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Cargille Immersion Oil Specifications

Standard Oils

Type of Oil: Type A Type B Type 300

Catalog No.: 16482 16484 16252

Refractive Index @ 23° C:  
F Line (4861 Å) 1.5239 1.5236 1.5238
e Line (5461 Å) 1.5180 1.5180 1.5180
D Line (5893 Å) 1.5150 1.5150 1.5150
C Line (6563 Å) 1.5114 1.5115 1.5116

Dispersion:
nF-nC:
0.0125 0.0119 0.0123
Abbe VD:
41.3 43.2 41.8
 
Abbe Ve:
41.0 42.8 41.5

Temperature Coefficient: (15-35°C)
  -0.00033 -0.00031 -0.00033

Stability: (change in nD25°C
after 24 hrs. @ temp.)
60°C:
0 0 0
 
100°C:
0 0 0

Fluorescence (1):
Short Wave:
low low low
(Ultra-Violet)
Long Wave:
low low low

Color: (Gardner) 1 1 1

Viscosity:
cSt ± 10% @ 23°C:
150 1250 300
(centistokes)   low high medium

Density: @ 23° C
g/cc:
0.923 0.923 0.923
 
(US) lb/gal:
7.70 7.70 7.70

Cloud Point:   <-13°C <-13°C <-13°C

Flash Point: (Cleveland Open Cup) 325°F 325°F 325°F

Neutralization No.:
(mg KOH/g)
0.01 max 0.01 max 0.01 max

(1) Relative to Cedarwood Oil

Special Immersion Oils

Type of Oil: Type 37** Type NVH Type OVH

Catalog No.: 16237 16485 16487

Refractive Index @ 23° C:  
F Line (4861 Å) 1.5238 1.5230 1.5230
e Line (5461 Å) 1.5180 1.5178 1.5178
D Line (5893 Å) 1.5150 1.5150 1.5150
C Line (6563 Å) 1.5115 1.5118 1.5118

Dispersion:
nF-nC:
0.0123 0.0113 0.0111
Abbe VD:
42.0 45.7 46.3
 
Abbe Ve:
41.7 45.4 46.0

Temperature Coefficient: (15-35°C)
  -0.00035 -0.00034 -0.00034

Stability: (change in nD25°C
after 24 hrs. @ temp.)
60°C:
0 0 0
 
100°C:
0 0 0

Fluorescence (1):
Short Wave:
low low low
(Ultra-Violet)
Long Wave:
low low low

Color: (Gardner) 1 1 <3

Viscosity:
cSt ± 10% @ 23°C:
1250 21000 46000
(centistokes)   high very high very high

Density: @ 23° C
g/cc:
0.917 0.919 0.918
 
(US) lb/gal:
7.73 7.67 7.66

Cloud Point:   <-13°C <-13°C <-13°C

Flash Point: (Cleveland Open Cup) 325°F 325°F 325°F

Neutralization No.:
(mg KOH/g)
0.01 max 0.01 max 0.04 max

(1) Relative to Cedarwood Oil
** All values standardized at 37°C

Fluorescence Microscopy Immersion Oils

Type of Oil: Type LDF Type FF Type HF

Catalog No.: 16241 16212 16245

Refractive Index @ 23° C:  
F Line (4861 Å) 1.5239 1.4850 1.5234
e Line (5461 Å) 1.5181 1.4811 1.5180
D Line (5893 Å) 1.5150 1.4790 1.5150
C Line (6563 Å) 1.5115 1.4766 1.5117

Dispersion:
nF-nC:
0.0125 0.0084 0.0118
Abbe VD:
41.3 57.0 43.8
 
Abbe Ve:
41.0 56.5 43.6

Temperature Coefficient: (15-35°C)
  -0.00036 -0.00037 -0.00038

Stability: (change in nD25°C
after 24 hrs. @ temp.)
60°C:
-0.0004 0 +0.0001
 
100°C:
-0.0043 0 +0.0006

Fluorescence (1):
Short Wave:
very low none very low
(Ultra-Violet)
Long Wave:
very low none very low

Color: (Gardner) <1 <1 <1

Viscosity:
cSt ± 10% @ 23°C:
500 170 700
(centistokes)   medium low medium

Density: @ 23° C
g/cc:
0.984 0.877 .9306
 
(US) lb/gal:
8.21 7.32 7.77

Cloud Point:   <-14°C <-6°C <2°C

Flash Point: (Cleveland Open Cup) 171°F 420°F >340°F

Neutralization No.:
(mg KOH/g)
<0.01 max 0.01 max 0.03 max

(1) Relative to Cedarwood Oil

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