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Ceramic Alloys

Aurident Dental Ceramic Alloys

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  • Class
  • Au
  • Pt
  • Pd
  • Ag

AURIBOND-97 -The Choice for Single Units

97.7% Gold

2% Platinum

  • Bio-compatible constituents.
  • Attractive, rich, yellow color.
  • Harder than most comparable alloys.
  • Easier to finish than most comparable alloys.
  • Capable of fabrication with cervical collar.
  • Inside of coping capable of being sandblasted to produce natural matte shade.
Alloy Auribond-97
Color Yellow *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
97.7 2 0 0
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
37 / 40 50 21,000 5,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
1900 / 1038
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2150-2200 / 1175-1200
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
19.2
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 15.5
Recommended Solders YC 97

AURIBOND-90 – Exceptional Esthetics

90% Gold

5.8% Platinum

1.6% Palladium

  • Compatible with virtually every porcelain
  • Excellent shade control due to light oxide
  • Ease of polishing saves time
Alloy Auribond-90
Color Yellow *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
90.0 5.8 1.6 1.2
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
115 / 120 20 40,000 27,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
1930 / 1055
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2275-2400 / 1246-1315
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
18.9
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 14.9
Recommended Solders YCS

ELITE II – Biocompatible Alloy From Aurident

88% Gold

9.5% Platinum

Elite II is a high noble, outstanding quality, yellow premium alloy for metal-bonded-to-porcelain restorations. Containing 88% gold, 9.5% platinum and no palladium, Elite II exhibits superior physical and mechanical characteristics. Its custom-developed composition permits easy polishing to a lustrous finish. The deep yellow color makes Elite II ideal for cases where metal occlusal surfaces are prescribed.

Alloy Elite II
Color Yellow *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
88.0 9.5 0 0.75
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
160 / 170 12 67,000 51,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2020 / 1105
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2350-2425 / 1290-1330
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
19.4
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 14.4
Recommended Solders YCS

AURIBOND-GP – The Ultimate in Premium Ceramic Alloys

86.5% Gold

5.4% Platinum

4.55% Palladium

A durable alternative to palladium alloys , Auribond-GP is a high strength, high noble metal premium ceramic alloy. Its 86.5% Gold content affords Auribond-GP a pleasant light gold color, resulting in outstanding procelain shade control. Polishing characteristics are superior to most other high gold content ceramic alloys. Precise fit, excellent bond to porcelain and exceptional workability make Auribond-GP the ideal choice for long-span bridges and single units. When nothing but the best will do…count on Auribond-GP.

Alloy Auribond-GP
Color Yellow *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
86.5 5.2 4.55 2.65
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
195 / 205 6 72,000 59,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2150 / 1175
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2450-2500 / 1340-1370
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
18.4
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 14.8
Recommended Solders YCS

WINDSOR – Aurident is Proud to Present

75% Gold

12% Palladium

10.1% Silver

  • Attractive light yellow appearance
  • Ideal for long span bridges
  • Compatible with most leading porcelains
  • Easy to cast and finish
Alloy Windsor
Color Yellow *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
75.0 0.1 12.0 10.1
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
185 / 195 12 85,000 70,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2130 / 1165
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2375-2425 / 1300-1329
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
16.2
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 14.8
Recommended Solders YCS

SUMMIT – An Alternative To High Palladium Alloys

74.2% Gold

4.1% Platinum

7.3% Palladium

Aurident is proud to present Summit, our newest high noble ceramic alloy. Compatible with most leading porcelains, Summit is a reasonable alternative to high Palladium alloys. Its 74.2% Gold content gives Summit an attractive light yellow appearance. Climb to a higher level of quality and affordability… come up to Aurident’s Summit!

Alloy Summit
Color Yellow *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
74.2 4.1 7.3 11.0
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
170 / 180 12 80,000 55,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2060 / 1130
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2375-2425 / 1300-1330
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
16.3
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 15.1
Recommended Solders YCS

AURITEX-66 – Exceptionally high yield strength

66% Gold

24% Palladium

Silver Free

Aurident’s attractive new High Noble alternative to palladium alloys. Auritex-66 has a lighter oxide than comparable alloys and is compatible with most porcelain systems on the market. The exceptionally high yield strength of Auritex-66 permits fabrication of long span bridges or single units with extremely fine marginal integrity.

