Protecta Mineral Fibre Bio Backing Material, made from special alkaline earth silicate (AES) fibres that have been uniquely engineered to offer advantages in high temperature and insulation applications, with low thermal conductivity and heat storage and excellent resistance to thermal shock. Considered a superior alternative to stonewool (rockwool) for its high temperature endurance and being easier to shape and fit.
Excellent chemical & thermal stability, with excellent tensile strength
Low thermal conductivity and heat capacity with excellent insulation properties
Can also be used in fire-stopping applications - certified as a backing material for fire sealing
Flexible and easy to adapt for most applications, with good sound insulation
Refer below for more application details, features and benefits
Protecta Mineral Fibre Bio Backing Material, part of the ProtectaFirestopping range, is made from special alkaline earth silicate (AES) fibres that have been uniquely engineered to offer advantages in high temperature insulation applications (see further below). These wool blanket products are lightweight, have low thermal conductivity, low heat storage and excellent resistance to thermal shock.
It is also suitable for use in a wide range of high temperature applications such as furnace lining and blast furnace operation. It can also be used in fire-stopping applications as an easy-to-install, thermal backing material for fire protection sealants. Protecta Backing Material is user friendly and considered a superior alternative to stonewool (rockwool) for its high temperature endurance and being easier to shape and fit.
Features & Benefits
Excellent chemical & 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
Can also be used in fire-stopping applications
Easy to shape and fit
Superior alternative to stonewool (rockwool)
Easier to shape and fit, with high temperature endurance
*** CAS definition: Alkaline earth silicate (AES) consisting of silica (50-82 wt%), calcia and magnesia (18-43 wt%), alumina, titania
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