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3M™ Novec™ 612 Magnesium Protection Fluid

3M ID  AM000000324     
3M™ Novec™ 612 Magnesium Protection Fluid
3M™ Novec™ 612 fluid is an ideal replacement for sulfur hexafluoride (SF6), widely used as a “cover gas” to prevent molten magnesium from burning during casting processes.
Features and Benefits
  • SF6 Replacement Gas
  • Ultra Low Global Warming Potential
  • Low toxicity
  • More reactive at melt temperatures then SF6, enabling lower use concentrations
  • Minimal equipment/process modifications needed
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    Product Attributes

     Application‎ Magnesium Protection‎
     Application Category‎ Mg Protection‎
     Boiling Point‎ 49 Degree C‎
     Boiling Point Range‎ 0-50 Degree C‎
     Brand‎ Novec‎
     Density‎ 1.6 g/cm^3‎
     Dielectric Strength‎ >35 (0.1" gap, kV)‎
     Dielectric Strength Range‎ 20-35 kV‎
     Fluorocarbon Solubility‎ Very High‎
     GWP (IPCC 2007)‎ 1 (100 yr ITH)‎
     GWP Range‎ Very Low‎
     Hydrocarbon Solubility‎ Low‎
     Max Use Temp Range‎ <300 Degree C‎
     Pour Point‎ - 108 Degree C‎
     Product Series‎ Novec 612‎
     Purity Grade‎ Standard‎
     Replacement For‎ SF6‎

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