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Y-Lite

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

Advantages

  • Clinically proven
  • Light oxide
  • Wide range of indications
  • Excellent resistance to oral conditions
  • Certified biocompatibility

Indications

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

Au 75.0
Pd 18.8
Ag 2.0
Sn 2.0
In 2.0
Cu < 1.0
Re < 1.0

Technical data

Type                                              4
Colour                                          yellow
Density (g/cm³)                           16.1
Melting range (°C)                      1150 - 1250
Casting temperature (°C)         1305 - 1365
CTE 25 – 500 °C                        13.9
CTE 20 – 600 °C                        14.1
Elongation (%)                            14.0
Vickers hardness                       225
0.2% proof stress (MPa)           500