Core Materials

August 20, 2009

Honeycomb Cores

There are about as many members in this family as there are in the foam family of materials, and just as you might expect, the differences […]
August 20, 2009

Polyurethane Foam

This is a family of materials which includes both rigid and flexible materials, a great many choices of density and several different chemical versions. In the […]
August 20, 2009

Polystyrene Foam

This is the material used in aircraft wings and control surfaces, as well as surfboards. It was chosen because its strength properties are well matched to […]
August 20, 2009

Syntactic Foam

The word “syntactic” simply means that the foam is made by mixing micro balloons, ceramic spheres, or other lightweight aggregate, with a resin system. This results […]