SpaceFile® Interproximal Reduction Files :: Selecting the Right File

Selecting the Right File
To help you select the best SpaceFile® IPR File for the task,
this chart details the primary use(s) for each file.



Single packs include grip and 8 files.
Assorted packs include grip, 8 files (1 of each) and 1 contact saw.


Double-Sided

Thickness
Left
Single-Sided

Thickness
Right
Single-Sided

Thickness

Assorted Pack
Includes (1) of each thickness
plus Serrated Contact Point Saw.
#40034
0.085mm
#40034-LS
0.070mm
#40034-RS
0.070mm

Polishing
A final step in tooth surface restoration.
Polishing - Gray
#40035-G
0.085mm
#40035-LS-G
0.070mm
#40035-RS-G
0.070mm

Finishing
For finishing prior to final polish.
Finishing - Purple
#40035-P
0.110mm
#40035-LS-P
0.100mm
#40035-RS-P
0.100mm

XX Fine
Pre-polish and finish reduced areas. Also use as initial strip for excessive crowding.
XX Fine - White
#40035-W
0.140mm
#40035-LS-W
0.123mm
#40035-RS-W
0.123mm

X Fine
Pre-polish stripped areas. Also use as initial strip for crowded cases.
X Fine - Yellow
#40035-Y
0.160mm
#40035-LS-Y
0.138mm
#40035-RS-Y
0.138mm

Fine
Use to initiate reduction in crowded cases. Also use to contour after reduction.
Fine - Red
#40035-R
0.270mm
#40035-LS-R
0.180mm
#40035-RS-R
0.180mm

Medium
Use for reduction with some crowding or when some space exists. Smaller grain can achieve results before using Coarse strip.
Medium - Blue
#40035-BL
0.330mm
#40035-LS-BL
0.210mm
#40035-RS-BL
0.210mm

Coarse
Primary working strip for IPR. Also use to trim and contour.
Coarse - Green
#40035-GR
0.370mm
#40035-LS-GR
0.235mm
#40035-RS-GR
0.235mm

X Coarse
Use for maximum reduction at start of IPR.
X Coarse - Black
#40035-BLK
0.490mm
#40035-LS-BLK
0.290mm
#40035-RS-BLK
0.290mm

Serrated Contact Point Saw
Use to break contact points on enamel, composite, amalgam, porcelain or gold.
Gold
#40035-CS

Removable Grip
When used with strip, provides better hand-held control, resulting in a more precise reduction.
Grip
Included in each pack.

Colors are for illustration purposes only. Actual color of product may vary. Invented by Dr. Carlos Navarro. Design protected by: US Patent 0057540A1; EU Patent 4341095. MediMark® Europe BP 2332, F-38033 Grenoble Cedex 2, France. Rx Only. Made in Switzerland.