flangeDOTS® +VCI – Self Adhesive Flange Protection
flangeDOTS® are adhesive flange protectors that hold up to the most aggressive blast medias. They also keep unwanted contamination out of all your piping components. flangeDOTS®+VCI can be installed and removed quickly. And there's more!
They have a water-based adhesive that is safe to use on all grades of steel and specialty metals including stainless steel. They are precision cut to fit the raised face surface and give you a clean paint edge. And there is just one more thing, we have added a VCI additive to the adhesive to keep the flange face from rusting.
Beneficial for short-term storage, we believe flangeDOTS® +VCI are the most effective adhesive flange protector on the market today. These self adhesive protectors can be used for long-term preservation but they must be combined with our flangeBUMPERS and multiNUTS to create an air-tight, water-tight seal on the flange face.
Here are a few benefits to using flangeDOTS® +VCI:
- 3 in1 Self-adhesive protection
- Protects against flange damage
- Provides Flange face corrosion protection
- Provides cleanliness protection
- Safe for stainless steel and specialty metals (Low Chloride)
- VCI additive prevents Flange face corrosion (Secret Sauce)
- Leaves No Adhesive Behind – No Clean-up required
- Can be used during long-term Indoor or short-term Outdoor Storage
- Mylar backer wont tear on removal
- Available in sizes from ½”-120” in all pressure classes
- flangeDOTS+VCI 36” and below fit all pressure classes
- Part of a patented preservation system (Long-Term Storage Option)
Before using our flangeDOTS+VCI…Clean, Inspect, Protect
- Clean flange face
- Inspect flange face using P3-GIT
- Apply P3 flangeDOT+VCI