View Single Post
Old 11-14-2012, 09:42 AM   #67
Rectum Non Bustibus
Joined: May 2009
Location: Dearborn, MI
Oddometer: 5,598
Originally Posted by Inane Cathode View Post
Cant remember which, either r12 or r134 but when it burns it makes mustard gas.
Actually, it's phosgene. And this is why one has to be careful when using a halide torch leak detector. It applies to ALL types of freon based refrigerants. This is also true of chlorinated solvents such as trichloroethane.
10 Ducati 1098 Streetfighter S - "Sleipnir"
09 Kaw Versys
67 Triumph Bonneville TT Special
"The problem with Socialism is that you eventually run out of other people's money" _____ Margaret Thatcher
ttpete is offline   Reply With Quote