Ancorex® surface treated anchorage post system has been designed to represent the ultimate titanium post.
Can be used as a cemented post or as a screwed in post.
How To use Ancorex
Always the right size for every possible case.
Posts come in thickness sizes 1-6. Reamers assorted 1-7. If post is to be screwed in, use reamer of same number as post. If post is to be cemented, use reamer one number larger than post.
5 each size
Assorted box with 5 posts each size: 100 posts, 1 hollow key, 1 cross key
Refill with 10 posts
All posts the same size Nr 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
S/short M/medium L/long
XL/extra long only Nr 4 & 6
Reamers assortment (triangular)
S 1-7 short, assortment of 7 pcs
L 1-7 long, assortment of 7 pcs
Reamers refill (triangular)
3 pcs all the same size
Pure titanium 99.6% (specification: 99.6% Ti, 0.03% N2, 0.10% C, 0.013% H2, 0.05% Fe, 0.20% O2). Titanium has no chemical reaction, no corrosion and is light in weight, yet very strong. Titanium is absolutely tissue compatible and is the metal mostly recommended for human implants.
Cylindrical-conical. 2/3 of length absolutely cylindrical for best retention, 1/3 of length 3Â° conical to avoid stress in the apex area of the root.
Thread designed to give mechanical retention in the dentine when screwed in or to give retention in the cement if post is cemented.
Slot around head to provide mechanical retention to build-up material composite or amalgam. Head also has cross cut to make use of handy cross key.
Slot along threaded part to allow escape of excess cement which might otherwise cause pressure in the apex.