Specifications & Standards

FlameShield™ Pure Silicone Tape meets many or
all of the specifications of the following standards:
MIL-I-46852, MIL A-A-59163, ASTM D412, ASTM D 119, ASTM D150, ASTM D624, ASTM D2148, ASTM D2240.

FlameShield™ Pure Silicone Tape may also be certified to the following upon request (fees apply):
MIL-I-46852C Type I & II, A-A-59163 Type I & II, MIL-I-22444C, Boeing DMS2186 Type I & II, Lockheed Martin MMS J517 & 5-00857, General Electric A50A493 / A50E112 / P5384, Rohr RMS315, FAR 25.853, UL / CSA.

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The proprietary silicone formulation provides optimal thermal dispersion & contains
no flammable dyes.
Storage & Shelf Life

FlameShield™ Pure Silicone Tape should be stored at room temperatue (70°F) and between 30 to 50% relative humidity.  Storage at over 125°F can result in a reduction of bond strength and adhesion when used. Shelf life is recommended at 4 years from batch date on packaging.
High-Temperature Aviation Silicone Tape
    Specifications for FlameGuard™
Triangular Profile Silicone Tape
(MIL-I-46852 Type II & A-A-59163 Type II)
Property Standard Test Result
or Tolerance
Test Method
Thickness: ABST-16 .020" (20 mil) Centre +/- .002"  
Width:        ABST-16 1.00" +/- .020"  
Length 36 feet +/- 6.00"  
Colour Oxide Red or Black N/A  
Guideline Color Blue N/A  
Operating Temperature -60ºC to +260ºC
-76ºC to +500ºF
Shipping Weight: ABST-16 140g / 5oz    
Brittle Temperature -65ºC / -85ºF    
Interleave Material .002" thick Mylar    
Tensile Strength 700 psi (minimum) 1100 ASTM D412 / D119
Dielectric Strength 400 V/mil (.001") 575 MIL-I-46852
MIL A-A-59163
ASTM D-149
Dielectric Constant   2.94 @ 1KHz ASTM D150
Resistance   3 x 1014 ohms/cm3 MIL-I-46852
Elongation 300% (minimum) 700 ASTM D412 / D119
Tear Strength 85 psi (minimum) 146 ASTM D624
Bond Strength (1" width) 2 lbs (minimum) 5.5 MIL-I-46852
ASTM D2148
Adhesion Shall not unwind more
than 1.0" after 3 minutes
with 600g load
0.12" ASTM D2148
Inclined Mandrel Tack Test (inch)   0.25 ASTM D2148
Water Absorption (by wt) 3% (maximum) 0.9% MIL-I-46852
Dissipation Factor   <0.0004 @ 1 KHz ASTM D150
Hardness, durometer
Shore A
55-65 55 ASTM D2148
ASTM D2240
Aviation Silicone Tape is
Self-Fusing / Self-Bonding
and non-flammable.
FlameShield™ Avionics
Silicone Tape is available
in a 1" / 25mm and
1.5" / 37mm width.
Each roll contains
432" / 36' / 10.9m of tape.
FlameShield™ Aviation Silicone Tape
for Aviation & Avionics Wiring Use.
Non-flammable & self-extinguishing.
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We Accept:
Type I is $34.71 per roll
Type II is $33.80 per roll

$6.00 per roll
$10.00 per lot / batch

Available in Oxide-Red and Black
Contact us for volume
discounts when
purchasing 10 rolls
or more
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