GCS Plumbing Pipe Insulation is a flexible and easy-to apply tubing product available in Semi-Slit and Self-Sealing styles. It is coated with reflective foil and measures 2 metres long and in different diameters to fit relevant plumbing pipes. GCS Polyethylene Pipe Insulation is sold in all the common sizes required for home plumbing systems, including special fittings for tees and 90° elbows. This chemically inert pipe insulation has a closed-cell structure that allows it to function as an efficient insulator.
Key Features of GCS Plumbing Pipe insulation
- Low density
- Available in Self-Seal or Semi-Slit
- Best for indoor applications such as plumbing, hot water heater lines or in-floor radiant heat Best applications where temperature does not exceed 82ºC or below -68ºC
- Reduces Heat Loss Resists Freezing Reduces Condensation
- Reduces Plumbing Noise
Uses of GCS Pipe Insulation tubes
GCS Plumbing Pipe Insulation is widely used to reduce unwanted heat loss or heat gain, decrease plumbing noise and maximize energy savings. It can be used on hot and cold-water lines, refrigeration lines, air conditioning lines and underground lines. This product boasts a broad range of other insulating applications and can be used as a protective cover where necessary.
GCS Plumbing Pipe Insulation meets all specifications for both home and industrial applications where the operating temperature is between -90°F and 180°F (-68°C and 82°C).
GCS plumbing Pipe Insulation has a flame spread rating of 25 or less and a smoke developed rating of 50 or less, as tested by ASTM E 84 “Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials.” Note: Numerical flammability ratings alone may not define the performance under actual fire conditions. They are provided only for use in the selection of products to ensure the specified limits are met.
All sizes available in 3/8” and 5/8” wide thickness.