Figure 2-16. Placing and plugging instruments.
c. Dycal Instrument. This instrument is supplied by the manufacturer with the
Dycal kit. It is used to place the Dycal base material.
d. Amalgam Carrier (CARRIER, AMALGAM). Amalgam carriers (figure 2-17)
are used to carry silver amalgam into place in the prepared cavities. The standard item of
issue for the Army is the Ivory type.
Figure 2-17. Amalgam carrier.