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Plain 79 Series Pipe Insulation

Introducing our lightweight and durable Plain 79 melamine foam pipe insulation, crafted with open-cell foam technology for superior performance. Designed to efficiently insulate pipes while maintaining flexibility and ease of installation using your choice of field-applied jacketing, this insulation solution offers optimal thermal protection for various applications. Upgrade your insulation with our Plain 79 melamine foam pipe
insulation for reliable and long-lasting results.

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TECHLITE 079 Series is a lightweight, open cell melamine foam insulation developed as an alternative to traditional insulation systems. This high performance BASF foam insulation has a wide temperature range, low smoke and flame properties and is available in several sizes and shapes including preformed pipe insulation and fittings, flat sheets, die cut parts, and custom cut v-grooved sheets to wrap around large cylindrical surfaces. Custom shapes and profiles are available by request.

TECHLITE foam is a non-fibrous insulation that can easily be trimmed, cut, and sliced in the field reducing installation time compared to many other insulation materials. In addition to providing excellent insulation properties,TECHLITE Insulation also provides outstanding acoustical performance. 079 plain foam is also available with a variety of factory applied jacketing.

Pipe Freeze Protection

*The information contained in this data sheet derives from accredited laboratory tests, but without warranty. The physical properties are typical values and intended for reference only. They are not specifications. Recommended uses are based on testing, but it is always recommended the customer evaluate the product suitability under their actual process conditions.

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Benefits and Highlights

  • Works with field-applied jackets
  • Noise reduction

Uses and Applications

  • Complete pipe/tube insulation systems
  • Tanks and vessels
  • Clean rooms

Physical Properties

  • Insulation Material: Flexible Open-Cell Melamine
  • Service Temperature: -40°F to 350°F
  • Density: 0.44 ± 0.19 lb/ft3
  • Thermal Conductivity (K Factor) @75°: 0.27 btu-in/hr-ft2-°F
  • Flammability: 25/50 per ASTM E84
  • Standard Thickness: 1″,1.5″, 2″, 2.5″, 3″