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Adjustment of Adams Clasps

Adams clasps are adjusted using round/flat pliers, this is to enable you to hold the clasp tightly near the point of adjustment.


There are two sites of adjustment for the adams clasp.

  1. To tighten/loosen: Adjust the arrowhead to grip the undercut of the tooth. Hold arrowhead with pliers at A and bend using finger inwards in direction shown.
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  3. To adjust the height: Hold adams clasp wire the wire exits the acrlyic at pint B and bend the wire up or down to adjust verical position of arrowhead.
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