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Boiling Point: 72-3° / 22
Molecular Weight: 194.86
Alternative Name: 2,2,4,4-TETRAMETHYL-3-CHLORO-2,4-DISILAPENTANE
Specific Gravity: 0.892
Flashpoint: 48°C (118°F)
HMIS Key: 2-2-0-X
Hydrolytic Sensitivity: 4: no reaction with water under neutral conditions
Refractive Index: 1.4490
Application: Review of synthetic utility.1
Grignard reagent can be used to prepare sterically hindered aryl systems.2
Reference: 1. Handbook of Reagents for Organic Synthesis, Reagents for Silicon-Mediated Organic Synthesis, Fuchs, P. L. Ed., John Wiley and Sons, Ltd., 2011, p. 461-463.
2. Fukukawa, K.-A. et al. Macromolecules,2005, 38, 263.