Protecta Mineral Fibre Bio
Protecta’s FR Backing comes in 25 x 610 x 7200mm boxes.
Its special alkaline earth silicate (AES) fibres have been engineered to offer advantages in high temperature insulation applications.
The mineral wool blankets are lightweight, have low thermal conductivity, low heat storage and excellent resistance to thermal shock.
This Rockwool alternative can be used in many different high temperature applications, such as furnace lining and blast furnace operation.
Regarding fire-stopping applications, it can be easily installed as thermal backing material for fire protection sealants.
- It is easy to install, due to its flexibility
- It can endure high temperatures
- Excellent chemical stability
- Excellent thermal stability
- Excellent tensile strength
- Low thermal conductivity
- Low heat capacity
- Excellent insulation properties
- Good sound insulation
- Flexible and easy to adapt for most applications
- Does not react in contact with other materials
- Fully inert, no dangerous chemicals
- It has an unlimited shelf life if stored above 5°C
- It is a great alternative to stonewool (Rockwool), because it is easier to shape and therefore fit. It can also withstand high temperatures.
List of applications:
Protecta’s Mineral Fibre can be used in the following situations.
- Furnace kiln, reformer and boiler lining
- Laboratory ovens
- Furnace door lining and seals
- Furnace repair
- Annealing furnace linings
- Investment casting mold wrap
- Stress – relieving blankets
- Reusable steam and gas turbine insulation
- Expansion joints packing
- High temperature gasketing
- Fire protection
- Acoustical service
- Cryogenic insulation
- This product is certified as a backing material for fire sealing
Protecta’s Mineral Fibre Bio has a working temperature of 1100°C
Its thermal conductivity is 0.036 W/M.K
For further technical details, view the technical data sheet in the data sheets tab above.
For technical support, please contact us on 01752 690997.
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