Aluminized Clothing for Protection from Hot Works
The X10 and X20 jackets provide lightweight and comfortable protection from radiant heat, sparks, and molten metal splash.
The X10 and X20 bib aprons are allow for freedom of movement and protection from splash and splatter.
Our 15" and 18" aluminized sleeves protect your arms while allowing you to maintain flexibility.
Lightweight aluminized hoods with full shoulder length drapes provide complete protection for the head, face, and neck.
The X10 and X20 pants are lightweight and feature sewn-in suspenders for extreme protection and comfort.
The X20 boot covers and X30 boots are designed to be worn over work boots to protect for splash and splatter.
Z-Flex® Aluminized Clothing
We manufacture a range of aluminized clothing, proximity suits, fire entry suits, and high temperature gloves for use in foundry and casting operations, power generation plants, processing facilities, and other environments where crews are exposed to hot works.
All of our aluminized clothing is made with Z-Flex® Aluminized Fabrics, the most durable and effective radiant heat protection available. Z-Flex® aluminized clothing reflects up to 95% of radiant energy, protects from flames and sparks, and sheds molten metal splash.
The Z-Flex® Fabrics used to make our aluminized clothing have been tested to the following standards:
- Radiant Heat Testing: ISO 6942, EN 366, ASTM F1939
- Convective Heat Testing: ISO 9151, EN 367
- Limited Flame Spread Testing: ISO 15052, EN 532
- Molten Metal Testing: ISO 9185, EN 348, ASTM F955
- Abrasion & Tear Resistance Testing: ISO 13937, EN 388
Aluminized jackets, hoods, pants, boots and boot covers are all available for purchase individually or as part of a proximity suit set. Lightweight and protective aluminized aprons and aluminized sleeves are also available. All Newtex aluminized clothing is designed and manufactured in the United States.