Casting shrinkage in an Ni-Cr FPD

Stevens L. (1987) Casting shrinkage in an Ni-Cr FPD. Dental Materials, 3 5: 241-245. doi:10.1016/S0109-5641(87)80080-5


Author Stevens L.
Title Casting shrinkage in an Ni-Cr FPD
Journal name Dental Materials   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0109-5641
Publication date 1987-01-01
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1016/S0109-5641(87)80080-5
Volume 3
Issue 5
Start page 241
End page 245
Total pages 5
Subject 2211 Mechanics of Materials
2500 Materials Science
3500 Dentistry
Abstract The effect of casting shrinkage on the accuracy of Ni-Cr FPDs cast in one piece was studied. Different amounts of casting shrinkage occurred in different parts of the castings; less in the relatively thick pontic than in the thin retainers. Differences in solidification rate might have produced the effect. The effect could adversely affect the accuracy of such FPDs.
Keyword dental casting shrinkage
denture
partial fixed
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status Unknown

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Sub-type: Article (original research)
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