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Table 2 Pull-off forces in Newton (N) for each temporary cement per specimen before and after TC, fail outs were observed for Implantlink and Temp Bond NE with TC

From: Retention of different temporary cements tested on zirconia crowns and titanium abutments in vitro

Implantlink (without TC) Harvard (without TC) Temp Bond NE (without TC) Implantlink (with TC) Harvard (with TC) Temp Bond NE (with TC)
112.47 19.95 53.81 19.3 5.18 10.9
78.18 42.15 50.74 48.9 14.1 9.52
177.26 54.24 24.6 23.9 9.03 16.5
109.52 53.97 89.34 11.1 27.6 30.1
116.35 36.31 67.03 14.1 11.2 40.1
106.89 26.51 82.89 8.56 42 4.47
33.4 59.05 58.12 26 28.5 6.36
119.58 73.04 80.43   7.14 17.8
55.94 44.49 39.42   3.48  
95.25 48.12 65.25   25.6