New fabric with thermal resistance and metal-shedding properties
The fabric is specifically designed to incorporate thermal resistance and metal-shedding properties which protects against radian heat, flame, metal molten splash and other smelting hazards. The satin feel of the fabric gives it softness and comfort yet it can also withstand molten aluminum at a temperature of up to 760°C. It is anticipated main uses would be by aluminum, iron and steel manufacturers as well as foundries.
FlamePro Splash Protect is one of the first commercial launches of a product developed at the recently opened series of Coats Innovation Hubs. The 3 dedicated centers in the USA, China and Turkey enable Coats to collaborate with a range of innovation partners including customers, brands, suppliers, universities and start-ups.