Braided Fiberglass Sleeve - Premium Grade - Wire Cable Hose Protection
High Temperature Sleeve: Heat & Flame Resistant & Thermal Insulating
1200°F / 648°C Continuous Exposure:
This high temperature and heat resistant fiberglass sleeve is a braided fiberglass (fibreglass / glassfibre) sleeve, fabricated from high quality type E fiberglass that will not burn and will withstand continuous exposure to temperatures of 1200°F / 648°C. It provides excellent protection for industrial wires, cables, hydraulic hoses, tube and pipes and also provides thermal insulation and personnel protection.
This high temperature sleeve / heat resistant sleeve resists most acids and alkalis and is unaffected by most bleaches and solvents. It is highly flexible and conformable.
The base fiber is manufactured to the specifications of ASTM D-578, ASTM committee D13, and subcommittee D13.18.
This product is 100% Asbestos free.
Available By-The-Foot and in 100 foot lengths. Minimum order value may apply to By-The-Foot quantities.
Braided Fiberglass Sleeve
Benefits of our High-Temperature Fiberglass Heat Protection Products
Fiberglass offers excellent heat resistance, retaining more than half of its room temperature tensile strength at 675°F / 357°C, and more than 25% at 875°F / 468°C. It begins to soften at 1500°F / 815°C and melts near 2050°F / 1121°C. Non-combustible; high resistance to chemicals and unaffected by UV light.
Fiber Type: E Glass
Specific Gravity: 2.54-2.69
Breaking Tenacity: 1.71 gf/TEX. Std. 1.71 gf/TEX Wet
Effect of Heat: Will not burn; Retains 75% tensile at 343°C; Softens at 732-877°C; Melts at 1121-1182°C
Tensile Strength: 450,000-500,000 psi.
Effect of Acids and Alkalis; Resistance to acids is fair. Good resistance to most alkalis.
Breaking Elongation: 4.81% Std. 4.81% Wet
Elastic Recovery: 100%
Effect of Bleaches and Solvents: Unaffected
Average Stiffness: 2824.3 cn/TEX
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