Why You Should Invest in a Turbo Blanket and the Benefits of Using a Turbo Blanket

What is a turbo blanket? A turbo blanket is a heat protection blanket that prevents and isolates heat from your turbocharger. Turbo blankets not only control the heat being produced from your turbocharger, they also prevent heat damage and potential ignition from damaging anything surrounding your turbocharger. Turbo blankets are extremely beneficial to the safety …

Should I Use Heat Wrap Tape for My Motorcycle Exhaust? The Pros and Cons of Heat Wrapping Tape for Motorcycle Exhausts

Most fear the potential damage of their motorcycle if they do choose to heat wrap their exhaust. However, there are many benefits by choosing exhaust wrap for your motorcycle that could, in turn, preserve the appearance and function of your motorcycle in the long-term. Below are some pros of heat wrapping your motorbike exhaust: Reduced …

Firstly, what sort of heat do you have? Conduction, convection or radiated heat?

We are often asked for a solution to a heat problem and the first thing we think about is whether the problem is caused by conduction, convection or radiation. We will try to keep this simple. Conduction is the transfer of heat energy by direct contact. Convection is caused by heat transfer within a fluid …

Should My Exhaust Wrap or New Turbo Blanket Smoke on First Start-Up

The short answer is yes. Most fibreglass and basalt insulation products will emit some smoke during their first heat cycle. During the production process for glass fibre fabrics, binders or specially formulated starches are used to lubricate the fibres and hold them in their woven pattern. When subject to high temperatures these starches or binders …