Tag Archives: Closed-Cell Foam

Hit the Mark With Foam Archery Targets

A sport of skill, patience, and technical precision, archery is one of those activities that may appear easy to an observer but is something that takes an immense amount of practice and hard work to perfect. Proper form, physical strength and stamina, and excellent self-awareness are all required for consistent performance in archery. The only … Continue reading

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Get Temporary Padding and Safety With Interlocking Foam Floor Tiles

Some things in life we don’t notice until we’re forced to. The amount of cargo space in the car when you move. The importance of sunscreen after a day at the beach. Ink levels when it’s time to print a boarding pass for a morning flight. Daily life requires us to juggle so many tasks, … Continue reading

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Turn Your Home Ideas Into Reality With Custom-Cut EPS Foam

As people look for creative solutions in their professional and personal lives, materials that were once only used in one or two applications are now being used for a range of applications that they were never considered for. Size, weight, versatility and affordability are some of the largest factors driving individuals to re-evaluate the status … Continue reading

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Balance Safety and Fun on the Playground With Foam Padding

Keeping children active and healthy is one of a parent’s most important jobs and instilling the benefits of exercise at an early age is a lesson that can benefit a child over their lifetime. Exercising the mind is just as important as exercising the body, as children cultivate social skills and use their imagination and … Continue reading

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Understanding the A-A-59135 and A-A-59136 Commercial Item Descriptions

The world of foam polymers can be a complicated one, with minor differences in structure, additives and molecular makeup creating completely different products. Because the forming of these materials can be manipulated in so many ways, highly-specialized products for unique jobs are often created, with only a slight change in formulation tailoring them to a … Continue reading

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Always Have the High Hand When You Make Your Own DIY Game Table

Card and poker nights among friends and family have been popular for generations, and as these games become bigger parts of people’s lives, the tables on which games are played grow in importance as well. Homemade poker and card tables are a creative way to tailor your playing surface to the size of your group … Continue reading

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Survival Gear Supplies: Open-Cell Foam and Closed-Cell Foam

Foam is regarded as one of the best materials for insulating homes and structures. With many varieties featuring strong R-Values, a measure of thermal resistance, finding a foam that doesn’t insulate is more difficult than finding one that does. While buildings are the predominant use of urethane foam insulation, the same insulating properties can also … Continue reading

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Cross-Linked Foam: The Differences and Characteristics of These Materials

At its core, a material’s strength is derived from the bonds that hold it together on a molecular level. In the world of plastics and foams, it’s polymers – chains of repeating molecular units – that are bonded together to form the material. The strength of these bonds, known as a cross-link, is reflected in … Continue reading

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