1,1,20Trichloro01,2,20trifluoroethane is also known as Freon, Freon-113, Genetron 113, Halon 113, and R-113. This chemical is primarily used as a refrigerant and propellant, but it is also found in aerosol cans and fire extinguishers. Common types of failures when rubber is exposed to 1,1,20Trichloro01,2,20trifluoroethane include cracking, shrinking, hardening, and discoloration. The chemical can also cause rubber to become brittle, which reduces its flexibility and decreases its durability.
Viton ® o-rings from Marco Rubber offer excellent compatibility with a range of chemicals, oils and resist high temperatures up to 400F. Viton ® is also known as FKM made of fluoroelastomer one of the most versatile and widely used sealing materials.
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