Fire Proofing / Thermal Protection Specialty Fibers, Fabrics, and Textiles Datasheets

Kevlar® 29 Fiber -- K29
from DuPont Protection Technologies

The original family of product types of Kevlar ® having similar tensile properties and with many deniers and finishes, these yarns are used in ballistic applications, ropes and cables, protective apparel such as cut-resistant gloves, in life protection uses such as helmets, vehicular armoring... [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace; Apparel; Architectural or Construction; Automotive / Transportation; Electrical; Dielectric Insulation; Fire; OEM; Marine
  • Material: Nomex®
  • Type: Fiber / Filament; Strands or Multi-filaments
  • Thickness: 0.0050 to 0.0300
Kevlar® -- 29
from DuPont™ Kevlar®

The original family of product types of Kevlar ® having similar tensile properties and with many deniers and finishes, these yarns are used in ballistic applications, ropes and cables, protective apparel such as cut-resistant gloves, in life protection uses such as helmets, vehicular armoring... [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace; Apparel; Architectural or Construction; Automotive / Transportation; Electrical; Dielectric Insulation; Fire; OEM; Marine
  • Material: Nomex®
  • Type: Fiber / Filament; Strands or Multi-filaments
  • Thickness: 0.0050 to 0.0300
ARMATEX® Ceramic Coated Fabrics -- CMO 25
from Mid-Mountain Materials, Inc.

ARMATEX ® Ceramic Coated Fabrics are comprised of a cured, high-temperature coating applied to a variety of high-temperature resistant base fabrics. The ceramic coating enhances strength, adds dimensional stability, and reduces fraying of the fabric in fabrication, as well improving weather... [See More]

  • Applications: Fire; Thermal Insulation; Insulation Pads and Covers, Welding Protection, Thermal Insulation
  • Material: Ceramic; Mineral Oxide
  • Type: Industrial Fabric
  • Thickness: 0.0375
3M™ Interam™ Endothermic Mats
from 3M Fire Protection

Used to protect structural steel, cable trays and circuits in conduits [See More]

  • Applications: Fire; Thermal Insulation
  • Material: Alumina; Ceramic
  • Type: Sleeving or Wraps
  • Width / OD: 24.50
Braided Tetraglas® Tubing -- 1/16" Wall
from Darco Southern, Inc.

Braided Tetraglas Tubing. A performance engineered product made from texturized Tetraglas yarn which is braided into a high quality tubing. Recommended as sleeving for copper or aluminum tubing, electrical appliance leads and cables, as well as other conductors to provide thermal and insulation... [See More]

  • Applications: Fire; OEM; Thermal Insulation
  • Material: Fiberglass; Texturized Tetraglas® Yarn
  • Type: Industrial Fabric; Cordage / Rope; Braided; Sleeving or Wraps
  • Width / OD: 0.25 to 5.00
Kiln Car Seal
from Davlyn Manufacturing Co., Inc.

Designed for the specific needs of the brick and tile industry, Davlyn Tunnel Kiln Car Seals are constructed of high temperature glass yarns, which are then jacketed with a knitted 304 stainless steel wire. The abrasion resistant wire jacket greatly extends the life of the seal, while the high... [See More]

  • Applications: Fire; Thermal Insulation; Brick and Tile Industry
  • Material: Fiberglass; Stainless Steel Overknit
  • Type: Cordage / Rope; Knitted; Rope or Cordage
  • Use Temperature: 1000
Brass Wire Inserted Fiberglass Cloth -- GLWB3200
from GLT Products (Great Lakes Textiles, Inc.)

Use as a hot-side insulation fabric, flange and valve covers, weld curtains [See More]

  • Applications: Fire; Stress Relief Blankets
  • Material: Fiberglass; Metal; Brass Wire Inserted
  • Type: Industrial Fabric; Woven
  • Thickness: 0.0700
Knauf Acoustical Board Smooth -- 3.0 PCF / 1
from Knauf Insulation

Suitable to machining, no mold growth, good sound absorption characteristic [See More]

  • Applications: Architectural or Construction; Acoustic Insulation; Fire; OEM; Thermal Insulation; Sound Baffles
  • Material: Fiberglass; Mineral Wool; Inorganic Glass Fiber Pre-Formed Board
  • Type: Knauf Acoustical Board
  • Thickness: 1.0000
FireMaster 200 Board
from Morgan Advanced Materials

A wide range of insulating boards is available in varying densities to provide effective rigid core material in fire protection applications. Morgan Thermal Ceramics are able to offer a range of high strength, durable and easy to install fire insulation products. Densities range from 200kg/m3 to... [See More]

  • Applications: Fire
  • Material: Ceramic
  • Type: Board
  • Performance Features: Flame or Fire Retardant
Ceramic Paper -- LyTherm® Grade 1530-L
from Pacor, Inc.

