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VPS Impression Material

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Express™ 2 VPS Impression Materials

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The Express™ 2 VPS range offers impression materials designed for the 1-step and the 2-step impression technique. These products come in a variety of viscosities - ranging from putty to ultra-light body. All Express 2 Tray Materials can be mixed automatically in the Pentamix™ Automatic Mixing Unit - even those who prefer a putty consistency can benefit from the advantages the Pentamix System offers.

Product information

Features & Benefits

  • A comprehensive portfolio offering many options - dentists can select their preferred viscosity and technique.
  • Available for all deliveries: Hand mix, Garant™ Dispenser, Penta™ Cartridges
  • Experience true putty consistency – plus the convenience of automatic mixing.
 

Indications

  • Crown impressions
  • Bridge impressions
  • Inlay impressions
  • Onlay impressions

Technical information

Designed for both the 1-step and 2-step impression techniques, Express 2 has a great variety of viscosities, contrasting colours and different working/setting times.

According to technique - Auto-mix Materials

Impression technique Tray Material Recommended Wash Materials Wash Material
Express™ 2 Penta Putty Soft – first hydrophilic auto-mix putty
1-step technique Express™ 2 Light Body Flow – offer great flow
Express™ 2 Regular Body – stays very well at tooth
Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty – putty consistency
2-step technique Express™ 2 Ultra-Light Body Quick – generates very thin layers
Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Quick – offers great flow
Express™ 2 Penta™ H – hydrophilic heavy body
1-step technique Express™ 2 Light Body Flow – offers great flow
Express™ 2 Light Body Standard – stays very well at tooth
Express™ 2 Penta™ H Universal Quick – fast setting heavy body with excellent carving properties
2-step technique Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Quick – offers great flow
1-step technique Express™ 2 Light Body Standard Quick – stays very well at tooth
Express™ 2 Penta™ H Quick – fast setting hydrophilic heavy body
1-step technique Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Quick – offers great flow
Express™ 2 Light Body Standard Quick – stays very well at tooth

Impression technique Color Tray Material VPS Impression Materials Tray & Wash Material Combinations per Technique Dispensing System
Express™ 2 Putty Soft. Lower hardness for easy removal from mouth. 2 choices:
2-Step Technique Yellow Express™ 2 Light Body Flow
Express™ 2 Light Body Standard
2 choices
1-Step Technique Yellow color tray material Express™ 2 Light Body Standard
Express™ 2 Regular Body
Express™ 2 Putty Quick. Higher hardness with excellent carving properties. 2 choices:
2-Step Technique Green color tray material Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Quick
Express™ 2 Light Body Standard Quick
2 choices
1-Step Technique Green color tray material Express™ 2 Light Body Standard Quick
Express™ 2 Regular Body Quick

