First of all, welding blankets are made of flame-retardant and heat resistant fibers or leather. They vary in temperature resistant classes. Overall, temperature resistance can range up to 1800°F (982°C). You can even weld on top of some blankets. Typical materials for fireproof blankets are leather, fiberglass and carbon fibers (PAN). In general, fiberglass works just fine but can sometimes shed. I recommend you to wear gloves when handling fiberglass blankets because they can get really itchy.
The Gihunk fireproof welding blankets’s superior materials makes sure that it ages well with use. The Gihunk fireproof welding blankets welding blankets are the most reliable protection against heat, sparks and splatter for vertical and horizontal surfaces. Specially treated fiberglass makes the blankets heat resistant until 1400f / 750c. The welding blanket is used for draping over equipment or floor surfaces in welding areas,or as a vertical shield to protect from sparks,spatter,and slag. Plus, the Gihunk fireproof welding blankets features and excellent quality make it useful for welding, cutting, and so much more. Read extra info on Silica Welding Blanket.
We are personally inclined towards Weldflame Co Ltd non fiberglass welding blankets, it is bit pricy, but it overachieves its purpose and long time functional. The Weldflame Co Ltd non fiberglass welding blankets is an essential for safety measures. This kevlar fiberglass welding blanket has grommets every 12 inch and is heat treated1000 fahrenheit degree celsius heat rating. Plus, the Weldflame Co Ltd non fiberglass welding blankets protects equipment and working area from sparks, flares and spatter while welding.
This blanket is made with fabric that is fire retardant; it has been tested for flammability, it will easily extinguish a small fire. When this fire blanket is exposed to fire frames its wool fabric will turn to ash and will extinguish the fire. You can likewise cover your entire body with this fire blanket in order to shield yourself from flames and heat whenever you are escaping from a burning house. It has a classic design and it comes with a carrying bag and also 2 pulling tabs that will rapidly get on your hands during the time of emergency.