Hydrocolor 5

Chromatic high dimensional stability alginate


  • Study models in general
  • Recommended for paediatric impression
  • Removable and partial dentures
  • Antagonists in fixed and removable prosthesis
  • Temporary crowns and bridges


  • Offers a visual guide for mixing, work and mouth times
  • Easy mixing
  • Homogenous mix, smooth, compact surfaces
  • Pleasant and comfortable for the patient
  • Long impression storage (5 days of dimensional stability)
  • Water absorption in 5 seconds
  • Safe disinfection with Zeta 7 Solution and Zeta 7 Spray


  • High dimensional stability alginate
  • Fast setting time
  • Thixotropic
  • Three-phase chromatic alginate:
    • Fuchsia phase: mixing time
    • Violet phase: working time
    • Light Blue phase: time in mouth
  • Flavour: cool berry – fresh sensation


Zhermack recommends using:

  • Hurrimix: automatic mixer for alginates and stones
  • Alghamix II guarantees a uniform, bubble-free mix
  • Algitray: Special neutral pH cleansing agent for alginates

Technical Data

Mixing time< 30''
Total working time (23°C/73°F)1' 10''
Time in mouth1'00''
Setting time (23°C/73°F)2' 10''
Elastic recovery (ISO 1563)97%
Permanent deformation (ISO 1563)12 %
Compressive strength (ISO 1563)1.1 Mpa


C3021201 x 453g bag
C3021251 tub + 2 x 453g bags + 1 measure
C30213021g single dose sachet



C303230Alghamix II - mechanical mixer for alginates, plasters and silicones 230V + mixing cup and spatula for alginates
C303215Alghamix II - mechanical mixer for alginates, plasters and silicones 115V + mixing cup and spatula for alginates
C100730Alghamix II - mechanical mixer for alginates, plasters and silicones 230V + mixing cup and spatula for alginates + UK plug
C305130Hurrimix 230V white cover
C305131Hurrimix 115V white cover



Fluo coloured mixing spatulas for alginates (6 pcs)Set of measures for Hydrogum 5 - Hydrocolor 5(1 measure water + 1 measure powder)Rubber mixing bowl
Long Life Bag, 100 pcs package (airtight bags for impression storage)  


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