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Forane® 427A (R427A) - The EASY RETROFIT™

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Product overview

Forane® 427A (R427A) is the ideal R22 retrofit for air conditioning, heat pumps, and refrigeration applications. Benefits include:


- Better efficiency than most R22 retrofits


- Comparable capacity to R-22


- Nearly identical pressures to R-22


- Lower discharge temperatures


- Mineral oil compatible


- No TXV replacement required


- Copeland DiscusTM and Bitzer approved


 


For Forane® 427A retrofit stickers, please call customer service at (800) 245-5858 , press 0 (North America only).  To learn more about the retrofitting process, visit r22retrofits.com.

Geographic availability
    Worldwide
Technical Data
Chemical name : 1,1,1,2-Tetrafluoroethane, Pentafluoroethane, Difluoromethane, 1,1,1-Trifluoroethane
Common name : R-427A
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Properties


  • Average molecular weight (g/mol) : 90.4

  • Normal boiling point (°F) : -45.3

  • Normal boiling point (°C) : -43.2

  • Critical temperature (°F) : 185.6

  • Critical temperature (°C) : 85.3

  • ASHRAE safety group classification : A1

  • Ozone depletion potential (ODP) : 0

  • Global warming potential (GWP) AR5 : 2,024

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