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Barrier Material Specifications

Heavy 10oz. cotton duck treated with permanent, paraffin-based finish, (16 oz. after treatment). Repels water and resists mildew. CPAI-84 approved for flame resistance. Olive green color.

Resists fire, water, oil, mildew and most acids. Very tear resistant. CFM approved. Safety yellow color. (Other colors available: white—2W, gray—2G and black— 2BK).

Resists fire, water, oil, mildew and most acids. Very tear resistant. CFM approved. Forest green color. (Other colors available: blue—3B and red—3R).

See-thru tinted PVC specially formulated to block light at harmful wavelengths. Helps minimize hazards from distracting glare. CFM approved. Dark gray color.

See-thru tinted PVC. The orange tint combines high visibility with optical safety. CFM approved. Orange color. (Other colors available: blue—5B and green—5G).

Rugged tinted PVC in a .040″ thickness for durability and long life. CFM approved. Orange color.

See-thru tinted PVC. This popular high visibility shade is recommended for light-duty optical protection. CFM approved. Amber/yellow color.

Great for dust or draft curtains or where full visibility is needed for an enclosure. Used for all GlideWall® partition windows. Not designed for welding. CFM approved. Clear color.

.020″ thickness with excellent clarity and durability. Not designed for welding. CFM approved. Clear color.

Great for areas where static build-up could be harmful. Contains UV inhibitor. Clear PVC with black electro-conductive hive pattern for excellent anti-static effect.

Resists acids, fire, mildew and oil. Meets OSHA requirements for marking physical hazards. CFM approved. Safety yellow and black stripes, reverse side solid black.

Excellent material for thermal isolation of large areas without blocking light. Tear resistant. CFM approved. Used for all Environmental Series Partitions. Off-white color.

Same heavy-duty material as our popular Flex-Vue™ welding strip curtains, in a 48″ width. Great for filtering out all dangerous ultra-violet light when arc welding. CFM approved. Bronze color.

Recommended for general purpose welding blankets, screens and stress relief. Temperature applications to 1000° F. Heat treated. CFM approved. Off-white color.

Sheds metal spatter up to 2300° F. in vertical position. Very resistant to most chemicals. Not designed for stress relief. Recommended for heavy-duty curtains and screens. Light green color.

Heat reflective 1 mil. aluminum laminated to one side of heat-treated fiberglass. Reflects 99% of infrared heat. Constant temperature exposure to 1000° F. Recommended for heat curtains and screens. Silver/beige color.

Durable general purpose replacement material. Withstands extreme abuse and provides excellent horizontal slag protection. Black color.

Highest temperature protection available! Protects up to 3000 ° F. Recommended for horizontal slag protection, welding cloths, stress relief and oven or furnace curtains. Tan color.

Combines the physical durability of a neoprene-coated fabric with the economy of a standard fiberglass fiberglass fabric. Coated on one side. Gold color.

Special high temperature, flame-retardant silicone improves resistance to abrasion, flexing, tearing and punctures. Water, oil and chemical resistant. Suitable for outdoor use. Excellent for vertical curtains and screens. Meets Military Spec C-20079G for flame resistance. Gray color.

How to Measure/Order

  • Select the type of system required: Ventilator Series, Super-Vision, Weld-Vision, Privacy or Environmental Series Partitions.
  • Measure the area to partition or enclose. Layouts can be a straight run, two-, three-, or four-sided or multi-station partition. An extra 10% partition width is added in the factory for drape.
  • Determine the height and order partition system to exact height required. (Normal tolerance is +/- 1″). Because floors are not always even, take measurement from highest point of floor. Factory deducts 2″ from partition height to allow for track and rollers on systems.
  • Select desired colors. Super-Vision & Weld-Vision are supplied with one color below the see-through section and another color above the see-through section. Available in 14 mil thick vinyl fabric. Privacy Series is supplied in 14 mil solid color vinyl fabric (no see-thru section). Environmental Series is supplied in 22 mil, translucent, of-white reinforced vinyl fabric only.
  • Select desired hanging or mounting method. Standard mounting is for suspension from chain. Hardware can also be supplied for threaded rod, flush-to-ceiling or wall mount, at no additional charge. “C” clamps and free-standing floor mount available for an additional charge.

Singer Safety Company’s knowledgeable staff can assist you in solving specific or unusual in-plant safety and noise problems. We can recommend the right combination of standard products or design a custom solution.

