Products => Perfluoropentane

Perfluoropentane (Dodecafluoropentane) C5F12 

FluoroMed Trade Name: APF-30M (Dodecafluoropentanes, 99.0%)

An isomeric mixture consisting of dodecafluoro-n-pentane,
77.0 to 87.0%, and dodecafluoro-iso-pentane, 12.0 to 22.0%

APF-30M is available in quantities of 1 to 30Kg and is considered suitable for use in finished pharmaceuticals and medical devices.

US, Canadian, and European DMFs on file.

FluoroMed Trade Name: APF-29M (n-Dodecafluoropentane, 99.0%)

APF-29M is currently available as a research grade only, not suitable for use in humans except under an approved protocol.

Typical Physical Characteristics

Boiling Point:

28-30 C

Pour Point:

-115 C

Specific Heat, 25 C:

0.26cal/gC

Liquid Density, 25 C:

1.63 g/ml

Liquid Density, 35 C:

1.59 g/ml

Vapor Density, 1 atm:

10 (air = 1)

Vapor Pressure, 25 C:

630 torr

Thermal Conductivity, 25 C:

0.5 w/cm C x 103

Average Molecular Weight:

288 g/g-mole

Heat of Vaporization:

21 cal/g

Kinematic Viscosity, 25 C:

0.4 cSt

Surface Tension, 25 C:

9.5 dynes/cm

Coefficient of Expansion:

1.6 ml/ml C x 103

Refractive Index, 25 C:

1.33*

Oxygen Solubility, 25 C:

80 ml O2/100 ml

Dielectric Strength, 25 C:

>33 kV (2.5 mm gap)*

Resistivity:

1015  Wcm*

                                                                                          *Estimated Value