R134a

Summary

R134a is a HFC, used in automotive air conditioning and as a replacement for R12 and R22 in medium and high temperature refrigeration applications, such as commercial and domestic refrigeration and chillers.

Applications

  • Commercial Refrigeration
    Commercial Refrigeration
  • Domestic Refrigeration
    Domestic Refrigeration
  • Transport Refrigeration
    Transport Refrigeration

*Mobile Refrigeration, Chillers

Packaging information

  • 12kg
  • 28kg
  • 63kg
  • 416kg
  • 935kg
  • 12kg supplied in a Type 12 cylinder, 28kg is a Type 27 and 63kg in ar Type 61. For more information on our cylinders click here
  • Subject to availability
  • AFK product cylinders are fitted with a Residual Pressure Device (RPD) to ensure used refrigerant or any other substance cannot be reintroduced into a cylinder
  • Store cylinders in a cool, dry, well ventilated area, out of direct sunlight
  • AFK operates a returnable cylinder fleet, empty cylinders are to be returned 
  • For more information please contact AFK on +49 (0) 4185 7001-0 or via the Contact Us form

Product Features & Benefits

  • Substitute for R12, with comparable physical and thermodynamic properties
  • Refrigerant can be charged from either the liquid or vapour phase
  • AFK refrigerant cylinders have dual port valves, making liquid offtake easier
  • Non-flammable with a safety classification of A1
  • Compressors must be charged with polyolester oils, contact the compressor manufacturer for more information
  • Reduction of capacity compared to R12
  • Existing R12 equipment can be retrofitted with R134a
  • High critical temperature which ensures good coefficient of performance

Environmental Impact

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