Friction Bar Prosthesis
Framework made of Ultaire® AKP
Ultaire® AKP is a great material for replacing metal in dental applications. It’s unique properties make it an excellent choice for RPD’s with clasps as well as one piece secondary constructions.
|✔||Very good lubricity|
|✔||Strong bond with PMMA *|
|✔||Strong bond to composites using a bonding system *|
|✔||One-piece secondary construction, no additional holding elements|
|✔||Reduced material costs compared to precious metal|
|✔||Reproducible friction / retention through CAD / CAM production|
The Construction Parameters
|✔||Minimum wall thickness of the bar coverage 0.9 mm|
|✔||Occlusal reinforcement of the framework 2mm x 2mm|
|✔||Use the Ultaire AKP® Design Tool “Finishline” for the perfect finish|
* Material study at the LMU Munich, documents available from Solvay® Dental 360.