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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 […]
August 20, 2009

Polyvinyl Chloride Foams – PVC

These materials are based on the same chemical family as the familiar garbage bags, plastic pipe and plastic films in common use, but are produced quite […]
August 20, 2009

Foam Cores

A number of foamed plastic materials are widely used in boat hulls, as well as in home- built aircraft. They are a bit higher in cost, […]