ZAAG

Zest Anchor Advanced Generation (ZAAG)

New ZAAG

  • Male freely rotates & moves within the housing, or denture cap. Male is replaced in seconds
  • Metal denture cap is in denture base resin
  • Wide band for increased retention area and decreased wear
  • Strong–wide shank prevents bending and breakage
  • Titanium coating for hardness and smooth internal surface
  • New contour adapts better to root
New ZAAG Attachment

Old ZEST

  • To replace the male, must cut out and chairside pick-up in self cure acrylic.
  • Thin, tapered shank bends and breaks.
  • Movement is mortar and pestle of male and female, causing wear and frequent replacement.
  • Spherical shape has retention only at the height of contour–wears fast
  • Rough internal surface
New ZAAG Attachment

INDICATIONS

Overdentures and Partial Dentures: use when non-vital roots or implants are utilized as retaining abutments. The female maybe directly placed into a root, or a coping may be cast against the female. Implant abutment females are also available.

CONTRAINDICATIONS

Not appropriate where a totally rigid connection is required.

FEATURES

  • Subgingival connection results in low application of forces near the root center of support–Abutment preservation.
  • Increased surface areas on both the nylon male and metal female allow for longer attachment life–Reduced servicing.
  • Instant removal and replacement of males–Eliminates oral chairside male pickup.
  • Universal joint stress relief with vertical resiliency–Abutment preservation.
ZAAG Kit Component Listing

Implant

New ZAAG Attachment

Root

ZAAG Kit Component Listing

RPD/Retrofit

ZAAG Components

ZAAG Component Measurements

Standard and Short and Tough Denture caps

ZAAG Component Measurements

Standard Female

ZAAG Component Measurements

Mini Female

ZAAG Short & Tough Denture Cap Males

#4331 Standard S&T (2) (2.10mm Ø)

#4332 Standard S&T Oversize (1) (2.12mm Ø)