Synthesis of Silver Nitrotetrazolate

A solution of silver nitrate is slowly added to a solution of sodium nitrotetrazolate, after which the solution is acidified with conc. nitric acid, filtered and washed with water. The product should be stored wet.

CHN5NaO+ AgNO3 = CHN5AgO+ NaNO3

Source

Addition of the nitrate

The mixture after acidification

Filtration of the compound

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