Dismiss Notice
Join Physics Forums Today!
The friendliest, high quality science and math community on the planet! Everyone who loves science is here!

Looking For A Refrigerant Fluid

  1. Dec 27, 2009 #1

    LURCH

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor

    Howdy PFers!

    I hardly ever make it into this particular Forum, but I was wondering if any of you know of a refrigerant that evaporates at or around 50° F?

    Any assistance would be appreciated.
     
  2. jcsd
  3. Dec 28, 2009 #2

    Mech_Engineer

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor
    Gold Member

    You'll need to specify a pressure and a little about the system it would be used in, but I'll bet many commercial refrigerants would fit the bill.

    You can browse through the NIST Fluid properties database to look up saturation properties of fluids at various temperatures and pressures.

    http://webbook.nist.gov/chemistry/fluid/
     
  4. Dec 28, 2009 #3

    LURCH

    User Avatar
    Science Advisor

    Thanks Mech, that atble should prove very usefull for future questions, as well.
     
  5. Jan 21, 2010 #4
    It's kind of funny that you ended up around that temp, because me and a friend were pulling a vacuum on DI water using a diaphragm pump. It got a bit under 50F.

    Mike
     
Know someone interested in this topic? Share this thread via Reddit, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook




Similar Discussions: Looking For A Refrigerant Fluid
  1. IR transparent fluids (Replies: 2)

Loading...