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Who are You Trusting in The Line of Fire? Posted by Roy Arnot | November 30, 2017

Fire can be a friend or a foe.

In high-risk environments regulations enforce the use of self-extinguishing materials. Cutting corners can be fatal.

Trusted the world’s most respected manufacturers, Halco’s Flame Retardant Hook & Loop is a premium self-extinguishing fastener used in critical Aerospace & Automotive applications, thermal and acoustical insulation, firefighter apparel and other personal protective equipment.  

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Why FR Hook & Loop? 

Providing durability for thousands of openings and closures, it improves product design flexibility, assembly and maintenance. Manufacturers around the globe rely on Halco’s FR recloseable fastener as an alternative solution to zippers, screws, snaps and more.

 

Where Is It Used? 
  • Aerospace & Automotive – seat assembly, interior panels, cable management, insulation
  • Firefighting – bunker gear, turnout gear and other firefighting apparel
  • Industrial – removable insulation blankets, welding curtains, fireproofing applications 

 

Over 450F? We’ve Got You Covered

Want a fastener that won’t melt? Try our Nomex-style Heat Resistant Hook & Loop. Engineered for extreme exposure. Request a sample or datasheet here.

 
Trusted In Transportation 

In a sector with limited supply options Halco has become a trusted partner to some of the world’s leading manufacturers. FR Hook and Loop is an integral component in interiors of Aircraft, Automobiles, Bus and Passenger Rail coaches. Applications range from seat assembly and interior panels to cable management and insulation. Critical areas such as soundproofing between the interior wall and fuselage of an aircraft require special burn compliance.  Our Aerospace fasteners meet the requirements of FAR 25.853 and are supplied with laboratory Burn Certificates while our Automotive fasteners meet FMVSS 302 and the adhesive conforms to General Motors, Ford and Fiat Chrysler Specs.

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Need an FR fastener with adhesive?

Halco Hook & Loop comes in Flame Retardant Sew-on and  Flame Retardant Adhesive Type 9. The High Temp adhesive backing bonds aggressively to a variety of substrates. 

 
Die Cutting & Converting 

Customization at the source reduces time and cost. Halco provides Tier 1 and 2 suppliers with FR Hook & Loop in die cut shapes, kiss cuts/pre-cut lengths and custom prefabricated straps. It can also be slit to any width.

 
Innovation Never Stops 

Safety and reliability are of course key and at Halco we continue to develop new solutions as technology & regulations drive changes in manufacturing. Whether you are interested in cost savings, product specs or custom solutions you can be assured that Halco will provide the highest quality and performance materials you demand.

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