This custom anodized aluminum dental gauge was made as a promotional item for a dental distributor. These were machined from a sheet of anodized aluminum in a various colors. Then the graphics were engraved .01 deep into the aluminum and filled with a contrasting color paint. They were designed with precise metric scales in and cutouts located in a way to maximize efficency of measuring different objects in the dental field. With the depth and precision of the engraving process it is assured this scale will never wear out. An item of this durability will provide advertising for this customer for years to come.