New High-Temperature Strong Aerogels Commercially Available
Aerogel Technologies has released a new high-temperature, high-strength machinable aerogel material called Airloy X114 which is stable up to 300°C and has the strength and durability of a plastic but is three times lighter. They’re apparently good at sound damping too. Aerogel Technologies says applications include insulating engine compartments, ovens,, and rocket parts. Samples of Airloy X114 are available for purchase on BuyAerogel.com.