PHOSPHORUS SULFUR AND SILICON AND THE RELATED ELEMENTS, vol.182, no.8, pp.1819-1822, 2007 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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PHOSPHORUS SULFUR AND SILICON AND THE RELATED ELEMENTS
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A simple one-pot synthesis of methyltribromosilane has been developed. The straightforward reaction of a slight excess of silicon tetrabromide with one equivalent of powdered methyllithium in refluxing pentane produces methyltribromosilane in high yields.