Material specification:

Silicate Fabric




650 g/m²

Material thickness:

0.8 mm

Application temperature:

up to 1600 °C

The silTEX® 1608.VC2 High-Temperature Welding Protection Blanket is made from high-quality SiO2 silicate fabric with a double-sided vermiculite coating. These high-temperature-resistant welding protection blankets are suitable for the most extreme thermal conditions and can withstand temperatures up to 1600 °C. The double-sided vermiculite coating protects the base material from direct exposure to heat and enhances mechanical strength. Typical application areas include shipbuilding, plant construction, and the chemical industry. Welding protection blankets from the silTEX® series exhibit excellent chemical resistance. The silTEX® 1608.VC2 High-Temperature Welding Protection Blankets are non-flammable and are perfect for vertical and horizontal applications. They provide reliable protection against welding splatter, sparks, direct flames, and even liquid metal splatters. These blankets can be optionally equipped with eyelets in various diameters as needed. The silTEX® 1608.VC2 High-Temperature Welding Protection Blankets are available in a variety of standard sizes as well as custom formats and can also be obtained as convenient rolls.

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Welding Blanket 1608.VC2

(up to 1600 °C)

Technical Specifications

Material specification:Silicate fabric
Application temperature:up to 1600 °C
Coating:VC2 (Vermiculite/Weldblocker on both sides)
Material thickness:0.8 mm
Basis weight:approx. 650 g/m²
Colour:golden brown
Standard material width:920 mm
Versions:Rolls, blankets with hemmed edges

Technical Characteristics

  • Application temperature up to 1600 °C
  • Very high thermal resistance
  • Resistant to weld spatter, sparks, flames and molten metal spatter
  • Low basis weight
  • Non-flammable according to DIN 4102
  • Solvent and halogen free
  • Absolutely harmless to health, not subject to classification (NOT a hazardous substance)

Application Examples

  • Welding blanket, heat protection blanket for extreme temperatures up to 1600 °C
  • Welding curtain, heat protection curtain, flame protection curtain

Product standard variants

Other versions and dimensions on request.

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Widthmm Roll lengthm Weightkg Order Number 1)-
930 mm 50 m 30,23 kg 216080-009-500
1525 mm 50 m 49,56 kg 216080-015-500

Cutting service: Cuttings in rolls are possible; the minimum order quantity is 5.00 linear meters for cuts.


Dimensionsmm Weightkg Design- Order Number 1)-
900 x 1000 mm 0,65 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-009-010
900 x 1500 mm 0,88 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-009-015
900 x 2000 mm 1,17 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-009-020
900 x 3000 mm 1,76 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-009-030
900 x 4000 mm 2,34 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-009-040
900 x 5000 mm 2,93 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-009-050
1500 x 1500 mm 1,46 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-015-015
1500 x 2000 mm 1,95 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-015-020
1500 x 3000 mm 2,93 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-015-030
1500 x 4000 mm 3,90 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-015-040
1500 x 5000 mm 4,88 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-015-050
3000 x 3000 mm 5,85 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-030-030
3000 x 4000 mm 7,80 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-030-040
3000 x 5000 mm 9,75 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-030-050
3000 x 6000 mm 11,70 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-030-060
4500 x 5000 mm 14,63 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-045-050
4500 x 6000 mm 17,55 kg Blanket, hemmed 216081-045-060

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