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Old 03-01-2014, 10:45 PM   #1
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Default Advice on Armaflex insulating for fermenters?

I'm at the point of insulating my fermenters.....but when I look at my rather stiff, rectangular sheets of insulation, I'm having a hard time envisioning them wrapped around my fermenters.

Is there any advice you can offer to an insulating newbie?

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Old 03-01-2014, 11:13 PM   #2
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Armaflex will actually age, becoming stiff and brittle. Also the thicker the sheets the harder it is to use as a wrap.

What you can do is cut triangle shaped sections out so the sheet can curl easier

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It's definitely not brittle, but the 1.5" stuff I have is NOT a fan of bending! Triangles is an interesting concept!

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