The reaction of decamethyldizincocene (Cp*2Zn2, 1) with MesnacnacH proceeds with protonation of the Cp* substituent and subsequent formation of the zinc−zinc-bonded complex (Mesnacnac)2Zn2 (3).
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Published online 29 January 2009
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