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- Aadva Abutments
- Aurident's Delta: Yttria-Stabilized Zirconia
- BK Zirconia Blocks
- CAP FZ - Full Contour Zirconia with MultiShade
- Celtra™ Duo Zirconia-reinforced Lithium Silicate
- Cercon® ht Full Contour Zirconia
- Crystal Diamond+ Zirconia
- DENTSPLY Cercon® ht Full Contour Zirconia, 98 mm Disks
- Hybrid and Titanium Implant Abutments
Our lab uses Sirona's inLab MCXL for milling, and have had some issues with milling zirconia crowns. We are having...See more problems with marginal chipping during the milling process. When a prep doesn't allow much space for the margin thickness we usually bulk it out a bit, but that creates a lot of extra grinding time. But my question is would anyone know what might be causing the chipping of the margings when being milled? The machine is calibrated once a week, and we keep the burs fresh, but still get a "choppy" result. Could it be the doctor's prep, or a malfunction with the machine? I hear word other labs don't have this luck, so I was curious as to why we might be having a problem.
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GC Advanced Technologies Inc. (GCAT), a subsidiary of GC America, offers custom CAD/CAM implant abutments in a variety of materials and are available in Titanium, All Zirconia or Blend (Hybrid). The Aadva...See more Blend Abutment combines the strength of a titanium base with the esthetics of a zirconia top, and the Blend Abutments base is gold anodized for maximum esthetics. The All Zirconia and Blend Abutments are offered in 10 different shades. GCAT accepts 3Shape .stl files, models and customer waxups.
Aurident now offers Delta, an economical yttria-stabilized zirconia for CAD/CAM processing of full-contour crowns, copings, implants, veneers and bridges. Delta zirconia is manufactured using isostatically...See more pressed nano-particles in an exacting proprietary process to produce consistent, equiaxial products. Uniform predetermined shrinkage in all three dimensions is thus assured. Delta is available in a 1,200MPa (highly translucent) and 1,400MPa high-strength, either unshaded or pre-shaded in various thicknesses. Sintered Delta zirconia is compatible with all zirconia porcelains.
BK-MEDENT produces various sizes of zirconia blocks for milling: BK Blank 20 (20mm wide x 14mm long x 14mm high), BK Blank 40 (40mm wide x 19mm long x 16mm high), BK Blank 65 (65mm wide x 25mm long x 18mm...See more high), and BK Blank 90 (95π circumference x 14mm high). The blocks follow FDA, CE Mark, and Korean GMP requirements.
CAP FZ is milled from the most aesthetic full contour zirconia available. We mill your restoration and perform a multi-color shading process that dramatically enhances the aesthetics. We then sinter the...See more restoration and return it to you ready to stain and glaze. CAP FZ is indicated for full crowns and small bridges. We are now accepting digital files from 3Shape or Dental Wings, or we can produce CAP FZ from your models using our proprietary anatomic library.
Celtra™ Duo from DENTSPLY is a new class of materials for high strength glass ceramics with the NEW zirconia-reinforced lithium silicate - ZLS. The outstanding chemical properties of ZLS provide...See more a unique microstructure, allowing for exquisite Beauty, Strength and Speed. Like a graceful, yet powerful steed, Celtra delivers exceptional performance, including optimized balance of translucency, fluorescence and opalescence, reduced crystal size which serves to increase flexural strength, and a fine microstructure for processing speed efficiencies. Celtra Duo's secret is in its special DNA. Its fine microstructure allows for translucency, while providing strength to the restoration. The zirconia is automatically dissolved into the lithium silicate glass matrix so that it increases the flexural strength, yet still allows chameleon-like esthetics. Like triple-stranded DNA, CELTRA embodies unique properties, tied to its threefold functional zirconia-reinforced lithium silicate microstructure, yielding properties of: - Beauty - Increased glass content visibly improves translucency and facilitates in-depth opalescence and fluorescence - Strength - 10% dissolved zirconia reinforces the glass matrix without clouding it, and yields very high flexural strength properties. Process to the strength and time options for the case requirements: 370 MPa, which is greater than lithium disilicate, can be achieved in less time. Or 210 MPa, which is 75% higher strength than glass ceramics, can be achieved in the same time. - Speed - The ultrafine microstructure of the glass ceramic crystals (
Cercon ht Full Contour Zirconia provides strength and esthetics and is ideal for full contour posterior restorations. The monolithic crowns and bridges milled with the material are 26%* more translucent...See more than conventional zirconia, according to DENTSPLY. Due to the material's high strength, you can fabricate very thin crowns and bridges, which means more of the patient's natural tooth can be preserved. Cercon Zirconia has more than 10 years of clinical history and over 6 million units placed. *Data on file
Dental Laboratory Milling Supplies' Crystal Zirconia is now available in a new Diamond+ formulation. It's translucent enough for anterior full contour restorations and has a strength of 1,250 MPa.
