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Welding fabric with reflective pigment for radiant heat protection

Z-Shield™ Silver welding fabrics feature a heavyweight Zetex® fiberglass fabric base coated with a reflective silver acrylic. The Z-Shield™ Silver acrylic coating contains a silver pigment with reflective properties that reflect radiant heat while also protecting from sparks, extreme heat, and abrasion. 

Z-Shield™ Silver welding fabrics can withstand temperatures up to 1000°F / 540°C.

The Z-Shield A-1220 Silver fabric combines the Z-Shield Silver coating with a Zetex Steel wire fabric base. The Z-Shield A-1220 Silver style is ideal for applications that require a strong and vibration resistant welding fabric.

Z-Shield™ Silver fabrics are only coated on one side. The silver side of the fabric should be positioned to face the heat source.

Common Applications

  • Welding protection
  • Jacketing for multi-layer insulation systems
  • Heat shielding

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Z-Shield A-1220 60” Silver Wire, 1S

  • Item: 1100134
  • Weight: 39.00 oz/sq yd1322 g/sq m
  • Thickness: 72 mils1.83 mm
  • Length: 50.00 yards45.72 m
  • Style: A-1220
  • Width: 60.00 in152.00 cm
  • Operating Temp: 700 °F370 °C
  • Ends X Picks: 10 x 7
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Z-Shield A-1101 60” Silver, 1S

  • Item: 1100092
  • Weight: 32.00 oz/sq yd1085 g/sq m
  • Thickness: 65 mils1.65 mm
  • Length: 50.00 yards45.72 m
  • Style: A-1101
  • Width: 60.00 in152.00 cm
  • Operating Temp: 700 °F370 °C
  • Ends X Picks: 10 x 10