Mold Base and Perimeter Insulation

Pyropel thermal insulation from Albany International (Albany, NY) was developed specifically for the stringent demands of plastic and rubber processors.

Pyropel thermal insulation from Albany International (Albany, NY) was developed specifically for the stringent demands of plastic and rubber processors. Pyropel is capable of withstanding continuous operating temperatures up to 575oF and is two to four times more effective than other insulation materials. Pyropel will not crack or degrade and is easy to fabricate. Pyropel is ideally suited for tool base applications and as a perimeter insulation for rubber or thermoset molds. Properly insulating new or existing molds with Pyropel can save 25 percent or more on energy costs and improve product quality and start-up times.