Ferric Nitrate, 12.5kg

  • Lab, Crystal
  • 97.0% Minimum
  • Fe(NO3)3 - 9H2O
  • 7782-61-8
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  • Ground shipping
    inside USA.
    Adult signature required
    upon delivery.
  • UN1466, Class 5.1, PG III
  • NC-10417
Price: $215.00
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Ferric Nitrate is also called Iron nitrate. Appears as violet crystals and is soluble in water, alcohol, and acetone. It is a strong oxidant and irritant.

Ferric nitrate solutions are used by jewelers and metalsmiths to etch silver, copper, brass, and bronze. It can create intricate patterns and designs on the surface of the metal. It is also used in patination to create a rust-like finish on metal surfaces.

Used in the following patina formulas:

For shipping, Ferric Nitrate is in hazardous materials Class 5: Oxidizer. It only ships to destinations within the 48 contiguous US states using Standard Ground. A HazMat fee applies to this 12.5kg size. Adult signature required upon delivery. Shipping to a commercial address is suggested.


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