BF 7864 Sorbead R
High performance adsorbent, also known as KC-Trockenperlen® N
BASF SorbeadTM R is a high performance adsorbent for dehydration of air, technical gases and liquids.
The patented BASF Sorbead line of highly efficient adsorbents are alumino-silicate gels in the form of hard, spherical beads, with a very high resistance to crushing and a low attrition rate. Sorbead adsorbents have a longer life than most other adsorbents and can reduce operating costs in most applications.
Sorbead R is an adsorbent with a wide range of applications. Its high level of economy (above-average drying capacity at low required desorption energy) and reliability (low level of product loss, high mechanical strength) is derived from a combination of unique properties.
Sorbead R is mainly used for the continuous drying of compressed air, technical gases (e.g. N2, O2, CO2) and liquefied gases. It is protected from eventual liquid condensate by app. 20% of Sorbead WS.
|Surface area (BET)
|Equilibrium capacity for water vapor at 25˚ C
||10 % R.H.
80 % R.H.
|Packed bulk density
||0.05 wt. %
|Liquid water resistant
The typical properties are representative values that do not imply any guarantee or warranty by BASF Catalysts Germany GmbH.
Typical distribution of grain size
- 2.0 – 5.0 mm
- Other Sizes on Request
- Big bag 1,875 lbs.
- Poly bag 55 lbs.
- Steel drums 55 lbs., 110 lbs., 330lbs.
- Tins 8 x 6.6 lbs., 20 x 2.2 lbs.
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