Alloy Auritex-66
Color White *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
66.0 1.1 24.0 0
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
225 / 240 15 95,000 75,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2070 / 1135
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2375-2425 / 1300-1330
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
15.3
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 14.3
Recommended Solders PWS, PSF

AURITEX-WP – 20+ Years of Proven Reliability

62.2% Gold

23.4% Palladium

Auritex-WP is an outstanding high noble white gold ceramic alloy, with over 20 years of proven reliability. Containing 62.2% gold, and 23.4% palladium, Auritex-WP has become an attractive alternative to high palladium alloys. The relatively low modulus of elasticity of Auritex-WP permits its use with porcelains having an extensive range of thermal expansion coefficients. Excellent mechanical properties, marginal integrity and dimensional stability allow it to be used for long span bridges with confidence!

Alloy Auritex-WP
Color White *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
62.2 0.1 23.4 8.25
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
175 / 185 8 81,000 53,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2320 / 1270
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2550-2600 / 1400-1425
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
15.0
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 14.4
Recommended Solders PWS, PSF

AURITEX-XP – Easy to Use – Hassle-Free

51.8% Gold

38% Palladium

Silver Free

Over a decade of proven reliability! Auritex-XP is a high quality, Silver-free, Gold-based ceramic alloy formulated for true shade and color control in gold bonded to porcelain restorations. Compatible with most porcelains, its high strength makes Auritex-XP ideal for high stress applications such as long span bridges and implant cases. Auritex-XP easily polishes to a high luster. Make the switch now to “hassle-free” Auritex-XP, the alloy of choice for technicians nationwide.

Alloy Auritex-XP
Color White *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
51.8 0.1 38.0 0
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
195 / 205 13 106,000 72,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2320 / 1270
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2550-2600 / 1400-1425
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
14.6
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 14.0
Recommended Solders PWS, PSF

AURITEX-HP – Quality Results With Sensitive Porcelains

45% Gold

40% Palladium

5% Silver

Auritex-HP is a High Noble alloy designed for use with a wide spectrum of sensitive porcelains. The relatively low modulus of elasticity of Auritex-HP permits its use with porcelains having an extensive range of thermal expansion coefficients. A low silver content minimizes the probability of greening while a light oxide layer permits excellent porcelain shade control. Auritex-HP’s ease of workability insures high-quality results at an economical cost.

Alloy Auritex-HP
Color White *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
45.0 0.1 40.0 5.0
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
190 / 200 18 110,000 78,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2175 / 1190
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2450-2500 / 1345-1370
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
14.3
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 14.2
Recommended Solders PWS, PSF

AURITEX-40 – A Low Cost High Noble Alloy

40% Gold

40% Palladium

10% Silver

  • Relatively low modulus of elasticity permits its use with porcelains having a wide range of thermal expansion coefficients
  • Light oxide layer results in superior porcelain shade control
  • Ideal for high stress applications such as long span bridges
Alloy Auritex-40 Color White *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
40.0 0.1 40.0 10.0
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
220 / 230 16 110,000 78,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2175 / 1190
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2450-2500 / 1345-1370
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
13.2
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 14.2
Recommended Solders PWS, PSF

AURITEX-LP

40% Gold

32% Palladium

20.5% Silver

Alloy Auritex-LP
Color White *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
40.0 0.0 32.0 20.5
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
225 / 235 8 90,000 90,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2100 / 1150
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2500-2550 / 1370-1400
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
13.2
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 14.4
Recommended Solders PWS, PSF

FOCUS – A Noble PFM Alternative

2.5% Gold

70.3% Palladium

0.1% Platinum

9.7% Silver

    Focus, from Aurident, offers an economical Noble metal PFM solution to the high market prices for today’s precious metals.

  • Lighter oxide than many alloys for better shade control.
  • More units per ounce due to low density, making it very cost-effective compared to other precious metal alloys.
  • Compatible with most leading porcelains.
  • Low Silver content minimizes porcelain greening.
  • May be used with some press-to-metal porcelains.

