Full Cast (Non-Precious)

Full-Cast Non-Precious

Full-cast restorations are the traditional standard for long-term durability of posterior crowns. The lab has eliminated price variations due to crown size, giving you price predictability. And we extend that flat rate pricing to you for our full-cast non-precious restorative material.

  • The standard for long-term durability
  • Quick turnaround time for a competitive price







Clinical Results

Full Cast (Non-Precious) Clinical Study 1 Before
Full Cast (Non-Precious) Clinical Study 1 After

Upon diagnosis of cracked tooth syndrome, the tooth was restored with a CAD/CAM full-cast non-precious crown. No adjustments were necessary to this crown, before or after cementation, thanks to the temporary and CAD/CAM technology.

Full Cast (Non-Precious) Clinical Study 2 Before
Full Cast (Non-Precious) Clinical Study 2 After

Many patients and clinicians enjoy the enduring clinical properties of full-cast restorations. While not all patients are keen to have metal-colored restorations, the patient in this case appreciated that the new restoration matched the existing one.

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Average Service Length

30 years

In-Lab Working Times

5 days

Policies & Warranty

NO-FAULT REMAKE POLICY: Glidewell is pleased to process all remakes or adjustments at no additional charge if requested within the warranty period and accompanied by the return of the original appliance.

LIMITED WARRANTY/LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. Glidewell (“the lab”) warrants that all dental devices (a “device”) are made according to your specification and approval in the belief that the device will be useful and MAKES NO OTHER WARRANTIES INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Subject to the return of a device that is placed and then fails, the lab will repair or replace the device without charge for the cost of materials and workmanship or refund the original price paid, at the lab’s option, for up to 7 years for full-cast non-precious materials.


Clinical Tips

Any preparation with at least 0.5 mm of occlusal space is acceptable. The minimum occlusal reduction is 0.5 mm. Chamfer or shoulder margins are preferred, though feather-edge margins are acceptable.

Recommended cements:
  • Panavia™ 21 (Kuraray Noritake) (must be tinplated if precious metal is used)
  • Cemento de ionómero de vidrio (GC FUJI®, GC America)
  • Zinc phosphate
  • Polycarboxylate
  • Resin Ionomer cement (RelyX™, 3M)

Carrera 70h #116-35, Morato
Bogotá, Colombia
Tel: 316-842-2926

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