For large and active athletic fields and facilities, our Track Protector is the ideal way to ensure athletes crossing onto the field don’t wear out the track. We offer an exclusive third-generation Track Protector that provides a new level of durability and portability. Add a professional look by fully customizing your protector with your choice of color and branding, via our innovative printing technology.
The 3G Track Protector infuses a more durable three-dimensional continuous nylon filament with our VIPOL® Matrix material providing a better cushion than the current 2G track protector that WON’T STICK TO THE TRACK. It is the next level in all-surface protection!
The 3G Track Protector’s unique design also:
Enka: Three-dimensional matrix manufactured of heavy nylon monofilament fused at their intersections and combined with a “flat” two-dimensional layer on the bottom. 95% of the geomatrix is open and available for the flow of water, air, resin and foam. Weight: 10oz./sq./yd. Thickness 9mm, 80% strength retention.
Vipol® Matrix Mesh: Fabric & Construction: 1,000 denier x 800 denier (18 x 14 ends/inch). 10oz./sq. yd. 78% Shading. Tensile Strength: 360 x 320 lbs.
Perimeter Vinyl: 18oz./sq. yd. fully COATED vinyl on base fabric scrim of 1,000 denier x 1,300 denier polyester. Fabric meets following tests: Tear Strength Tests: Warp 100 lbs., Fill 100 lbs., Grab Tensile Strength: Warp 410 lbs., Fill 410 lbs., Weft Insertion: 18 x 17. Vinyl compounded with UV inhibitors and mold inhibitors. Cold Crack: Minus 40 degrees F°.
Perimeter Pocket Weight: 1/4″ Hot Dipped Galvanized Grade 30 Proof Coil Chain. Material Diameter is 0.276″. Working Load Limits 1,300 lbs. Proof Load Test 2,600 lbs. Minimum Breaking Load 5,200 lbs. Inside Length 1.24″ Inside Width 0.38″ Weight Per Foot 0.63 lbs.