Refractory Anchors


InsulTwist Refractory Anchor Cup Lock

What is a Refractory Anchor?

Refractory Anchors are manufactured Ceramic, Inconel, stainless steel, and other alloy fasteners that anchor a variety of high temperature linings, blankets, boards, and modules. Its utility is to secure or fasten those materials to line the inside of process equipment and furnaces.  Some examples of refractory anchors include: Insul Twist, CupLocks, and a multitude of Y and V shaped anchors.

How do you use Insul Twist and Cup Locks?

Just as the names imply, they twist and lock. This is done by welding the InsulTwist to the interior layers of a furnace or equipment. After the blanket insulation is added ontop of the secured Insul Twist, it meets the CupLock which is pressed in the insulation and twisted to lock in place to protect the inconel or stainless steel fastener from the heat utilizing its insulation properties. See the Cuplock Utility Illustration for a visual reprisentation.

What is an Insul Twist Refractory Anchor?

Insul Twists Anchors are made from 601 inconel, 304SS, 310SS, or 316SS (Stainless Steel) and are made with a unique ridge locking system that works in tandem with the Ceramic CupLocks or Anchor Washers. In order to secure Insul Twist Studs properly they must be welded to the base or frame.

Benefits

  • Custom Sizing
  • Inconel or Stainless Steel
  • Sturdy and Strong
  • Clean Surface
InsulTwist Refractory Anchor Cup Lock

Applications

  • Aids in insulation locking

Useful Charts

InsulTwist Schematic

InsulTwist Refractory Anchor Cup Lock

InsulTwist Utility Illustration

InsulTwist Refractory Anchor Cup Lock

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What are CupLocks?

Cuplocks are one of the many variations of attatchment options for aiding in anchoring lining to high temperature process equipment and furnaces. Cuplocks are comprised of For the most effective results, Ceramaterials Moldable Mix should be used to help seal the inner core of the CupLock and any other unsealed areas. They are normally used on blanket material with a 4 inch thickness or thicker as the cuplock compresses the blanket down.

Benefits

  • Provides Insulation
  • High Strength
  • Consistency in Shape
  • Clean Surface
  • Allows higher temperature heats
InsulTwist Refractory Anchor Cup Lock

Applications

  • Insulation for non insulated fasteners
  • Ceramic Ovens

Useful Charts

CupLock Schematic

InsulTwist Refractory Anchor Cup Lock

CupLock Utility Illustration

InsulTwist Refractory Anchor Cup Lock

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Downloadables

CupLock Order Form

What are Rod and Nut Anchors?

Rod and Nut Anchors are one of the many variations of attatchment options for aiding in anchoring lining to high temperature process equipment and furnaces. Rod and Nut sets consist of threaded rods, washers, and nuts. They are normally used on ceramic board material with a 2 inch thickness or thicker.

Benefits

  • Provides a sturdy restraint
  • High Strength
  • Consistency in Shape
  • Clean Surface
  • Allows higher temperature heats
InsulTwist Refractory Anchor Cup Lock

Applications

  • Insulation for non insulated fasteners
  • Ceramic Ovens

Useful Charts

Rod and Nut Schematic Coming Soon

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Rod and Nut Utility Illustration

InsulTwist Refractory Anchor Cup Lock

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