Dow OS-30

Dow OS-30 Datasheet
  • Description for Dow OS-30

    Cleaning agent and carrier; non-allergenic; low toxicity; low surface tension; evaporates completely at room temperature; compatible with most plastics and surface treatments.

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    Application Type Substrate Cleaner, Debonder/remover, Liquid Cleaner
    1 Part or 2 Part 1 Part
    Material Form Liquid
    Substrate Plastics
    Industry Devices, Aerospace, Aerospace guidance system components, Displays, E-Mobility Solutions, Smart Meters, Smart Home Devices
    Manufacturer Dow
    Chemistry Volatile methylsiloxanes
    Cure Method Solvent
    Viscosity (cPs) 1
    Color Colorless, Clear
    Can Be Used In Conjunction With These Materials Solvents or carriers for silicone oils, Solvents or carriers for greases
  • Technical Data for Dow OS-30

    • Application Type
      • Cleaner – For Uncured Materials - Liquid Cleaner
      • Cleaner – For Substrates - Substrate Cleaner
      • Cleaner/Debonder/Remover – For Cured Materials - Debonder/remover
    • 1 Part or 2 Part
      • 1 Part or 2 Part - 1 Part
    • Material Form
      • Liquid
    • Substrate
      • Plastic - Plastics
      • Other - Contaminated surfaces, Delicate coatings, Delicate surfaces
    • Industry
      • E-Mobility Solutions
      • Aerospace
      • Guidance Systems - Aerospace guidance system components
      • Electronics - Devices
      • Displays
      • Smart Meters
      • Smart Home Devices
      • Industrial - Industrial optics and spectacle lenses, Lightly contaminated components
    • Chemistry
    • Application Method
      • Brush - Wiping
      • Spray
    • Cure Method
      • Solvent
    • Color
      • Clear / Transparent - Colorless, Clear
    • Can Be Used In Conjunction With These Materials
      • Oils - Solvents or carriers for silicone oils
      • Greases - Solvents or carriers for greases
    Cure Specs
    Viscosity (cPs) 1 Test Method
    Other Properties
    Specific Gravity 0.850 Test Method
    Flash Point (°F) 134.6 Test Method
    Business Information
    Shelf Life Details When stored at or below 54°C in the original, unopened containers, OS-30 have a shelf life of four years from the date of manufacture.
    Shelf Life Temperature (°F) <129
    Shelf Life Type From the date of manufacture
    Shelf Life (mon) 49
  • Best Practices for Dow OS-30

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    1. Clean-Up

      Cleaning with Dow Corning® OS Fluids is a simple process. Parts may be immersed in the cleaning fluid with vigorous action or the fluid can be applied by spray. Soils are lifted from the surfaces by the action of the fluid. Lightly contaminated components can be cleaned by wiping them with tissues impregnated with Dow Corning OS Fluids. Dow Corning OS Fluids are compatible with a wide range of materials and will not harm most substrates, including most plastics and delicate coatings. Their mild cleaning action also makes them suitable for cleaning multi-material components and devices. However, it is advisable to check the compatibility of Dow Corning OS Fluid with the surfaces to be cleaned. Dow Corning OS Fluids are excellent solvents for nonvolatile silicone materials. Contaminated surfaces that have been cleaned with Dow Corning OS Fluid can subsequently be coated or bonded because the Dow Corning OS Fluid will completely evaporate leaving no trace of silicone.

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Viscosity Test Methods
Viscosity Temperature
1 cPs 25°C
Flash Point Test Methods
Flash Point Test Method
57.0°C Closed cup
Specific Gravity Test Methods
Specific Gravity Temperature
0.850 25°C