Thermacel Seam-Seal Polymer Foam Pipe Insulation 1” x 6’
Polyethylene insulation great for insulating 1” copper pipe, ¾” iron pipe and PVC pipe.
Commonly referred to as Therm-acel Insulation or Foam Pipe Insulation, the material is self-sealing, flexible, polyolefin, thermal insulation.
Therma-cel Seam-Seal is pre-slit with factory applied pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) to both seam surfaces and has convenient built-in release tabs for easy installation
Therma-cel has a low thermal conductivity and low water vapor transmission rate.
The product is very low density with strong thermal, physical and chemical resistant properties but is less flexible and more rigid than our Rubber Foam Insulation products and does not have strong fire resistance.
Service temperature range between -330°F and 210°F (-201°C and 99°C).
It can be installed in commercial, industrial and residential insulation projects.
Acceptable for use with heat tracing/heat tape.
Manufactured by Nomaco Insulation.
Wall Thickness of ½” with 1⅛” ID
Shop Foam Pipe Insulation From Sprinkler Warehouse At Affordable Prices
Water Pipe Insulation is an important tool to help you insulate your irrigation devices. Preventing your sprinkler system from freezing during harsh weather will save you time and money. Not properly insulating your devices can cause them to be damaged and may require the purchasing of expensive repair parts. Sprinkler Warehouse offers winterization kits to keep your products protected during the winter.
How To Use Pipe Insulation To Winterize Your Backflow Preventer Device
Sprinkler Warehouse offers several tutorials to demonstrate how to properly winterize your backflow device using foam pipe insulation. Pipe Insulation can be cut to fit your pipe size as necessary. When sizing your material remember to cover the entire area where the PVC pipe meets the backflow device. For more details on how this is done, visit our Sprinkler School video library.
How To Install Pipe Insulation For General Application
These pipe covers are pre-slit with factory-applied pressure-sensitive adhesive to both seam surfaces and have convenient built-in release tabs for easy installation: slip on the tube, pull the tab, and pinch it shut. It can be easily pushed around P-traps and fittings, though mitering is recommended for optimum performance. It is easily cut with a sharp knife for maximum customization.
We Carry Pipe Insulation For Different Applications
This pipe insulation has a low thermal conductivity and a very low water vapor transmission rate. Therefore this low-density product demonstrates excellent thermal, physical, and chemical resistant properties and has a broad service temperature range. It can be installed in commercial, industrial, and residential insulation projects. Acceptable for use with heat tape.
Thermacel Seam-Seal Polymer Foam Pipe Insulation is a great option for your pipe insulation needs. Sprinkler Warehouse offers two sizes of this insulation and several cutting tool options to further customize the product to the size you need.
Does pipe insulation prevent freezing?
Yes, when Thermacel Seam-Seal Polymer Foam Pipe Insulation is used with winterizing tape and a winterizing insulation bag, your backflow device has a better chance to prevent from freezing. Sprinkler Warehouse offers all the winterization items you need to keep your sprinkler irrigation devices safe this winter.
Is insulating pipes worth it?
When a backflow device is not winterized and freezes, it will expand along with the frozen water inside of it. When you go to turn on your irrigation, water will flow freely from the broken backflow and you might even have non-potable water rushing into your potable water inside of your home. Properly Insulating your devices can prevent these damages and more.