Cavex ColorChange Alginate – Fast Set
• 2 colour changes indicate the major decision points in impression taking:
► end of mixing time: violet to pink
► end of setting time in mouth: pink to white
• Readily combines with water with hand mixing, producing a smoothly-textured gel.
• 9 days dimensional stability (9 days without shrinking in a well closed plastic bag)
• innovative reaction mechanism
• rapid, complete hardening reaction
• highly elastic, ideal for orthodontics
• good tear and deformation resistance
• detail reproduction at least 25 µm
• smooth surface, optimum gypsum compatibility
• patient friendly setting time in mouth: 1 minute
Highly rated for the viscosity and smoothness of the mix, ease of loading trays, firmness of the set material, lack of bubbles, and model quality.
Eighty-two percent of reporting clinical consultants found Cavex ColorChange to be equal to or better than their current alginate (Dental Advisor 2015).