The universal registration material, METAL-BITE ®, received the “2018 Four Star Award“ from REALITY Publishing in January. The dark grey A-silicone registration material was introduced more than 15 years ago. In recent years METAL-BITE ® has become an international standard for occlusal registrations. The product has received multiple awards in 2012 – 2018 by the Dental Advisor and REALITY and became known to a growing number of dentists worldwide. The product is recommended by several opinion leaders.
In summary, METAL-BITE ® offers perfect physical properties such as extreme hardness, fast setting time, thixotropic and high durability. The product is also radiopaque for manufacturing surgical guides for implants. The well-balanced physical properties guarantee a precise registration in combination with a comfortable working time. It is tastless and cutting/countouring are easily done after it sets.
The METAL-BITE ® product family includes also the CAD/CAM registration materials METAL-BITE ® Blue, which is optimised for the Bluecam, and METAL-BITE ® GOLD, which is recommended for CEREC 3D applications.