Weight Weight
7.0 oz./sq. yd
Strength Strength
Application Application
Proximity Gear
Made in the USA Made in the USA
Blend Blend
PBI/Para Aramid on Gentex® Aluminized Fabric 
Certification Certification
NFPA 1971-2007 


Radiant heat is a major component of a fire and it is the heat that is first encountered by a firefighter. Gentex 1098 Dual Mirror Aluminized Fabric infused with PBI is specifically designed to be lightweight and flexible and provide the firefighter with the ultimate protection against fires, which generate high levels of radiant heat.


Field proven for over fifty years, Gentex delivers the most durable aluminized fabrics in the industry. Each roll of Gentex Dual Mirror Aluminized Fabric is thoroughly tested and provides uncompromising function, appearance, and superior performance even in the most demanding applications.

GENTEX 1098 offers:

  • Gentex’s unique five-layer structure for maximum reflectivity and durability
  • The most efficient high temperature barrier material on the market
  • 95% heat reflectance