Characteristics of these Premimum Grade papers include extremely low thermal conductivity and a dust-free surface. Applications include high termperature gaskets, hot top linings and thermal and electrical insulation. [See More]

  • Applications: Electrical (optional feature); Dielectric Insulation (optional feature); Fire (optional feature); Thermal Insulation (optional feature)
  • Thickness: 0.0312 to 0.2500
  • Material: Ceramic
  • Use Temperature: 2300
ALTRA® Alumina Bulk Fiber -- ALTRA® B 72
from Rath Incorporated

Mullite composition, superior thermal shrinkage resistance, compressibility and resiliency. Preferred composition for vacuum forming of boards for oxidizing and neutral atmospheres up to 1800 °C. [See More]

  • Applications: Chemical; Fire; OEM; Thermal Insulation
  • Material: Alumina; Ceramic; Mullite
  • Type: Fiber / Filament; Fibers or Monofilaments
Gemcolite® -- 2300 Series
from Refractory Specialties Incorporated

Gemcolite ® Wet Insulating Blanket Gemcolite ® Wet Insulating Blanket is a moist, vacuum formed sheet of alumina-silica fiber with inorganic binder. Packed in heat sealed plastic bags, it is easily shaped or molded, and achieves its refractory high temperature insulating capabilities as the... [See More]

  • Applications: Fire; Thermal Insulation
  • Material: Alumina; Quartz / Fused Silica; Ceramic
  • Type: Blanket or Batt
  • Thickness: 0.2500 to 7.0000
ARC-TEX™ Welding Blanket -- WB AT Series
from Steel Guard Safety Corp.

Protect yourself & your equipment from dangerous welding, high-heat, & cutting applications. Provide protection from extreme heat up to 2000 Degrees. SteelGuard Safety ™s welding blankets made from fiberglass, and silica yarn materials provide ideal protection in a variety of high... [See More]

  • Applications: Fire; Thermal Insulation; Fabrication
  • Material: Quartz / Fused Silica; Fiberglass; Ceramic; Fiberglass, High Texture Silica Yarn
  • Type: Industrial Fabric; Fiber / Filament; Fibers or Monofilaments; Roving or Yarn; Woven; Blanket or Batt
  • Width / OD: 36.00 to 72.00
Cooperknit Blanket -- 37009300
from TEAM Industrial Services

Cooperknit is a silica-based knitted textile that offers the advantage over other types of insulation because the fabric does not break down preventing harmful airborne particles and can be reused without any significant deterioration. [See More]

  • Applications: Fire; Thermal Insulation
  • Material: Quartz / Fused Silica; Ceramic
  • Type: Industrial Fabric; Knitted; Blanket or Batt
  • Thickness: 0.5000
DynaGuard Board™
from ThermoDyne

Microporous Insulation has begun to find its way into the industrial marketplace where there are considerable gains to be found in its exceptional thermal management abilities. In applications as small as hobby kilns to large operations like aluminum carbon bakes, the presence of a microporous layer... [See More]

  • Applications: Dielectric Insulation; Fire; Thermal Insulation
  • Material: Ceramic
Alumina Felt Type RS-3000 -- PX56
from ZIRCAR Refractory Composites, Inc.

ZIRCAR Refractory Composites, Inc. offers a wide range of insulating refractory felts, papers and blankets. These non-woven, asbestos free, fiber-based products are engineered as thermal barrier materials. Commonly used in the molten metal casting and heat treating industries, ZRCI's felts and... [See More]

  • Applications: Filtration; Fire; HVAC; Thermal Insulation
  • Material: Alumina; Ceramic
  • Type: Industrial Fabric; Nonwoven; Felt
  • Thickness: 0.0312