Orthodontic Wires


3M Wires

3M offers a comprehensive, high performance line of orthodontic archwire catering for a multitude of needs. Our wires feature a wide selection of characteristics, qualities and dimensions manufactured to the industry's most precise tolerances.

  • Unitek™ Nitinol Heat-Activated Archwire
    3M™ Unitek™ Nitinol Heat-Activated Archwire

    Nitinol Heat-Activated is a thermally-activated super-elastic archwire and the easiest of all Nitinol orthodontic wires to engage. It delivers light continuous force that effectively moves teeth with minimal discomfort to the patient.

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  • Unitek™ Beta III Titanium Archwire
    3M™ Unitek™ Beta III Titanium Archwire

    A powerful yet efficient addition to your orthodontic wire progression, Unitek™ Beta III Titanium Archwire is the happy medium between nickel titanium & stainless steel.

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  • Unitek™ Lateral Development Archwires
    3M™ Unitek™ Lateral Development Archwires

    Dr. Robert Waugh designed Unitek Lateral Development Archwires to treat patients with smaller tooth anatomy and/or spacing.

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Featured Orthodontic Resources

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  • Orthodontic Perspectives Innova
    Orthodontic Perspectives Innova

    Read the latest issue of 3M Orthodontic Perspectives Innova news, and discover a wide selection of relevant and interesting case studies and articles on orthodontic products and treatment options.

  • Paint Your Smile
    Paint Your Smile

    Try this interactive website application that allows patients to try out different colour rubber bands and see how good their new braces will look, helping them make a colour choice.

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