SiSiB® PC5603 triethylsilane, cas no. 617-86-7, is a clear, colorless and highly flammable liquid. It is a selective reducing and silylating agent. For more information like its density, please feel free to contact us and get the relevant pdf file.
Color and Appearance
Colorless clear liquid
SiSiB® PC5603 is thermally stable and reacts readily with water or alcohols in presence of acids or base to generate highly flammable hydrogen gas.
SiSiB® PC5603 is the hydride source in many selective reductions among which is the reduction of acetals and ketals to ethers. In combination with an alkoxy silane, triethylsilane can bring about the reductive etherification of ketones or aldehydes.
SiSiB® PC5603 is used with TFA in Ionic hydrogenation as an alternative to catalytic hydrogenation.
SiSiB® PC5603 reacts as silyating agent for derivatization of alcohols, phenols etc.
SiSiB® PC5603 triethylsilane is supplied in net weight 150Kg steel drum.
In the unopened original container SiSiB® PC5603 triethylsilane has a shelf life of one year in a dry and cool place.