Ordering information

  Item No. Product Information
    Trial & Intro Kits
36865 Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Soft Trial Kit
1 base paste – 300 ml, 1 catalyst - 60 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Regular Body Cartridge – 50 ml, 1 information for use
  36818 Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Trial Kit
1 base paste – 300 ml, 1 catalyst - 60 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Quick Cartridge – 50 ml, 1 information for use
  P36861 For Pentamix™ 3 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Soft Intro Kit
1 base paste – 300 ml, 1 catalyst – 60 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Soft Cartridge, 10 Penta™ Mixing Tips red, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Cartridge – 50 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Regular Body Cartridge – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 10 Garant™ Intra-Oral Tips yellow, 1 VPS tray adhesive, 1 technique card, 1 information for use
  36875 For Pentamix™ 2 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Soft Intro Kit
1 base paste – 300 ml, 1 catalyst – 60 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Soft Cartridge, 10 Penta™ Mixing Tips red, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Cartridge – 50 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Regular Body Cartridge – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 10 Garant™ Intra-Oral Tips yellow, 1 VPS tray adhesive, 1 technique card, 1 information for use
  P36815 For Pentamix™ 3 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Intro Kit
1 base paste – 300 ml, 1 catalyst – 60 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Cartridge, 10 Penta™ Mixing Tips red, 1 Express™ 2 Ultra-Light Body Quick Cartridge – 50 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Quick Cartridge – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 10 Garant™ Intra-Oral Tips yellow, 1 VPS tray adhesive, 1 technique card, 1 information for use
  36815 For Pentamix™ 2 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Intro Kit
1 base paste – 300 ml, 1 catalyst – 60 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Cartridge, 10 Penta™ Mixing Tips red, 1 Express™ 2 Ultra-Light Body Quick Cartridge – 50 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Quick Cartridge – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 10 Garant™ Intra-Oral Tips yellow, 1 VPS tray adhesive, 1 technique card, 1 information for use
  P36807 For Pentamix™ 3 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ H Intro Kit
1 base paste – 300 ml, 1 catalyst – 60 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Penta™ H Cartridge, 10 Penta™ Mixing Tips red, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Cartridge – 50 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Standard Cartridge – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 10 Garant™ Intra-oral Tips yellow, 1 VPS tray adhesive, 1 technique card, 1 information for use
  36807 For Pentamix™ 2 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ H Intro Kit
1 base paste – 300 ml, 1 catalyst – 60 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Penta™ H Cartridge, 10 Penta™ Mixing Tips red, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Cartridge – 50 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Standard Cartridge – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 10 Garant™ Intra-oral Tips yellow, 1 VPS tray adhesive, 1 technique card, 1 information for use
  P36809 For Pentamix™ 3 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ H Quick Intro Kit
1 base paste – 300 ml, 1 catalyst – 60 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Penta™ H Quick Cartridge, 10 Penta™ Mixing Tips red, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Quick Cartridge – 50 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Standard Quick Cartridge – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 10 Garant™ Intra-oral Tips yellow, 1 VPS tray adhesive, 1 technique card, 1 information for use
  36809 For Pentamix™ 2 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ H Quick Intro Kit
1 base paste – 300 ml, 1 catalyst – 60 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Penta™ H Quick Cartridge, 10 Penta™ Mixing Tips red, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Quick Cartridge – 50 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Standard Quick Cartridge – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 10 Garant™ Intra-oral Tips yellow, 1 VPS tray adhesive, 1 technique card, 1 information for use
  P36837 For Pentamix™ 3 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ H Universal Quick Intro Kit
1 base paste – 300 ml, 1 catalyst – 60 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Penta™ H Universal Quick Cartridge, 10 Penta™ Mixing Tips red, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Quick Cartridge – 50 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Standard Quick Cartridge – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 10 Garant™ Intra-oral Tips yellow, 1 VPS tray adhesive, 1 technique card, 1 information for use
  36837 For Pentamix™ 2 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ H Universal Quick Intro Kit
1 base paste – 300 ml, 1 catalyst – 60 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Penta™ H Universal Quick Cartridge, 10 Penta™ Mixing Tips red, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Quick Cartridge – 50 ml, 1 Express™ 2 Light Body Standard Quick Cartridge – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 10 Garant™ Intra-oral Tips yellow, 1 VPS tray adhesive, 1 technique card, 1 information for use
    Refills – tray & wash materials
  36862 Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Soft Refill
2 base pastes – 300 ml, 2 catalysts – 60 ml, 1 information for use
  36816 Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Refill
2 base pastes – 300 ml, 2 catalysts – 60 ml, 1 information for use
  36808 Express™ 2 Penta™ H Refill
2 base pastes – 300 ml, 2 catalysts – 60 ml, 1 information for use
  36810 Express™ 2 Penta™ H Quick Refill
2 base pastes – 300 ml, 2 catalysts – 60 ml, 1 information for use
  36838 Express™ 2 Penta™ H Universal Quick Refill
2 base pastes – 300 ml, 2 catalysts – 60 ml, 1 information for use
  36811 Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Refill
4 Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Cartridges – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 1 information for use
  36812 Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Quick Refill
4 Express™ 2 Light Body Flow Quick Cartridges – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 1 information for use
  36813 Express™ 2 Light Body Standard Refill
4 Express™ 2 Light Body Standard Cartridges – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 1 information for use
  36814 Express™ 2 Light Body Standard Quick Refill
4 Express™ 2 Light Body Standard Quick Cartridges – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 1 information for use
  36817 Express™ 2 Ultra-Light Body Quick Refill
4 Express™ 2 Ultra-Light Body Quick Cartridges – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 1 information for use
  36957 Express™ 2 Regular Body Refill
4 Express™ 2 Regular Body Cartridges – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 1 information for use
  36958 Express™ 2 Regular Body Quick Refill
4 Express™ 2 Regular Body Quick Cartridges – 50 ml, 10 Garant™ Mixing Tips yellow, 1 information for use
    Cartridges
  P3815 For Pentamix™ 3 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Soft Cartridge
  77815 For Pentamix™ 2 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Soft Cartridge
  P3813 For Pentamix™ 3 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Cartridge
  77813 For Pentamix™ 2 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Cartridge
  P3811 For Pentamix™ 3 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ H Cartridge
  77811 For Pentamix™ 2 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ H Cartridge
  P3812 For Pentamix™ 3 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ H Quick Cartridge
  77812 For Pentamix™ 2 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ H Quick Cartridge
  P3814 For Pentamix™ 3 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ H Universal Quick Cartridge
  77814 For Pentamix™ 2 Mixing Unit: Express™ 2 Penta™ H Universal Quick Cartridge
    Express™ 2 Intra-oral Syringe
Express™ 2 Intra-oral Syringe Combi Trial Pack 71476 Express™ 2 Intra-oral Syringe Combi Trial Pack
5 Intra-oral Syringes; 1 Express™ 2 Ultra-Light Body Quick Cartridge – 50 ml
  71471 Express™ 2 Intra-oral Syringe Refill Pack
20 Intra-oral Syringes
  71474 Express™ 2 Intra-oral Syringe Value Pack (Available from January 2012)
50 Intra-oral Syringes