Aurident's Delta Milling Center provides hybrid or titanium custom abutments for a number of the most popular implant systems at an economical price. Aurident can mill abutment copings from either Aurident's...See more Delta Zirconia or BruxZir® Zirconia. Turnaround time for completed cases is typically four to five working days after receipt of models or scans.
ZIRKONZAHN's ICE Zirconia Ceramic has a flexural strength of approximately 90MPa and a CTE value of 9.6 that doesn't change even after repeated firings, eliminating the danger of cracks. The set contains...See more all the materials required to fabricate natural, esthetic restorations: 16 Classic VITA® shades, four enamel materials, 17 modifiers for individual characterization, six tissue shades, 16 Dentin+ shades, and 21 Dynamik Dentin and intensive shades.
Fabricate in-house customized ceramic abutments with SIRONA inLab using the inLab 3D software that allows you to design the restoration and mesostructure in one step. Sirona's integrated implant database...See more matches the correct TiBase™ set and inCoris™ ZI meso block with the systems your clients use the most. inCoris ZI meso blocks are available in two shades and two sizes, and each Sirona TiBase kit includes abutment screw, titanium base and scan body designed to fit most implant systems. The final fabrication of the full-contour or cut-back restoration can be milled from feldspathic, glass ceramic or lithium disilicate materials.
NexxZr T from SAGEMAX combines high strength with high translucency for a versatile zirconia that can be used for copings as well as full contour restorations. With a 1,150 MPa biaxial flexural strength,...See more NexxZr T has 50% light transmission so it can even be used in the anterior. The Dental Advisor recently completed a six-month clinical evaluation, giving NexxZr a 5+ rating in all categories, citing excellent esthetics, resistance to fracture and marginal discoloration, wear resistance of the restoration and opposing dentition.
The ORIGIN® Desktop Series systems deliver. Competitively priced and entirely capable, the ORIGIN systems provide streamlined CAD/CAM production, giving your laboratory the absolute advantage. ORIGIN...See more CAD/CAM offers the ultimate solution for material selection and "dead-on" accuracy milled from one compact and cost effective system. Precise milling of Zirconia, Wax, Castable PMMA. Upgradable for Full Contour Ceramic and ORIGIN Custom Implant Abutment (Hybrid and Titanium) milling. ORIGIN runs an open architecture, digital operating system, with secured integration for all dental prosthetic operations. Expand the limits of CAD/CAM manufacturing and extend your range of quality product offerings with ORIGIN.
ZIRKONZAHN produces high quality zirconia with various grades of translucency. The new Prettau-Zirconia allows you to fabricate strong full zirconia bridges with natural esthetics. Zirkonzahn's 5-Tec CAD/CAM...See more system has multiple applications, including crowns and bridges, occlusally screw-retained bridges, abutments, bars, attachments, inlays/onlays, bite splints and veneers. The company manufactures a wide range of products for technicians and has customers in over 80 countries.
Renishaw uses yttria-stabilised tetragonal zirconia (Y-TZP), certified to ISO 13356:1997. Much stronger and tougher than alumina, it is suitable for long-span bridges as well as crowns and is guaranteed...See more for 10 years. Zirconia is also the best dental material for thermal insulation, enhancing patient comfort
CAP has developed a process for producing our CAP FZ crowns in the form of a screw-retained implant supported crowns. This restoration has a titanium base that interfaces with the implant, and also has...See more a shoulder that provides the necessary strength for the screw head. This titanium base is fused to the CAP FZ crown which has a screw access hole. This crown has all the same translucency, detailed anatomy, and intrinsic color from our MultiShading process as our conventional CAP FZ restorations. In addition, at an1100 MPa flexural strength, we are offering a 5 year guarantee against breakage. Being able to eliminate a custom or stock abutments from the process eliminates a significant amount of cost.
