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HF adds to acetylene to give vinyl fluoride. A variety of catalysts are used: Hg, Al, Sn, Zn fluorides.1,1-Difluoroethane is a major byproduct, but this can be cracked (HF elimination) to vinyl fluoride.
Industrial Organic Chemistry, 3rd. Ed. K. Weissermel, H.-J. Arpe, VCH (1997)
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|Hydrogen fluoride||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
|Vinyl fluoride||Reactions Using||Reactions Forming|
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