- For gingival displacement and hemostasis before bonding and/or restorative placement procedures
- For use to aid in making impressions for fixed prosthetics
#1 – for the anterior teeth preparation.
#0 – for anterior teeth; as upper cord for “two cord” technique.
#00 – during preparation and cementation of veneers; restorative procedures dealing with thin, friable tissues.
#000 – for lower anteriors; when luting near gingival and subgingival veneers; class III, IV V restorations; first cord for “two cord” technique.