Monthly Archives: September 2017

  1. Stick It! Thermal Barriers from Heatshield Products, Featuring Built-in Adhesive Backing

    We’re betting that while you want a thermal barrier that controls heat, you don’t want to puncture the mounting surface or make any modifications in the process. The good news is, Heatshield Products offers several thermal barriers with built-in adhesive backing for easy installation—and one that does not require cutting, modifying or spraying adhesive on anything.

    The integral adhesive backing on these products has a special high-temp design that won’t lose its adhesive properties, even after numerous heat cycles and long exposure to heat.

    If you’re unsure which thermal barrier is right for your application and heat concerns, use our handy Heatshield Products thermal barrier materials guide. We have explained each product and clearly defined its maximum intermittent and constant-heat exposure temperatures.

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  2. Making an Intercooler Even Cooler with Heatshield Products

    Adding boost is popular in the performance world. However, heat happens when air is compressed by either a turbo or supercharger. And hot air is not good for making power. That’s why many turbo and blower systems have an intercooler to cool the compressed air before it enters the engine. If your intercooler is a water-to-air type with a reservoir tank, we’ll show you how to keep it even cooler for increased engine power.

    Heatshield Products Sticky Heat Shield acts as a barrier to deflect ambient heat away from the tank. Its specially formulated Kool Core™ thermal-barrier material helps to insulate the intercooler temperature of the tank, keeping the ice and water inside the tank cooler for a longer period of time than an unprotected tank. HP Sticky Shield™ has a built-in adhesive backing, so installation to make a custom intercooler is super easy. Here’s

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