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Cargille Immersion Oil Specifications

Standard Oils - Special Immersion Oils - Fluorescence Microscopy Immersion Oils

 

Standard Oils

Type of Oil: Type A Type B Type 300

Catalog No.: 19552 19556 19563

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 NVH Type OVH Type 37**

Catalog No.: 19562 19558 19559

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

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

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

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 <3 1

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

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

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 0.04 max 0.01 max

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

 

Fluorescence Microscopy Immersion Oils

Type of Oil: Type LDF Type HF Type FF

Catalog No.: 19564 19565 19566

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

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

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

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

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

Color: (Gardner) <1 <1 <1

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

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

Cloud Point:   <-14°C <2°C <-6°C

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

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

(1) Relative to Cedarwood Oil