Aluwax (al´yəwaks),

n a commercially prepared wax wafer containing aluminum that is used to register jaw relationship.
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A leaf gauge was used to deprogramme the mandible and was maneuvered into centric closure and a thin trapezoidal Aluwax sheet was used to record the same without any tooth contact (perforation) and the relation used to transfer the mandibular cast to a semi adjustable articulator (Whip mix #8500, U.
For its ease of manipulation and non-compressibility after setting, Aluwax is a relatively convenient material for registration.
Maxillomandibular relationship record was made with Aluwax at raised VD (Figure 7).