Ixion Lingual Tucker
The most popular wire bending plier. The Inserted tips provide excellent wear and bend archwires from .012" to .020" (.30mm - .51mm). Beaks are grooved for round wire at 1mm and 2mm from tip. Cutter at the base of beaks cuts archwires from .014" to .020" (.36mm - .51mm).
The plastic pad rests on the occlusal surface of the molar which positions the the lower removing tip in the perfect position under the gingival edge of the band. Replacement pads are available in 3/16´´ and 1/8´´ diameters.