GarCo Manufacturing Co., Inc.

A Material Solutions Company

Custom & Kiln Car Seals

Davlyn Custom and Kiln Car Seals are constructed of high-quality, knitted Type E fiberglass with a Type 304 stainless steel wire jacket for enhanced abrasion resistance and service longevity and are individually designed and manufactured to meet the specific requirements of each individual application. 

May 10, 2021

Silco Shield® Fireblanket

Silco Shield® Fire blanket is designed to provide protection from the hazards of high heat, sparks and flame, helping to protect both employees and equipment.

May 10, 2021

Hydrowick®

Davlyn’s patented Hydrowick® drainage solution is designed to remove excess water with minimal surface disruption where standing or ponding water is a common problem such as athletic fields, golf courses, and lawns.  

May 10, 2021

Fiberglass Tadpole Gaskets

Davlyn’s tadpole gaskets are made from Type E Fiberglass & Type 304 Stainless Steel which are durable and easily withstand high heat temperatures. These tadpole gaskets are often used in commercial, industrial, residential, fireplaces etc.

May 10, 2021

Fiberglass Wrap Tape

Davlyn offers a variety of fiberglass tape (wrap) products, knitted from the highest quality fiberglass yarns.

May 10, 2021

Silco Tape®

Silco Tape® is a high-grade silicone coated knitted fiberglass tape which provides enhanced thermal insulating performance while protecting the underlying fiberglass tape from oils and other contaminants, as well as molten metal splash. 

May 10, 2021

Silco Rope®

Silco Rope® is a silicone rope produced by coating our high-quality fiberglass rope with a layer of high-grade silicone elastomer, providing enhanced sealing performance, with the additional benefit of protecting the underlying fiberglass rope from oils and other contaminants. 

May 10, 2021

Fiberglass Rope

Davlyn offers a variety of Fiberglass Rope products, constructed of high-quality Type E Fiberglass yarns, knitted into both soft and dense rope forms.

May 10, 2021

Basalt Rope

Knitted Basalt Rope provides excellent thermal and abrasion resistance and can be constructed in a variety of soft or dense forms, each providing unique physical characteristics and seal performance.

May 10, 2021

Basalt Tape

Basalt Tape is constructed from high quality basalt fibers, making it more durable than fiberglass or carbon fiber tapes and ideally suited for exhaust wraps.

May 10, 2021

Basalt Sleeves

Davlyn’s Basalt Sleeve provides an exceptional combination of enhanced heat resistance, thermal performance, and durability while being environmentally friendly, 100% recyclable, and non-hazardous.

May 10, 2021

Fiberglass Sleeves

Davlyn Fiberglass Sleeves are constructed with high-quality Type E fiberglass and provide the highest level of thermal performance, rated for 1000°F (540°C).

May 10, 2021

Silco Shield® Firesleeve with Hook & Loop Closure

Silco Shield® Firesleeve with Hook & Loop Closure is designed to protect hoses and cables from the hazards of high heat and occasional flame, while allows for easy repair of existing installations with minimal labor and downtime.

May 10, 2021

Silco Sleeve® Firesleeve

Silco Sleeve® firesleeve is designed to protect hoses, wires and cables from the hazards of intense heat and occasional direct flame.

May 10, 2021

Custom Solutions

Darco Southern is a leader in providing custom solutions to meet your thermal protection and industrial gasket requirements, utilizing a wide variety of special materials and coatings (such as fiberglass, silica, ceramic, basalt, PTFE, silicone, vermiculite) and more to provide you with products that are sure to meet your requirements and specifications.

May 7, 2021

Compression Packing

The oldest and most common mean of controlling fluid loss in mechanical equipment is compression packing made from relatively soft, pliant materials. 

May 7, 2021

Industrial Gaskets

Darco Southern is a premier manufacturer of industrial gasket products providing high temperature thermal and protective sealing solutions globally.

May 7, 2021

Tadpole Tapes & Gaskets

Tadpole Gaskets are designed to provide high temperature thermal seals in industrial, laboratory, commercial and industrial ovens and dryers. 

May 7, 2021

Needled Blankets

Darco Southern offers three types of needled blankets providing thermal insulation and protection at high temperatures while offering excellent resistance to most acids, alkalis and solvents.

May 7, 2021

High Temperature Ropes

Darco Southern offers a variety of fiberglass, silica and ceramic rope products including custom rope solutions.

May 7, 2021

High Temperature Tape

Darco Southern offers a variety of premium and industrial grade fiberglass,  silicone-coated fiberglass, silica, ceramic and basalt tape products, each offering unique unique physical characteristics and sealing performance.  

May 7, 2021

High Temperature Sleeve

Darco Southern offers a variety of high temperature sleeve products; each providing unique physical characteristics and sealing performance.

May 7, 2021

High Temperature Cloth

Darco Southern offers a variety of Fiberglass (Tetraglas®), Silica (Tetraglas 3000®), Ceramic, Fireblanket (Silco Shield®), and Tacky Cloth (Tetraglas-T® 500) cloths, each with unique physical characteristics and protection from heat and fire as well as resistance to acids and alkalis.

May 7, 2021

Material Solutions

GarCo offers development and fabrication services for custom applications. If you have a development project, GarCo has your solution.

April 30, 2019

Thermoglass™ Flat Knitted Tape

Amatex ThermoglassTM flat knitted tapes employs a unique knitted construction that offers specific advantages over woven tape in certain applications. Knit tape is easy to wrap, very flexible causing little buckling and due to its construction it is very durable under abrasive conditions.

