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Y

Y is a clinically proven high-gold ceramic alloy demonstrating outstanding properties.

Advantages

  • Ideal golden yellow hue
  • Wide range of indications
  • Clinically proven
  • Easy to process
  • Certified biocompatibility

Indications

  • Onlays
  • Inlays
  • Partial crowns
  • Single crowns
  • Telescope and conus crowns
  • Root canal posts
  • Short- and long-span bridges
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Composition

Au 84.0
Pt 7.1
Pd 5.7
Ag 1.5
Sn < 1.0
In < 1.0
Re < 1.0
Fe < 1.0
Li < 1.0

Technical data

Type                                                4
Colour                                            yellow
Density (g/cm³)                             17.4
Melting range (°C)                        1170 - 1210
Casting temperature (°C)           1260 - 1320
Modulus of Elasticity (MPa)        81.000
CTE 25 – 500 °C                          14.6
CTE 20 – 600 °C                          14.7
Elongation (%)                              10.0
Vickers hardness                         170
0.2% proof stress (MPa)             435