Paraffin & Silicon Oil

Applications

  • Microbatch crystallization

Features

  •  Under oil crystallization 
  •  Protect the sample from oxidation 
  •  Screen different temperatures without condensation 

Description

Oils used for microbatch and modified microbatch crystallization under oil.

Al’s Oil is a 50:50 (volume:volume) mixture of Paraffin Oil and Silicon Oil. Al’s Oil is named after it’s inventor, Allan D’Arcy.

Paraffin oil
Synonym: Mineral oil
CAS Number: [8042-47-5]
EC Number: 232-455-8
RTECS: PY8047000
MDL Number: MFCD00131611
Appearance: Colorless, clear, viscous liquid
Refractive Index n20/D: 1.467 (literature) n20/D 1.468
IR Spectroscopy Grade
Density: 0.838 g/mL at 25°C (literature) 0.85 g/ml at 20°C
Viscosity: 40-42 CST at 25°C

Silicon Oil
Synonyms: Octamethyltrisiloxane
CAS Number: [107-51-7]
Appearance: Colorless, clear viscous liquid
Melting Point: -86°C
Boiling Point: 152°C
Refractive Index: 1.38 at 25°C
Viscosity: 1 CST at 25°C
Specific Gravity: 0.82 at 25°C
Density: 0.82 g/mL at 25°C
Surface Tension: 17.4 mN/m



CAT NO

HR3-411

NAME

Paraffin Oil

DESCRIPTION

100% - 250 ml

PRICE

$48.00

CAT NO

HR3-421

NAME

Paraffin Oil

DESCRIPTION

100% - 1 L

PRICE

$121.00

CAT NO

HR3-415

NAME

Silicon Oil

DESCRIPTION

100% - 250 ml

PRICE

$184.00

CAT NO

HR3-423

NAME

Silicon Oil

DESCRIPTION

100% - 1 L

PRICE

$429.00

CAT NO

HR3-413

NAME

Al′s Oil

DESCRIPTION

(50:50 Paraffin:Silicon) - 250 ml

PRICE

$110.00

CAT NO

HR3-417

NAME

Combo Oil Pack

DESCRIPTION

(Paraffin, Al’s, & Silicon Oil) - 250 ml of each

PRICE

$275.00

Support Material(s)

Certificate Of Analysis

References

1. The advantages of using a modified microbatch method for rapid screening of protein crystallization conditions. Allan DArcy et al. Acta Cryst. (2003). D59, 396-399.

2. Crystallization and preliminary X-ray analysis of a novel type of lipolytic hydrolase from Bacillus licheniformis. H. Ju, R. Pandian, K. Kim, K. K. Kim and T. D. Kim. Acta Cryst. (2014). F70, 473-475 [ doi:10.1107/S2053230X14004142]