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Introducing Meta-Tex B: Braided Flame-Resistant Sleeving

Meta-Tex B: Braided Flame Resistant Sleeving Atlantex is proud to announce the release of our latest and greatest protective sleeve: Meta-Tex B. This braided meta-aramid protective sleeve shields critical systems from the damaging effects of direct flame, high heat, radiation, and mechanical wear. Meta-Tex B is manufactured with DuPont™ Nomex® meta-aramid fiber in our Downingtown, PA

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What is the difference between Pyrotex Aerospace-grade Braid and Pyrotex Industrial Knit Firesleeve?

The main difference between the Aerospace-grade and Industrial grade Pyrotex is the construction of the fiberglass layer and the amount of fiberglass used in the layer. See the differences and similarities below. PYROTEX AEROSPACE-GRADE BRAID FIRESLEEVE Utilizes more fiberglass in substrate and more silicone in coating Braided E-Glass substrate offers 100% glass coverage Largest size

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Pyrotherm & Pyrotex Double Layer Firesleeve Installation Tutorial

Pyrotherm & Pyrotex Double Layer Firesleeve Installation Tutorial STEP 1 : REQUIRED TOOLS Pyrotherm HW Sleeving Pyrotex Firesleeve Pyrotex SA Tape Electrical Tape Scissors Hose Assembly STEP 2 : SLEEVE ASSEMBLY WITH PYROTHERM HW HEAVYWALL Slide Pyrotherm HW over one end of hose assembly and along the hose length until sleeve end reaches the opposite hose

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