In dual cure mode restorative pastes are mixed with accelerators, this permits complete set of the material irrespective of the thickness of the restoration, or the accessibility of light.
Virtually unlimited working time in light-cure mode; convenient working time in self-cure mode.
Well-balanced x-ray opacity permits easy distinguishing from tooth structure, pins and posts.
Moldable, non sticky consistency.
Allows one to control consistency, whenever desirable, by adding either liquid or paste-type catalyst for dual cure.
Contains moderately hard filler for easier carving and shaping.
Does not require refrigeration: long shelf life at ambient temperatures.
The Standard Eagle kit contains two shades: contrasting for easy distinguishing from tooth structure; and the natural for use under semi-transparent ceramics.