Colado NC is a predominantly base nickel-chromium ceramic alloy from IVOCLAR VIVADENT that features simplified casting characteristics and a light oxide. With a CTE value of 14.0 that doesn't require long-term cooling, and a low density of 8.2 gm/cm3, it meets critical, productivity-oriented fabrication requirements. As a Type 5 alloy, Colado NC is ideal for all crown types, short and long-span bridges and implant superstructures and available in 31-g, 250-g and 1000-g packages.