In Part 1 of this series, Elasto Proxy explained how exhaust blankets are used with diesel-powered equipment to promote compliance with Tier 4, a rigorous emissions standard from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). Engine insulation alone won’t enable you to meet the EPA’s new requirements, but heat blankets support the use of pollution control technologies in the Tier 4 standard.
By keeping these technologies running smoothly, fleet owners and operators can maximize performance and minimize downtime. Heat blankets aren’t your only aftermarket option, but they offer important advantages over heat shields and exhaust wraps. As a custom fabricator of insulation for the mobile equipment industry, Elasto Proxy can make the heat blankets you need to support Tier 4 compliance. Continue reading