Comparisons for: DOE Deluxe Kit

February 22, 2014

Parameter DOE Velscope Vx Identifi
Source Wavelength Violet, White Blue Violet, White, Amber
Source High Power LED Multiple LEDs Low Power LED
Cooling Passive (no fan) Active Fan (noisy) Passive (no fan)
Illumination Intensity High and Low High Low
Detection Magnified High Contrast Filter with direct line of sight High Contrast Filter with direct line of sight Low Contrast Filter with indirect viewing via mirror
Image Quality High High Low
Ambient Room Light On or Off Off Off
Working Principles Fluoresence (soft and hard tissue), transillumination (hard tissue), Magnification Fluorescence (soft tissue) Fluorescence and Reflectance (soft tissue)
Indications for use Soft Tissue Lesions, dental caries and fractures, illumination,  composite viewing/removal, magnification Soft Tissue Lesions Soft Tissue Lesions
Weight (grams) 110 420 140
Power Source Rechargeable Li-Ion Rechargeable Li-Ion 2 AA batteries
Battery Run Time 45 minutes 12 minutes 120 minutes
Battery Recharging Time 90 minutes 3 hours Displace every morning
Construction 22x195mm solid-metal wand 22mm diameter, 88mm deep, 190mm high.Plastic handpiece 250 mm long (handpiece)
Further Indications for Use Fast  Polymerization for Adhesives, Composite, Bonding Agents, Sealants No No/td>
Upgrade Options Yes from FUSION No No
Documentation Yes with standard office camera Yes with add-on camera No