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Academy Gold

The intense, golden-yellow colour of Academy Gold is identical to the one of cohesive gold. This high-precious, palladium-free multi-purpose alloy (Type 2) is characterized by high stability, increased elongation and a fine-grained structure. Consequently, users are able to achieve good clinical and technical results.

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Advantages

  • Pd-free
  • Esthetic yellow-golden colour
  • Extended range of indications (Type 2)
  • Optimum marginal adaptation, even after hardening
  • Excellent casting and processing properties
  • Certified biocompatibility

Indications

  • Inlays
  • Onlays
  • Partial crowns
  • Crowns
  • Short-span bridges
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Composition

Au 77.2
Pt < 1.0
Ag 12.7
Cu 8.5
In < 1.0
Ir < 1.0
Zn < 1.0
Ta < 1.0

Technical data

Type:                                           2
Colour:                                        rich yellow
Density (g/cm³):                          15.9
Melting range (°C):                     900 - 940
Casting Temperature(°C):          1035 - 1095
Modulus of Elasticity:                 75.200
Elongation (%):                          55.0
Vickers hardness:                      125
0.2% proof stress (MPa):           240