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GPS™ Internal Now Available The new GPS Internal Replacement Male White (1000-92W) is now available. This replacement cap oﬀers 5.0lbs retention force and is provided in packages of four at a US list price of $22. The GPS Internal joins the GPS Overdenture Attachment System which also includes GPS External replacement male caps. The GPS Internal oﬀers vertical stress breaking with good retention oﬀ parallelism, and as such, is recommended for the lower jaw with two to three implants. Those currently using GPS are encouraged to review the GPS Internal Insertion Instructions as the insertion technique for the GPS Internal may diﬀer slightly from the technique for the GPS External.
GPS with Internal Connection ®
- Retention Initially Retained when Tipped 10° - Vertical Resiliency for Less Stress on Implant 1
Unlike GPS Internal Attachment, Zest's LOCATOR® initially loses 27% 1 of its retention when tipped 10°
73% New Internal Cap Attachment with Added Advantages External Retention
Pink Anodized Titanium Cap with increased retention in denture base
Maintains greater % of initial retention over the first year in function than Zest’s LOCATOR® Attachment (Insertion at 0° for 1200 cycles1)
Black Processing Cap made from high melting point plastic Abutment inserted with standard insertion tools for each system
Straight Abutment with Cap Attachment, Transfer, Spacer & Comfort Cap: $100
Internal cavity of abutment allows for increased vertical resiliency with occlusal loading Titanium & nylon cap rotate together eliminating cavity for plaque and debris present with Zest’s LOCATOR Attachment
Zimmer: $166; Straumann: $195 Nobel Biocare: $149, Zest Anchors Co: $156
LOCATOR® Dual Retention
Only GPS oﬀers 15° & 30° Angled Abutments with LOCATOR®-compatible platforms Rated “Excellent” for “Tolerance of Non-Parallelism” in an Independent Report - Gordon J. Christensen CLINICIANS REPORT, November 2011
Price comparisons based upon US list prices as of February 2012. All trademarks are the property of their respective companies 1 Data on file regarding GPS Internal and Zest Anchor’s LOCATOR attachment with dual retention. LOCATOR® is a registered trademark of Zest Anchors Company. The GoDirect® and GPS® Systems are neither authorized, endorsed, nor sponsored by Zest Anchors Company.
Published on Jun 13, 2012
Published on Jun 13, 2012
The new GPS Internal Replacement Male White (1000-92W) is now available. This replacement cap offers 5.0lbs retention force and is provided...