Superior Evaporants Incorporated

Technical Information

Material: Silver




Formula: Ag

Product Form: 2 8 mm shot

Catalog#: 4600



Melting point: 961.93 oC

Density @ 293 K: 10.5 g/cm3

Solubility: acids



Purity: 99.99%


Properties of thin film:



Evaporation temperature~2212oC



Hints on evaporation:


Substrate temperature ~ ambient

Deposition rate ~ 100nm/10 seconds

Evaporate using E‑Beam with graphite liner or W boat.

Package in dry Nitrogen after deposition as film will degrade as soon as it hits O2. If adhesion is a problem, put down a small Cr layer first.




Visible and I.R. mirrors,