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Silicone Rubber Heater Fastening

Silicone Rubber Heater with boot hooks and lace

Boot Hooks and Lace

  • Boot hooks and lace is the most common mechanical mount.
  • Book hooks are usually positioned 1.25" - 2" apart along the length of the heater.
  • High temperature lace rated to 1000°F locks the heater in place similar to lacing a boot.
Silicone Rubber Heater with D RIngs

D Rings

  • D rings are a solid wire formed in the shape of a D.
  • They are best suited for medium to large heaters.
  • A strap vulcanized to the heater may be inserted into the rings.
Silicone Rubber Heater with Snaps

Snap Fasteners

  • Snaps are only used on heaters with sponge insulation.
    • Insulation is available in 1/16", 1/8", 1/4", 3/8", or 1/2" thickness.
Silicone Rubber Heater with Velcro


  • 1" wide Velcro straps secure the heater to the tool.
  • Temperature rating -30°F to 380°F.
Silicone Rubber Heater with Boot Hooks and Rubber Rings

Boot Hooks and Rubber Bands

  • High temperature rubber rings rated to 300°F can be used in conjunction with boot hooks and maintain constant tension through expansion and contraction.
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