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Molten Metal Splash Protection – The best fabrics by Gentex® Dual Mirror™

Here is a short list of specialty fabrics for the best performance in Molten Metal Splash Protective Apparel (Iron, Aluminum etc.)

Gentex® Dual Mirror™  is the most efficient high temperature, radiant heat barrier available in either protective clothing or other shielding applications. The most efficient, durable, and flexible barrier material  to reflect radiant (IR) energy. The world leader in protecting workers from the hazard of molten metal in the primary metals industries.

Reference 1086 (the durable one)

Preox® / Korspun I® with Dual Mirror® surface
Blend Preox-Aramid Korspun Base Fabric
Weight: 645 gsm
Certifications: EN 531 (Pass A, B1, C4, D3, E3), ISO 11612 (Pass A1, A2, B1, C4, F1)

Reference 1085 (the heavy duty one)

Aramid fiber blend over an oxidized PAN (OPF) with Dual Mirror® surface

Herringbone Twill Base Fabric

weight: 650 gsm

Reference 1299-142 (the most performant one)

Basofil® / Para-Aramid / PFR Rayon Fleece

a tri-blend knit and is the lightest, most flexible fabric with the highest EN531 molten

metal splash protection rating

Weight: 425 gsm

Certifications: EN 531 (A, B1, C4, D3, E3)

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