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Alloy Focus
Color White *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
2.5 0.1 70.3 9.7
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
280 / 265 4 85,000 82,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2175 / 1190
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2450-2500 / 1340-1370
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
10.7
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 14.5
Recommended Solders PWS, YCS, PSF

VISION – Proven Reliability

2% Gold

80% Palladium

SILVER-FREE

With almost a decade of proven reliability behind it, VISION has become a favorite of technicians nationwide. VISION is a Palladium-based, Silver-free alloy designed for porcelain fused to metal restorations. The addition of Iridium, a scarce noble metallic element of the Platinum group, insures exceedingly fine grain structure. High yield strength at elevated temperatures makes VISION resistant to margin creep. VISION is compatible with most porcelain systems. Set Your Sights On Iridium Grain Refined VISION From Aurident!

Alloy Vision
Color White *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
2.0 0.1 80.0 0
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
250 / 265 10 160,000 143,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2150 / 1175
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2450-2500 / 1340-1370
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
11.1
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 14.0
Recommended Solders PWS, YCS, PSF

AURITEX-KP

Alloy Auritex-KP
Color White *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
2.0 0.1 51.5 37.5
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
235 / 250 5 81,000 55,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2160 / 1180
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2450-2500 / 1340-1370
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
11.1
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 14.8
Recommended Solders PWS, PSF, WNS

MARATHON – Proven Reliability

2.0% Gold

76.8% Palladium

SILVER-FREE

  • High-strength Noble metal alloy for PFM restorations.
  • Cost-effective alternative to gold-based alloys.
  • Ideal for long span bridges.
  • Easy to cast and finish.
  • Compatible with most porcelain systems.

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Alloy Marathon
Color White *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
2.0 0 76.8 0
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
320 / 340 18 160,000 103,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2060 / 1125
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2450-2500 / 1340-1370
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
10.7
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 13.9
Recommended Solders PWS, PSF

VANGUARD – A New Concept In PFM Restorations

51.2% Palladium

48.0% Silver

  • Clean, oxide-free castings.
  • No black lines. EVER.
  • Excellent tissue response.
  • Outstanding porcelain bond strength.
  • Esthetics comparable to all ceramic restorations.
  • Low-cost all precious metal alloy.

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Alloy Vanguard
Color White *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
0.0 0 51.2 48
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
75 / 80 9 47,000 37,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2350 / 1285
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2550-2600 / 1400-1425
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
11.5
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 15.0
Recommended Solders PWS

AURITEX-ZP – A Noble Metal Alternative to Non-Precious

60% Palladium

29% SILVER

    Auritex-ZP… Aurident’s Economical Alternative to Gold Alloys.

  • Aurident’s Auritex-ZP is a Noble Palladium-Silver Alloy for metal bonded to porcelain restorations.
  • Auritex-ZP is compatible with high expansion porcelains.
  • Auritex-ZP’s low specific gravity results in a greater number of units per ounce.

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Alloy Auritex-ZP
Color White *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
0 0 60.0 29.0
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
175 / 185 20 95,000 65,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2250 / 1230
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2450-2550 / 1340-1400
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
11.1
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 14.8
Recommended Solders PWS, PSF

TRIUMPH – Aurident is Proud to Present

53.5% Palladium

37.5% SILVER

  • A Palladium-Silver Alloy for metal bonded to porcelain restorations.
  • Compatible with most porcelain systems.
  • Very affordable Noble Alloy.
  • Easy to work with.
Alloy Triumph
Color White *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
0 0.1 53.5 37.5
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
230 / 245 17 112,000 86,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2175 / 1190
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2400-2500 / 1315-1370
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
11.0
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 14.8
Recommended Solders PWS

CLARITY

49.7% Palladium

40% Silver

CLARITY Technique Outline

Alloy Clarity
Color White *Classification
Weight [%] Au [%] Pt [%] Pd [%] Ag [%]
0 0.0 49.7 40.0
Hardness: [Brinell / Vickers] Elongation [%] Ult. Tens. Str. [psi] Yld. Str. [psi]
265 / 280 4 95,000 85,000
Fusion Temperature
[°F / °C]
2125 / 1160
Casting Temperature
[°F / °C]
2425-2475 / 1330-1355
Specific Gravity
[gm / cm³]
10.8
Thermal Expansion Coefficient [x10-6 / °C(20°-600°)] 15.4
Recommended Solders PWS