Does the alginate’s color change from violet to pink? Mixing time is over. Does the alginate change from pink to white as the impression it is taken? The alginate has hardened, and the impression tray can be removed from the patient’s mouth. After thirty minutes, the completely cured alginate turns pink again.
• Violet to pink: end of mixing time (30-60 sec.) • Pink to white: end of setting time (60 sec.) • White to pink: fully cured (30 min.)
This dental impression alginate is available in Fast Set, which means that it is cured after one minute. Due to Cavex ColorChange’s elastic properties, this alginate product is highly suitable for orthodontic clinics.
- Indicates three color changes - Detail reproduction of 25 µm - Nine days of dimensional stability - Tear and deformation resistant - Detail view: 25 µm - Maximum compatibility with plaster - Short curing time - Very elastic - Dust-free