CeraTex® 3140 Ceramic Fiber Square Braided Rope is made with high temperature ceramic fiber yarn reinforced with fiberglass filament carrier, square braid structure. The product is white and odorless, suitable for high temperature applications up to 2300°F.
Main Characteristics and Properties
Firm square braid structure for tight sealing applications, high density, enhanced tensile and abrasion-resisting strength. It is compressible and resilient; has characteristics of lightweight, low thermal conductivity, high temperature stability, low heat storage, thermal shock resistant, fire and flame proof, chemical resistant, compatible with most corrosive chemicals, commonly used acid and alkali (exceptions are hydrofluoric, phosphoric acids and concentrated alkalies).
Working Temperature : 1,800 °F. for Continuous Use, 2300 °F Maximum
Specific Heat (@2000°F): 0.27 Btu/lb °F
pH Range: 2-12
- Seal, packing or gasket for doors/openings in ovens, stoves, furnaces, boilers;
- Expansion joint packing;
- Metal casting seal;
- Seal or gasket in other high temperature applications.
Product Sizes and Options
Size: 1/4″ – 3″
Style 3140: Standard Style
Style 3140W: With additional reinforcement wire insert
Also available with graphite coating