C60 molecule

by moleculestore
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    Black nylon plastic with a matte finish and slight grainy feel.

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A fullerene is any molecule composed entirely of carbon, in the form of a hollow sphere, ellipsoid or tube. Spherical fullerenes are also called buckyballs, and they resemble the balls used in football (soccer). Cylindrical ones are called carbon nanotubes or buckytubes. Fullerenes are similar in structure to graphite, which is composed of stacked graphene sheets of linked hexagonal rings; but they may also contain pentagonal (or sometimes heptagonal) rings. (from Wikipedia)
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Dimensions

IN: 2.331 w x 2.195 d x 2.344 h
CM: 5.92 w x 5.576 d x 5.954 h

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