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Fluorinert™ FC-72

A clear, colorless, fully-fluorinated liquid that is thermally and chemically stable, compatible with sensitive materials, nonflammable, practically nontoxic and leaves essentially no residue upon evaporation.

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Product Overview

Ideal for many electronics applications, including quality and reliability testing. Like other Fluorinert™ electronic liquids, FC-72 is thermally and chemically stable, compatible with sensitive materials, nonflammable, practically nontoxic and leaves essentially no residue upon evaporation. Fluorinert™ liquid FC-72 conforms to Military Specification 883 as a detector fluid in a vacuum/pressure vessel used in gross leak testing.

Product Specifications

Appearance: Clear, colorless 
Average Molecular Weight: 338
Boiling Point (1 atm): 56°C
Pour Point: -90°C
Estimated Critical Temperature: 449 K
Estimated Critical Pressure: 1.83 x 106 pascals
Vapor Pressure: 30.9 x 103 pascals
Latent Heat of Vaporization (at normal boiling point): 88 J/g
Liquid Density: 1680 kg/m3
Kinematic Viscosity: 0.38 centistokes
Absolute Viscosity: 0.64 centipoise
Liquid Specific Heat: 1100 J kg-1 C-1
Liquid Thermal Conductivity: 0.057 W m-1 °C-1
Coefficient of Expansion: 0.00156 °C-1
Surface Tension: 10 dynes/cm
Refractive Index: 1.251
Water Solubility: 10 ppmw
Solubility in Water: <5ppmw
Ozone Depletion Potential: 0
Primary Chemistry: PERFLUORO COMPOUNDS

Features & Benefits

Thermal stability
Chemical stability
Wide liquid range
Non-conductive
Narrow boiling range
Compatibility

Applications

Detector fluid in a vacuum/pressure vessel used in gross leak testing
Quality and reliability testing in electronics
Heat transfer applications, in testing, power electronics and other electronic applications








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