These blankets are known by many names…
Space Blanket, Mylar Blanket, Emergency Blanket, First Aid Blanket, Safety Blanket, Thermal Blanket, Weather Blanket, Heat Sheet, and Shock Blanket. Regardless the name you use, they are all referring to the same thing.
This survival blanket is especially low-weight and low bulk. It is made if heat-reflective thin plastic sheeting. The design reduces heat loss in the body which makes them fantastic for emergency situations.
It is waterproof and windproof.
Perfect to help prevent or counter hypothermia. Being airtight it reduces convection, reduces heat loss caused by evaporation, and to a limited extent limits losses of heat caused by thermal radiation.
These blankets have a myriad of other fantastic survival applications in signaling, shelter building, and in a pinch can even be fashioned into a sling, bandage or tourniquet.
- Unfolded dimensions: 52 W X 84 L inches
- Folded dimensions: 3 W X 2 1/4 L X 5/8 H inches
- Made of Mylar foil material
- Individually bagged