Safety Shields also recognized as Flange Stainless steel flange guards are specially designed to protect the man and material of your industry from the leak at pipe joints due to gasket failure. These are designed with inbuilt color changing PH indicator that gives leak detection in advance, so, that the situation of leakage may avoid.
These safety shields are UV stabilized to sun and rain and can easily handle any adverse state of the environment and installed in indoor as well as outdoor settings. These are usually available in different material and style as well and can easily customize for all applications. To know about the various types of safety shields which are available in the market have a look at the following details.
Metal shields: These types of Safety Shields are specially designed to use in high pressure or at a time when conditions are unfavorable for cloth shields. It’s stainless steel screws or keyways slots make its installation simple and can be easily done even by the single person.
Expansion Joint shields: These are of its type usually available in the metal and cloth material and almost in the same size and design as a metal shield. It is attached by the drawstrings that allow smooth movement of the expansion joint without even changing the effectiveness.
Hose Shields: These are Teflon coated and have a PH indicator patch to indicating a leak in advance. These are available for almost all types of pipe joints, valves or expansions to give protection from the sudden leakage. Due to the Teflon coating, these may be able to handle the pressure of hazardous chemicals and stop them blowing out till the pipe isolation.
Valve Shields: These types of shields made by using rugged Teflon-impregnated glass cloth, which allows you to inspect the leakage quickly from its glass. These are very easy to install and fit in different kinds of valves or pipe joints to give complete protection.
PP Safety Shields: These are made by utilizing MOC – polypropylene sheets that can be able to handle pressure up to 85°C temperature. It doesn’t require any skilled manpower for installing as well as removing it from the joints.
All above ranges of Safety Shields are helpful to give protection from the catastrophic damage to your industry from the leak due to gasket failure. These are highly recommended by the insurance company and every company where more than 100 chemicals used in various applications should install it for the safety of the manpower and machinery as well.