Synthesis of Silver Azide

Dissolve 6.3 g of silver nitrate in 50 mL of water and 10.5 g of sodium azide in 50 mL of water then combine the solutions. Filter by washing with 100ml of water, store underwater in the dark.

NaN3 + AgNO3 = AgN3 + NaNO3


Lead Azide precipitate

After combining the solutions, the silver azide precipitated immediately

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