The following is a list of common applications and typical purities based on over 50,000 generators deployed worldwide.

  

Electronic Assembly

Application Purity(N2)

Lead free solder processes (99.999 a 99.99% N2)

Wave soldering(99.999 a 99.99% N2)

Reflow soldering (99.999 a 99.99% N2)

Selective solder (99.999 a 99.99% N2)

Dry box storage(95%-99%)

De-ionized water storage (98-99%)

Burn-in ovens (97-99.99%)

Parts cleaning (95-98%)

Adhesive blanketing (99.5%)

 

Food & Beverage

On average, this application uses a nitrogen purity of 98-99.5%.

Snack food packaging

Salad and fruit packaging

Coffee Packaging

Edible oil blanketing

Flavoring blanketing

Dairy packaging

Wine blanketing, transfer and botting

Modified atmosphere packaging

Metal Industry

Application

Purity (N2)

Use

Aluminum degassing

97-99%

Remove H2

Aluminum extrusion

99-99.5%

Prevent carburization

Laser cutting

9999.999%

Blow off dross and minimize oxidation at the cut

Heat treating

95-99%

Inert atmosphere

Additive manufacturing

97-98%

Inert atmosphere

Can welding

99%

Inert atmosphere

 

Oil, Gas and Petrochemicals

Application

Purity (N2)

Fire/explosion prevention

95-99%

Inert blanketing

95-99%

Paint blanketing

98%

Inert transfer in enhanced oil recovery

98%

Pressurizing Riser Tensioners

98%

Gas Seals

95-97%

 

Pharmaceutical Industry

Application

Purity (N2)

Chemical product transter

97-99%

Chemical blanketing

95%

Product packaging

99.5%

DI water blanketing

97-99.99%

 

Plastics

Application

Purity

Use

Injection molding

98-99%

Prevent carburization of the screw

Injection molding

95%

Purging the pellet hoppers

Gas assist injection molding

99.5%

Pack out parts and eliminate shrinkage

Blown film extrusion

98-99.5%<

Purging, spray dry products

 

Power Generation

Application

Purging mechanical gas seals

Purity (N2)

95-98%

 

Boiler layup

99.6%

 

Purging natural gas lines

95-98%

 

Demineralized water blanketing

95-98%

 
 

Others

Application

Mine inerting

Purity (N2)

95-99%

 

Automotive paint blanketing/spray

95-98%

 

Gold refining

99.99%

 

Museum/artifact preservation

95%

 

 

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Industrial applications

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