Barriers should be selected according to the safety needs of the application. The chart below lists the safety properties of all barriers offered by Singer Safety Company.
Click here to view popular barrier selections

Safeguarding Your Workplace

Loud industrial noise is a major safety issue for many different kinds of workplaces. Singer Safety Company provides Sound Stopper Noise Control Systems to help lessen the sound levels in your gymnasium, church, warehouse, aircraft hangar, marine dock, auto repair center, or distribution center. Choose from our modular acoustic screens, ceiling baffles, quilted fiberglass panels, acoustic foams, and more to control dangerous loud noise in your facility.

  • Our modular acoustic screens are versatile barriers used to isolate noise and protect workers in close proximity to each other and protect them from hearing damage. Our clients love these products as a space-saver in their facilities.
  • Our ceiling baffles add additional noise control when used in conjunction with other Sound Stopper products and can reduce reverberant noise in large rooms like studios, churches, or gymnasium, or noisy sections of plant floors.
  • Our acoustic foams provide excellent noise absorption in the mid-to-high range and come in both convoluted and flat surfaces. These foams are commonly used to line machine or equipment surfaces, guards, enclosures, walls, and doors to absorb noise from industrial operations.

Industrial curtains are designed to help you create partitioned areas in a warehouse, manufacturing plant, or any other kind of industrial space. Our GlideWall Track and Roller System combines high-quality GlideWall vinyl noise curtains with our expertly engineered easy gliding track system. Singer Safety’s industrial curtains provide the maximum utility workstation and utilize space in the best possible way in any kind of industrial setting. Our clients love the flexibility and versatility that our industrial curtains provide, because they can be moved accordingly as your needs and industrial spaces change.

Most recently, our industrial curtains have been used by many businesses across the country to protect and distance workers from each other in an effort to safeguard against the transmission of COVID-19.

There are a number of additional applications for our industrial curtains, including in manufacturing and industrial plants, storage facilities and garages, medical and pharmaceutical cleaning barriers, wood working, wash bays and cleaning areas, and more. Plus, industrial curtains help increase productivity, conserve energy, create privacy, contain environmental hazards, and create an overall safer work environment for your business. Singer Safety Company’s industrial curtains are the best on the market today.

Vinyl, PVC and plastic strip doors provide easy access and visibility while also preserving energy, reducing noise, and enhancing safety. Vinyl strip doors are frequently used for separating areas within warehouses and providing protection from sparks and ultraviolet in welding areas to improve workplace safety. They are also effective noise control barriers. Add vinyl strip doors to your workplace in order to increase safety and productivity. The best part about vinyl strip doors is that they save you money on heating, cooling, and refrigeration costs in your shipping and storage areas.

Welding is a dangerous undertaking and can result in injuries for both welders and bystanders. Luckily, welding and safety screens provide safety and protection for workers during a variety of manufacturing operations like welding, grinding, and cutting. Our screens create a safety barrier between the welding operations and other workers and bystanders. They are a simple and versatile way to improve your workplace’s safety. Our welding screens come in a variety of sizes with three different styles, six different materials, and a variety of colors to meet your needs. You can trust our welding and safety screens to keep your employees and everyone else in your workplace free from the dangers welding presents.

If the worst does happen, fire safety equipment helps you locate life-saving tools quickly, even in large industrial settings. It can be difficult to spot fire safety equipment during the panic of an emergency. Our fire covers and blankets are made of vinyl-coated flame resistant nylon to keep safety equipment clean and its fluorescent orange color enhances its visibility for everyone in the area in case of an emergency. Our fire safety equipment products also meet OSHA’s color requirements.

Automotive curtain systems provide a completely enclosed, yet see-through workstation that is there when you need it and glides easily out of the way when you don’t. These products save tons of money for auto, truck, and aircraft shop operations. It keeps dust, water spray, and grinding and cutting sparks out of the painting area. Our automotive curtain systems make spot-painting, base coating, and final clean-up operations more efficient. They also keep detailing and prep areas clean and dust-free. Save yourself space, time, and money with automotive curtain systems for your auto shop, auto dealership, or auto detailing center.

Curtain Colors & Sizes

Singer Safety’s custom curtains made in heights up to 100′ and in any width and layout

