• Description for Dow 345 Fluid

    Odorless; VOC exempt; low toxicity; low surface tension; evaporates completely at room temperature.

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    Application Type Carrier Solvent
    1 Part or 2 Part 1 Part
    Material Form Fluid
    Manufacturer Dow
    Chemistry Methylsiloxane, Low toxicity
    Cure Method Solvent
    Viscosity (cPs) 5
  • Technical Data for Dow 345 Fluid

    Overview
    • Application Type
      • Other - Carrier Solvent
    • 1 Part or 2 Part
      • 1 Part or 2 Part - 1 Part
    • Material Form
      • Liquid - Fluid
    • Chemistry
      • Other - Methylsiloxane, Low toxicity
    • Cure Method
      • Solvent
    Specifications
    Cure Specs
    Viscosity (cPs) 5 Test Method
    Other Properties
    Specific Gravity 0.960 Test Method
    Flash Point (°F) 165.2
    Business Information
    Shelf Life Details Dow Corning 244, 344 and 345 Fluids have a shelf life of 30 months from date of manufacture. Keep containers closed and away from heat, sparks and open flames.;Dow Corning 244, 344 and 345 Fluids will freeze in the containers if temperatures drop below 10°C (50°F) for extended periods. While product quality is unaffected, provision must be made for thawing (melting) to allow for emptying containers.
    Shelf Life Type from date of manufacture
    Shelf Life (mon) 30
  • Best Practices for Dow 345 Fluid

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    1. Clean-Up

      Cleaning with Dow Corning 244, 344 and 345 Fluids is a simple process. Parts to be cleaned are immersed in the cleaning agent with vigorous agitation. Soils are lifted from the surface by the action of the VMS fluids. Cleaning is usually performed at room temperature, although the cleaning action may be enhanced by heating. Dow Corning 244, 344 and 345 Fluids are compatible with a wide range of materials and will not harm most substrates, including metals, plastics and elastomeric materials. Their mild cleaning action also makes them suitable for cleaning multi-material components and devices.

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Viscosity Test Methods
Viscosity Temperature
5 cPs 25°C
Specific Gravity Test Methods
Specific Gravity Temperature
0.960 25°C