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Radiant Heat Shields

Radiant Heat Shields - Custom Radiant Barrier Heat Shielding

For applications where high temperature heat sources are near sheet metal or plastic needing thermal protection, Insul-Fab offers radiant heat shields made from a thin layer of high performance insulation with a durable and reflective aluminum surface. The product also incorporates a high tack adhesive for easy installation.

Multiple variations of radiant barriers are offered depending on the space available and insulation value needed, as well as the temperature resistance and durability required. Radiant barriers can be seen in a variety of industries, including Agriculture, Automotive, Residential & Commercial Construction, and more.  Contact Insul-Fab to talk about your custom radiant heat shielding application and determine which product is right for you.

Applications of Radiant Barrier Heat Shielding

  • Floor protection near exhaust pipes and catalytic converters
  • Firewall reflection in the engine compartment
  • Thermal and acoustical isolation of vehicle-mounted generators and compressors

Key Features & Benefits of Radiant Heat Shields              

  • Ideally suited for applications where limited space exists near radiant heat sources
  • Durable aluminum surface and adhesive-backed for installation
  • Fabricated to print with low tooling costs or supplied in sheets
  • Additional benefit of sheet metal sound deadening
Properties Test Method Value Units/Notes
Material Types   Polyester/Fiberglass Core
Polyester Only Core
Both options
Available Core Thicknesses   .125
Inches (Poly/Glass & Poly)
Inches (Poly Only)
Foil Thicknesses   .002
Basis Weight   3-4.5 oz/ft2
Flammability FMVSS 302
SAE J369
Thermal Conductivity   24°C: 0.033
93°C: 0.041
Operating Temperature   475 °F
Adhesive Systems   Sheet Metal
Standard PSA
Low Surface Energy PSA
Moisture Absorption   0.3 %


Related Radiant Heat Shielding Product Information

  • LT Polyshield Radiant Heat Barrier (PDF)

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