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IGS-1000 at IGS Industries

IGS-1000 is a moist, hand-applied pack used as a heat shield and heat sink for protecting sensitive parts when welding, soldering, or brazing. IGS-1000 provides an insulating, fireproof cover, and it acts as a heat sink by soaking up conducted or radiated heat. IGS-1000 protects against flame damage, welding splash, melting, and heat distortion.

Typical Applications:

  • Isolates plumbing joints.
  • Protects painted surfaces during welding or soldering
  • Protects adjacent rubber or plastic joints in plumbing copper to PVC transitions
  • Used to isolate joints during plumbing assembly.
  • Protects wire insulation and delicate parts during welding, soldering, or brazing.
  • Protects delicate, coated, or machined parts during repair work.
  • Used as a “dam” in soldering or casting babbitt bearings.


  • Safe, non-toxic formula
  • Quick and easy to use
  • Cleans up with water
  • Completely non-flashing and non-burning
  • IGS-1000 is not classified as a hazardous material and is able to be shipped worldwide by any means.
  • IGS-1000 is available through our Just-In-Time shipping program.


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