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An article that may be employed to protect a substrate by wrapping the article around the substrate. The article comprises a flexible matrix which is composed of a first material and comprises a plurality of open interstices, the interstices having an average volume of less than 0.01 inch.sup.3 ; and an impregnant which is composed of a second material which has a cone penetration value of 100 to 350 (10.sup.-1 mm) and an ultimate elongation of at least 200%, and comprises a plurality of interconnected segments which lie within the interstices of the matrix. The matrix and the impregnant are such that, when the article is stretched, the matrix reaches its ultimate elongation before the impregnant reaches its ultimate elongation.

Title
Article for protection of a substrate
Application Number
507435
Publication Number
4865905
Application Date
December 9, 1988
Publication Date
September 12, 1989
Inventor
William D Uken
Fremont
CA, US
Agent
Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis
Assignee
Raychem Corporation
CA, US
IPC
H02G 13/02
H01B 13/00
B32B 3/02
B32B 1/04
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