posterior band Shortened plier nose for easier to removing, it offers positive control. Plastic pads are interchangeable, durable and easy to replace. The offset alignment of tip and occlusal pad is well suited for band removal and Pad rest on occlusal surface and tip catches edge of band. The white pad rests on the occlusal surface of the molar which positions 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. When the padded tip is on the occlusal of the molar cusp, the shortened, non-padded remover tip is in a more ideal position to catch the edge of the band for upward or downward removal.