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Tan -14, 18 oz

black

Black -14, 18, 22 oz

Screenshot blue

Blue -14, 18, 22 oz

Screenshot gray

Grey -14, 18, 22 oz

green

Forest Green -14, 18, 22 oz

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Maroon -14, 18, 22 oz

red

Red -14, 18, 22 oz

white

White -14, 18, 22 oz

Screenshot yellow

Yellow -14, 18, 22 oz

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  • 14, 18 or 22 oz. vinyl coated polyester fabric with or without 20 or 40 mil clear PVC window section
  • Curtains meet NFPA 701 & California State Fire Marshall Standards
  • Double Lock Stitching with mildew/rot resistant thread.
  • Finished Edges with 2″ Industrial Strength Velcro for attaching to adjacent curtains
  • Fully enclosed, sewn in, galvanized chain or rope in the bottom hem for motion reduction
  • Resistant to most chemicals
  • Separates conflicting tasks within work environments
  • Quickly creates privacy areas
  • Improves working conditions
  • Easily slides out of the way when not needed
  • Helps to control contaminants, temperature, odors, sound and light
  • Easy to install, clean and replace
  • Eliminates costly brick and mortar permanent type walls
  • Five-year warranty on curtain/Lifetime warranty on all hardware
  • Warehouse Separation
  • Manufacturing & Assembly Plants
  • Schools
  • Auto Body Repair Shops
  • Offices
  • Restaurants
  • Storage Facilities
  • Temporary Warehouses
  • Garages
  • Retail

Singer Safety Co. warrants its Glidewall Track and Roller Partition Systems to be free from defects in materials, workmanship and from deficiency under normal use to the following extent: In the event defects in workmanship or materials are reported to Singer Safety Co. within 90 days from date of purchase (proof of purchase required), the Company will repair or replace, at its option, such defects or products to eliminate the defect. Life time warranty on all track and roller hardware.

THERE ARE NO OTHER WARRANTIES, EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY SET FORTH ABOVE, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED.

FAQ

1. How long has Singer Safety Company been in business?
Singer Safety was established in 1950 and has maintained national recognition for its excellence in industrial safety and barrier protection products.

2. How are shipping costs determined?
Shipping prices are evaluated based on weight of material and location, and shipping method.

3. What are your return, refund, and freight policy?
View our Terms and Policy.

5. What are your Missing or Wrong Content terms?
View our Terms & Conditions.

1. What are the reasons/benefits of installing strip doors?
The main reasons why companies install strip doors are to save energy, climate control, dust control, machine protection and welding flash protection.

2. What Chemicals are PVC Strips resistant to?
Resistance
E = Excellent
G = Good
F = Fair
N = Not Recommended

This information, based on experience to date, is believed to be reliable. It is intended as a guide for use at your own discretion and risk. All indications refer to room temperature.

*Table courtesy of JENSEN INERT PRODUCTS, INC.

Chemical PVC Chemical PVC
Acetaldehyde G n-Heptane F
Acetamide N Hexane G
Acetic Acid, 5% E Hydrochloric Acid, 1-5% E
Acetic Acid, 50% E Hydrochloric Acid, 35% G
Acetone E Hydrofluoric Acid, 4% G
Aluminum Hydroxide E Hydrofluoric Acid, 48% G
Ammonia E Hydrogen E
Ammonium Hydroxide E Hydrogen Peroxide E
Ammonium Oxalate E
n-Amyl Acetate F Chemical PVC
Amyl Chloride N Isopropyl Acetate N
Aniline N Isopropyl Benzene N
Kerosene E
Chemical PVC Lactic Acid, 3% G
Benzaldehyde N Lactic Acid, 85% G
Benzene N
Benzoic Acid, Sat. E Chemical PVC
Benzyl Acetate F Magnesium Salts E
Boric Acid E Methoxyethyl Oleate N
Bromine G Methyl Ethyl Ketone N
Bromobenzene F Methyl Isobutyl Ketone N
n-Butyl Acetate N Methyl Propyl Ketone N
sec-Butyl Alcohol G Methylene Chloride N
Butyric Acid G
Chemical PVC
Chemical PVC Nitric Acid, 50% G
Calcium Hypochlorite G Nitric Acid, 70% F
Carbazole N Nitrobenzene N
Carbon Disulfide N n-Octane F
Carbon Tetrachloride G Orange Oil F
Chlorine E
Chloroacetic Acid F Chemical PVC
Chloroform N Perchloric Acid G
Chromic Acid E Perchloroethylene N
Citric Acid G Phenol, Crystals F
Cresol N Phosphoric Acid, 1-5% E
Cyclohexane G Phosphoric Acid, 85% E
Potassium Hydroxide E
Chemical PVC Propane Gas E
Decalin E Propylene Glycol F
o-Dichlorobenzene G Propylene Oxide� F
p-Dichlorobenzene N
Diethyl Benzene N Chemical PVC
Diethyl Ether F Resorcinol F
Diethyl Ketone N Salicylaldehyde F
Diethyl Malonate G Sulfuric Acid, 1-6% E
Dimethyl Formamide F Sulfuric Acid, 20% E
Sulfuric Acid, 60% E
Chemical PVC Sulfuric Acid, 98% N
Ether F Sulfur Dioxide, Liq. F
Ethyl Acetate F Sulfur Salts N
Ethyl Benzene N
Ethyl Benzoate N Chemical PVC
Ethyl Butyrate N Tartaric Acid E
Ethyl Chloride, Liquid N Tetrahydrofuran N
Ethyl Cyanoacetate NF Thionyl Chloride N
Ethyl Lactate F Toluene F
Ethylene Chloride N Trichloroethane N
Ethylene Glycol E Trichloroethylene N
Ethylene Oxide F Turpentine G
Vinylidene Chloride N
Chemical PVC Xylene N
Fluorine N Zinc Salts/Stearate E
Formic Acid, 50% G
Formic Acid, 90-100% F
Fuel Oil E
Gasoline G
Glycerine E

