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.
- 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.
- 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.