AVSil® Silica Rope
AVSil® Silica Rope
welding blankets, welding curtains and welding pads




Silica Twisted (TR) and Braided (BR) Ropes are silica ropes used primarily as packing for high temperature sealing applications.

Product Description
AVSil® amorphous Silica Ropes come in two rope constructions - Twisted and Braided. To improve handling and installation of the AVSil® Silica Rope, it has the standard H (Hydrocarbon) finish. Application temperature up to 1,800°F (980°C).

AVSil® Silica Ropes can be surface modified upon request with knitted wire constructions to improve surface abrasion resistance and compression properties.

Potential Applications
  • Furnace Door Gaskets
  • Core for Tadpole Gaskets
  • Seals for Casting Molds
  • Packings for Electric Transformers
  • Packings for Continuous Casters
  • Packings for Coke Oven Doors
  • Packings for Boilers
Extensively used in the following Industries:
  • Power Generation
  • Furnace
  • Oven
  • Refinery
  • Construction
  • Shipbuilding
  • Welding
  • Metal Processing