April 30, 2019

Thermoglass™Square Knitted Rope & Knitted Tape

Amatex Thermoglass knitted ropes are made in numerous sizes and densities to meet most end uses. If you require a compressible rope with good elastic properties or if you require a denser rope for a firmer seal, we can fill your needs. Knitted tapes are used for sealing flat surfaces and as gaskets on stove windows. Square Ropes are specialty products for special end uses. 

April 30, 2019

Thermoglass™ Woven Window Gaskets

Amatex ThermoglassTM woven gasket of high quality designed for accurate fit. Available in plain white, black graphite finish, and with pressure sensitive adhesive backing.

April 30, 2019

Thermoglass™ Channel & Tadpole Window Gaskets

Amatex ThermoglassTM high quality gaskets are designed for accurate fit. They are made in a variety of widths and thicknesses , and in natural white or black graphite to meet any window sealing need.

April 30, 2019

Basalt Tape

Basalt, an igneous rock with origins to molten lava, is spun into fibers and assembled as yarns that are expertly woven into Amatex Basalt Fiber Tape. These tapes take advantage … Continue reading

March 14, 2017

Aramid Twisted Rope

Twisted strands of soft, pliable Norfab fibers (wicking) provide a general utility product with varied industry applications. It makes excellent packing for steam valves, and metal wipe in tinning and … Continue reading

September 14, 2015

Braiding Yarns

Ideal for the wire and cable industry.

September 14, 2015

Aramid Cord

NOR*FAB cord may be used as tie-down cables in motors and generator armatures, for gasketing, for wipes in wire tinning, insulation on glass handling equipment and as seals in metal … Continue reading

September 14, 2015

Aramid Wick

Twisted strands of soft, pliable Norfab fibers (wicking) provide a general utility product with varied industry applications. It makes excellent packing for steam valves, and metal wipe in tinning and … Continue reading

September 14, 2015

Aramid Braided Packing

Made in two types for a variety of industrial applications: braided NOR*FAB jacket over a NOR*FAB cope core for lighter weight, greater flexibility and resiliency or over a fiberglass rope … Continue reading

September 14, 2015

Aramid Sleeving

Braided Sleeving NOR*FAB Series 400 braided sleeving is manufactured in one style and two wall thicknesses. It is made using para-aramid fibers spun over a strong fiberglass core yarn. These … Continue reading

September 14, 2015

CHOICE™ Aluminized Fabrics

The CHOICE™ line of aluminized fabrics meets and exceeds all the key protection standards typically associated with the use of aluminized fabrics for reflection of radiant heat and the shedding … Continue reading

September 14, 2015

Aluminized Aramid Fabrics

Specialty engineered aluminized fabrics for personal protection from: radiant heat, molten metal, flame, high temperature steam, sunlight shielding.

September 14, 2015

Kevlar® Fabric

A Norfab 100% Kevlar® light weight fabric woven in a twill pattern. Applications include safety clothing, aprons, cuffs, sleeves, capes and pockets.

September 14, 2015

DREF Spun Woven Fabric

NorFab Series 400 08PT22 A Norfab woven light weight fabric of Aramid fiber blend over a fiberglass core yarn, wear resist coated. Applications include safety clothing, curtains, heat shields, filtration … Continue reading

September 14, 2015

OMNI Quilt™

07OQ2PB A Norfab high performance thermal liner constructed of three fabric layers quilted in a 2 inch diamond pattern with natural Nomex® thread. The first layer is a blue dyed … Continue reading

September 14, 2015

Industrial Yarns

NOR*FAB industrial yarns are manufactured from a broad range of fiber types and are often supplied as plied yarns ranging from 2 to 8 plies. The yarns listed on this … Continue reading

September 14, 2015

Personal Safety Specialty DREF Corespun Yarns

Producing the finest count corespun yarns available with the DREF system, DREF III yarns are used in fine woven and knitted fabrics for cut protection and thermal insulation. Lightweight NOR*FAB … Continue reading

September 14, 2015

Aramid Tapes

Norfab Series 400 quality tapes are carefully woven and sized using Para-Aramid fibers on fiberglass core yarn. The tapes are then specially inspected, rolled and wrapped to prevent contamination. Applications … Continue reading

September 14, 2015

Silica Cloth

AMATEX Silica cloth is a woven continuous filament amorphous silica fabric. Applications include pad fabrics, expansion joints, valve covers, special curtain materials. Resistant to most chemicals, good thermal protection to … Continue reading

September 9, 2015

Needled Silica Mat

AMA-SILMAT is comprised of an assortment of long glass fibers randomly oriented into a uniform blanket. Applications include insulation matting for high temperature insulation blankets and sound suppression. Available in … Continue reading

September 9, 2015

Thermoglass Braided Sleeving

Thermoglass Braided Sleeving.

September 9, 2015

Thermoglass Wick and Twisted Ropes

AMATEX Thermoglass wick and twisted ropes are made in numerous popular outside diameter sizes to meet most end uses. These products are applied as oven and door seals, thermal insulation, … Continue reading

September 9, 2015

Braided Thermoglass Ropes

Thermoglass braided ropes are made in numerous popular outside diameter sizes to meet most end uses. These products are applied as oven and door seals, thermal insulation, packing channels, boiler … Continue reading

September 9, 2015

Vertex Treated Thermoglass Tape

AMATEX quality tapes are carefully woven and sized using fiberglass yarns. The tapes are then specially treated with “Vertex” which is the AMATEX trade name for high temperature vermiculite coating. Applications … Continue reading

September 2, 2015

Industrial Quality Thermoglass Tape

AMATEX industrial quality tapes are carefully woven and sized using fiberglass yarns. Applications include lagging of all types, pipe insulation wrap, electrical insulation, and thermal insulation. Resistant to most chemicals, … Continue reading

September 2, 2015