AVSil® Shrunk Silica Fabrics
AVSil® Silica Fabrics
welding blankets, welding curtains and welding pads
Our pre-shrunk satin weave silica textiles have the same thermal performance characteristics of standard AVSil® silica fabrics in addition to low residual shrinkage.

Product Description
AVSil® Shrunk Silica Fabrics are available for applications requiring minimum shrinkage at high temperatures in industrial and aerospace applications. The areal shrinkage can be as low as 1% at 1,800°F (985°C).

Potential Applications
  • Backing for Quartz Heaters
  • Tray Liners for Thermal Processing of Parts
  • Manufacturing of Aerospace Insulation Parts
  • Mold Release in Metal Forging
Extensively used in the following Industries:
  • Power Generation
  • Aerospace
  • Electronics
  • Chemical Processing
  • Metal Processing