Performance Benefits

  • The chemical composition of Therminol RD has been carefully selected to minimize the formation of low boilers and eliminate the risk of insoluble high boiler formation and fouling, provided the system is designed and operated within specified guidelines.

Typical Properties

AppearanceClear liquid
CompositionSynthetic hydrocarbon mixture
Maximum bulk temperature270°C (520°F)
Maximum film temperature300°C (570°F)
Normal boiling point283°C (541°F)
Pumpability, at 300 mm2/s (cSt)-25°C (-12°F)
Pumpability, at 2000 mm2/s (cSt)-36°C (-33°F)
Flash point, COC (ASTM D-92)120°C (248°F)
Autoignition temperature (DIN 51794)395°C (743°F)
Pour point (ISO 3016)-55°C (-67°F)
Kinematic viscosity at 100°C (ASTM D-445)1.72 mm2/s (cSt)
Kinematic viscosity at 40°C (ASTM D-445)5.91 mm2/s (cSt)
Average molecular weight240
Moisture content, maximum (ASTM E-203)250 ppm
Dielectric constant @ 23°C (ASTM D-924)2.28
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