .018×.025 9.82 Victory 26.88 0.23 0.13 S
SFP 17.56 0.27 0.16 S
Ovation 18.20 0.31 0.18 S
D.B. Leone 21.64 0.42 0.24 S
Damon 19.85 1.15 0.66 S
Nexus 35.42 0.70 0.41 S
SS .019×.025 7.24 Victory 18.41 1.87 1.08 S
SFP 14.36 0.10 0.06 S
Ovation 13.80 0.12 0.07 S
D.B. Leone 16.08 0.22 0.13 S
Damon 14.84 0.23 0.13 S
Nexus 28.68 0.48 0.27 S
SS .021×.025 2.33 Victory 13.65 0.08 0.05 S
SFP 5.60 0.11 0.06 S
Ovation 5.49 0.10 0.06 S
D.B. Leone 9.00 0.41 0.23 S
Damon 5.12 0.10 0.06 S
Nexus 20.99 0.27 0.16 S