Suntech® Full Zirconia crowns and bridges are an affordable, durable and esthetic alternative to full cast crowns and bridges. Using Suntech® CAD/CAM Technology, the anatomical features, size...See more and shape of a Suntech® Full Zirconia crown or bridge are designed from the scan of a model or from an STL file. The restoration is then milled full contour to a perfect replica of the digital design. Once the desired shade is established, the crown is hand-stained and glazed. • Alternative to Full Gold Crowns, PFG's and pressed ceramics • Huge cost saving for labs and dentists • Available in 16 Vita shades • Uses conventional cements • More than twice the strength of other pressed ceramics
ZDENT's low-cost Super-Translucent Zirconia for full contour restorations is available as both 98.5-mm discs and blocks designed for use in Sirona inLab milling machines. The zirconia is economically priced.
ATTACHMENTS INTERNATIONAL provides a full line of quality implant components for all major implant companies. This year's newest products include: a line of BIC™ components compatible with Certain...See more implants, and Titanium Bases for Zirconia Abutments compatible with both internal tri-channel and internal hex implants. The bases come with a plastic waxing sleeve for contouring with wax or composite before scanning. A wide variety of attachments is also available.
SCHÜTZ DENTAL GROUP's TiZian open-architecture CAD/CAM system is an economical and easy-to-use system for producing precise copings, implant-supported bars, telescopic work and bridges up to 16 units...See more out of zirconium, castable acrylic, wax, occlusal zirconia or provisional material. The isostatically pressed zirconia blocks come in 16- and 20-mm depths in six different sizes. The nesting software allows you to place up to 30 units on one block to maximize productivity and reduce costs. You can also mill on unused portions of zirconium and acrylic blocks for increased savings. There are no bar codes, dongle fees or maintenance/software contracts required. The TiZian software includes a virtual articulator that works with all systems and an abutment designer with a library of 11 implant systems to which you can add.
India's ZIECON produced CE-, FDA- and ISO 13485-approved zirconia ceramic blanks are made from high quality, clinical-grade Japanese zirconia powder in white, translucent and colored. ZIECON blanks are...See more uniaxially isopressed and available in a wide range of patterns and sizes for all open CAD/CAM and manually operated copy milling machines. Due to their uniform hardness, the blanks provide chip-free, smooth milling and uniform shrinkage upon sintering. Resulting crowns, bridges, abutments and implant restorations exhibit high esthetics and a natural appearance.
Zimmer Contour Zirconia Abutments offer a beautiful, off-the-shelf fit. Engineered to work with ZIMMER DENTAL's Tapered Screw-Vent® Implant System, these zirconia abutments deliver a combination of...See more strength, esthetics and simplicity. The pre-defined offset margin is lower on the buccal aspect to minimize preparation time.
KEROX DENTAL is a multi-national dental manufacturer with customers in over 45 countries and 30 years' experience in ceramic production. It holds several patents for its isostatically pressed, highly translucent...See more Zircostar zirconia blocks which are compatible with a variety of milling systems. The company has recently opened distribution in Atlanta; William Leo is the Managing Director, North America.
BLOOMDEN BIOCERAMICS CO. provides highly translucent, full contour zirconia blocks compatible with various CAD/CAM milling systems. The company also provides a variety of other CAD/CAM milling materials—including...See more PMMA, wax and titanium blanks—as well as milling burs and a zirconia sintering furnace.
QINHUANGDAO AIDITE HIGH-TECHNICAL CERAMIC CO., LTD has been manufacturing professional dental zirconia ceramic blocks in China since 2007. It offers a wide variety of blocks, all of which have passed...See more the FDA k111291 and CE 0029 certification and ISO 13485 medical system.
TALLADIUM offers multiple materials and sizes for your milling needs. Its yttria-stablizied zirconia is manufactured using high quality powder resulting in excellent translucency. The blocks/discs are...See more isostatically cold pressed and partially sintered, producing a quality fit available for single units and up to six-unit frameworks with no distortion. For quality temporaries and try-ins, the PMMA discs are formulated from a special blend of polymers that burns out cleanly, making them ideal for the lost wax technique. The company also offers wax discs formulated in-house by experienced technicians.
Developed in conjunction with noted ceramist Lee Culp, this Zirconia Finishing System from BRASSELER USA contains the ideal range and type of instrumentation to efficiently work with modern ceramic materials....See more The system includes a coarse-grit diamond disc that efficiently cuts "green" zirconia when removing the framework from the milling block, a Dialite® wheel that aggressively reduces zirconia while remaining gentle to ceramics and DuraCut™ diamonds designed with zirconia in mind.