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Heat Wrap Protection For Hoses Etc.

Discussion in '80-Series Tech' started by turbocruiser, Jan 26, 2004.

  1. turbocruiser

    turbocruiser SILVER Star

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    Dec 24, 2003
    Hi all, I have lots and lots of rubber hoses, wiring and metal pipes that I would like to protect from excess heat under hood. Can you all share what product/s can safely be used to shield heat sensitive things from heat? I have seen several products designed to keep heat IN things like manifolds and exhaust tubing but I have not heard of something that is easy to use and effective at protecting things to keep heat OUT. Thanks as always for the advice.

    :beer: For All!
  2. bjowett


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    Oct 28, 2002
    Western Massachusetts
    Look at race shops, they sell a variety of insulating materials for just about any part you would like to protect. Usually it is a ceramic type cloth, just like the header wrap, but one side gets foil, and the other a silicone rubber layer. It comes in tube form for hoses, large mats you can to cut into any shape..... have fun!