Correct Plus Bite SuperFast Impression Material
With a fast working and set time, Correct Plus Bite SuperFast is easy to use, accurate, and rigid.
With choices in various setting times and viscosities, Pentron Clinical offers the Correct Plus impression material line, ideal for fabricating crowns, bridges, inlays, onlays, veneers, and more. As part of this extensive line of hydrophilic impression materials, Correct Plus Bite SuperFast impression material is designed to deliver accurate bite registrations.
Twelve Dental Product Shopper evaluators, with 10 to 39 years of experience, participated in this evaluation of Correct Plus Bite SuperFast. The dentists rated and commented on several product features, including ease of use, working time, setting time, rigidity, tear strength, and overall satisfaction.
Ease of Use
Pentron states that Correct Plus Bite SuperFast impression material is designed to consistently provide highly accurate and detailed impressions.
When asked to rate the ease of use of Correct Plus Bite SuperFast, 10 evaluators rated it as excellent, 1 evaluator rated it as very good, and 1 evaluator rated it as good. An evaluator with 35 years of experience said, ?[It has a] quick process, and is easy to use.? A second evaluator from Wichita, KS, added, ?We really liked the ease of use and there was no offensive odor or taste for the patient.? Both evaluators rated their overall satisfaction with the product as excellent.
Working Time/Setting Time
According to Pentron, because Correct Plus Bite SuperFast requires a short amount of total time (working and setting time), it can provide clinicians reduced hand fatigue.
When asked to rate Correct Plus Bite SuperFast?s working time, 7 evaluators rated it as excellent, 4 evaluators rated it as very good, and 1 evaluator rated it as fair. An evaluator with 34 years of experience said, ?[The product has] good working time and color contrast.? A second evaluator added, ?Patients really liked the speed. They had no complaints about the product.?
Evaluators also rated Correct Plus Bite SuperFast?s setting time. Nine evaluators rated this feature as excellent and 3 evaluators rated it as very good. Additionally, 5 evaluators named setting time their favorite product feature. One evaluator from Naples, FL, said, ?I feel this material set time is a great attribute.? Another New York-based evaluator said his favorite product feature was its ?very fast set.?
The manufacturer describes Correct Plus Bite SuperFast as having a mousselike viscosity and a high end hardness. When set, the material?s rigidity facilitates trimming.
Six evaluators rated Correct Plus Bite SuperFast?s rigidity as excellent, 4 evaluators rated it as very good, and 2 evaluators rated it as good. A Michigan-based evaluator with 18 years of experience in dentistry said, ?I like the definition that it gives when you are taking your bite registration. It performs like a monophase impression material.?
When asked how Correct Plus Bite SuperFast could be improved, one evaluator said, ?Perhaps a bit more rigid although I would have to say this is a very good product.? He went on to rate the product as excellent and said he would definitely purchase it in the future. A dentist with 20 years of experience in dentistry said what he liked best about the product was that ?it set with rigidity without tearing.?
Evaluators also rated Correct Plus Bite SuperFast?s tear strength; 8 evaluators rated this feature as excellent, 2 rated it as very good, and 1 rated it as good.
Ten of the 12 evaluators said they definitely or probably would recommend Correct Plus Bite SuperFast to colleagues or contacts within the dental profession. Seven evaluators said they would definitely or probably purchase it in the future, 4 evaluators were not sure if they would, and 1 evaluator said he would not purchase it.
At the end of the evaluation, 8 evaluators rated overall satisfaction as excellent, 3 rated it as very good, and 1 rated it as good. A New York-based dentist with 39 years of experience summarized his experience with Correct Plus Bite SuperFast by saying, ?This product is a winner!?