Clinical application

Anterior all-ceramic Lava™ Zirconia Bridge using the 1-step technique

Anterior all-ceramic Lava™ Zirconia Bridge using Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Soft in combination with Express™ 2 Regular Body VPS Impression Material in the 1-step technique

by Dr. Gunnar Reich, Munich, Germany

Figure 1

Figure 1: Initial situation: aesthetically insufficient 3-unit PFM bridge in anterior region (teeth 11 – 13).

Figure 2

Figure 2: Front teeth prepared to receive a 3-unit full-ceramic Lava zirconia bridge.

Figure 3

Figure 3: Prepared teeth with retraction cords in situ

 
Figure 4

Figure 4: Express™ 2 Regular Body VPS Impression Material syringed around prepared teeth.

Figure 5

Figure 5: Simultaneous filling of the impression tray with Express 2 Penta Putty Soft VPS material from the Pentamix 3 Mixing Unit.

Figure 6

Figure 6: Shaping of Express 2 Penta putty soft material in the tray using latex-free gloves.

 
Figure 7

Figure 7: Detail of prepared teeth in 1-step impression with Express 2 Regular Body and Express 2 Penta putty soft VPS material.

Figure 8

Figure 8: Final situation: 3-unit all-ceramic Lava zirconia bridge seated in the patient’s mouth.

by Dr. Gunnar Reich, Munich, Germany

 

Posterior Lava™ Zirconia Crown using the 1-step technique

Posterior Lava™ Zirconia Crown using Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty Soft in combination with Express™ 2 Light Body Flow VPS Impression Material in the 1-step technique

by Dr. Andreas Syrek, Munich, Germany

Figures 1 and 2

Figures 1 and 2: Initial situation: infraocclusion in combination with insufficient temporary glass ionomer restoration of endodontically treated lower first molar.

Figure 2

Figure 2:

Figure 3

Figure 3: Tooth prepared to receive an all-ceramic Lava zirconia crown.

 
Figure 4

Figure 4: Express 2 Light Body Flow material syringed around prepared tooth. Nice flow of wash material to tooth and soft tissue.

Figure 5

Figure 5: Simultaneous filling of the impression tray with Express 2 Penta putty soft material from the Pentamix 3 mixing unit.

Figure 6

Figure 6: 1-step impression with Express 2 Light Body Flow and Express 2 Penta putty soft VPS material.

 
Figure 7

Figure 7: Detail of prepared lower first molar in 1-step impression with Express 2 Light Body Flow and Express 2 Penta™ Putty Soft VPS Material

Figure 8

Figure 8: Final situation: temporary restoration using Protemp™ 4 Temporisation Material.

by Dr. Andreas Syrek, Munich, Germany

 

Posterior all-ceramic Lava™ Bridge using the impression 2-step technique

Posterior all-ceramic Lava™ Bridge using Express™ 2 Penta™ Putty in combination with Express™ 2 Ultra-Light Body Quick VPS Impression Material in the 2-step technique

by Dr. Gunnar Reich, Munich, Germany

Figure 1

Figure 1: Initial situation: PFM bridge with insufficient marginally sealing and underlying caries.

Figure 2

Figure 2: Prepared teeth.

Figure 3

Figure 3: Prepared teeth with retraction cords in situ (double-cord technique).

 
Figure 4

Figure 4: Filling of the impression tray with Express 2 Penta putty VPS material from the Pentamix 3 mixing unit.

Figure 5

Figure 5: Carved primary impression.

Figure 6

Figure 6: 2-step impression with Express 2 Ultra-Light Body Quick and Express 2 Penta putty material.

 
Figure 7

Figure 7: Impression detail with Express 2 Ultra-Light Body Quick and Express 2 Penta putty material. Express 2 Ultra-Light Body Quick material penetrates deep into the sulcus and flows in very thin layers.

Figure 8

Figure 8: Final situation: all-ceramic Lava bridge shortly after placement. Gingiva is recovering.

by Dr. Gunnar Reich, Munich, Germany

 

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