3. Do I have enough Acorn nuts to cover my strip kit?
You should have acorn nuts for every other stud or 3 per foot.

4. What size are the holes that are punched in the PVC Strips?
3/8″

5. Is the material flame resistant?
Yes; it is California State Fire Marshall Certified.

6. Are custom sizes available?
Yes; please contact our sales department for custom orders and availability.

1. What are the reasons/benefits to installing a Glide Wall system?
The Glide Wall system increases productivity, conserves energy, creates privacy, and maximizes usable floor space by allowing activities to be located in close proximity to areas requiring a clean environment or partition.

2. What type of information do I need to place an order?
Dimensions of the total area, how you plan to mount the track, what type of system do you require.

3. What type of options are there for mounting the glidewall system?
There are three types of standard mounting options; flush to ceiling (directly to ceiling) threaded rod suspended (suspended with threaded rod to be purchased separately from a local hardware perhaps) or chain suspended (suspended with chain to be purchased separately from your local hardware store). Other options include: Free Standing, I-Beam connectors, and wall connectors.

4. Can Singer Safety help me design a custom solution?
Our knowledgeable sales staff can assist you in solving specific or unusual in-plant, safety and noise problems. We can recommend the right combination amoung our standard products, or we’ll design custom solutions that fit your particular needs. The best part of our custom solutions? We do not charge any custom charges. You pay for the material and labor involved, and nothing more. No custom charges at Singer Safety Company.

1. What type of material do you sell for noise control applications?
Singer Safety sells a variety of roll good products available for do-it-yourself projects that meet any noise protection need, as well as standard products that are available for certain applications, including portable modular screens, suspended wall panels, Baffles, and custom sizes are also available.

2. Is there a minimum order for any noise control material products and do you manufacture on site?
There is no minimum order and every custom order is made on site in our manufacturing facility.

3. What are the standard sizes for noise control panels?
The standard size for panels is 48″W x (4′, 6′, 8′ or 10′ H)

4. What are the differences in thickness for the noise control panels?
There are four different thicknesses:
1. Nominal 1″ Single faced (for wall blankets)
2. Nominal 1″ Double faced
3. Nominal 2″ Double faced (for use as an absorber)
4. Nominal 2″ Double faced material with 1lb./sq. ft. barrier septum(combination, barrier / absorber heaviest curtain 1.5PSF)

1. What type of welding materials do you sell?
Singer Safety Company offers a variety of welding curtain products to increase safety for in-plant welding areas.
Seven TEMP/TEX materials are available, for continuous coverage from 300 degrees Fahrenheit to 1800 degrees Fahrenheit. These materials can be made as screens, curtains or blankets.

2. What are the most popular welding blanket materials?
The two most popular welding blanket materials available are: TEMP/TEX 14 twill-weave fiberglass for continuous protection up to 1000 degrees Fahrenheit, or TEMP/TEX 19 neoprene-coated fiberglass, for continuous protection up to 300 degrees Fahrenheit.

1. Do your fire equipment covers and first aid blankets meet OSHA requirements?
Yes, all of Singer Safety’s fire equipment covers and first aid blankets are OSHA compliant.

2. Where are first aid blankets most commonly used?
Outdoor jobs, fire trucks, police cars, utility work trucks, first-aid stations, institutions, schools, hospitals, and ambulances.

1. How do I become a distributor of Singer Safety Products?
Simply print and fill out this credit application and fax to (773) 235-0363 along with your company’s certificate of resale.

2. What are your shipping options for distributors?
For shipping under 150 lbs we use UPS Ground, anything oversized in a box will go LTL and freight companies will be determined based on route and weight unless otherwise specified.

3. What are your return policies for distributors?
All custom products require signed approval and are non returnable.

4. Is there a minimum order and what are payment terms?
There is no minimum order. Payment terms are available upon review of a credit application, otherwise we require Credit Card for first time buyers.

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