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Comparison Chart of all Foam Boards, Gator Boards and Other Boards
for Applications, Warp and Dent Resistances.
White standard foam board ( memory) white paper coating with white core, comes in various sizes and quantity. Memory means the edges do not stay pinched when cut, but spring back to their original thickness. This is due to the type of foam in the core.
Black standard ( memory) foam board. Matte black paper surface with black core . Comes in various cut sizes and quantities.
Self Adhesive Foam Board is foam board that is quick and easy to use for mounting photos,signs, and posters etc....Just peel and stick.Initially re-positionable, becoming permanent.
Pre-cut smaller sizes and smaller packs of self adhesive white and black foam board. Ready made for signs.
You pick the size you want. Custom sizes to your own specifications. Saves cutting time at home. Great for those with odd sized needs.
Bainbridge White Foamboard is ideal for all non-archival mounting purposes.
Conveniently lightweight yet sturdy enough to resist denting.
Designed to facilitate clean, crisp cuts and edges.
Clay-coated for an extra-smooth surface and dual-sided with bright white surfaces.
Color Foamcore Boards are manufactured with resilient polystyrene foam cores that are sandwiched between clay coated, paper liners. The color board features a smooth, semi-gloss finish, which provides a terrific screen printable surface. The core has built in memory, allowing it to return to its original thickness after cutting.
This specialty Foam Board is totally acid-free. This product features facing paper with a ph between 7.7 and 8.5. It's also made with a calcium carbonate buffer that provides many years of protection against pollutants that cause paper to become weak, brittle or yellow with age.
Bainbridge ArtCare Acid Free Foam Core Board. Archival Foam board with two sided acid free protection, protects artwork from corroding acids found in regular foam core board. Lightweight, rigid, easy to cut with smooth mounting surfaces.
With the exception of its biodegradable properties Biodegradable foamboard is the same as regular foamboard.This paper-faced memory foamboard has a biodegradable rigid foam center and SFI certified paper liners.This rigid foamboard breaks down in landfills or composting environments in 1 to 5 years.
Flame Resistant Foam Board will not burn after the source of ignition is taken from the foamboard. This Foam Board, though more expensive then regular foamboard is designed to be used where is danger of combustion due to heat or flame.
This is Non Memory Foam Board which when cut retains a closed "pinched " edge. This creates a 'pillowed' effect which is useful for signs and die cut shapes and also for embossing Excellent for architectural models and super-quick mock-ups as well as exhibits and displays. Can be embossed or debossed. Sold by the carton
Dibond is a lightweight but rigid and durable aluminum composite material (ACM) two strong sheets of .012" aluminum bonded to a polyethylene core. Easy to work with, easy to cut and join. Dibond Material is painted with a polyester finish that is available in 3mm thickness and in 4'x8', sheet sizes. Comes in colors of white, brushed silver,fine silver and brush bronze.
As with the self-adhesive boards, this adhesive is archival quality and acid-free and will not yellow with age. Special heat activated coating on one side. Heat activated adhesive is acid and tack free. Use with a dry mounting press to activate the adhesive coating.
Conceived and developed for the digital printing industry. JetMount is an extruded polystyrene foam laminated between 11-point clay-coated paper liners. The foam is enhanced to give a much harder feel, resist dents and provide exceptional durability.
Non- memory foam board retains a closed edge when pinched. This creates a 'pillowed' effect which is useful for signs and die cut shapes and also for embossing. This comes from the type of foam that is used in the core of the board. Other then that it looks and feels just like regular white foam board
Polystyene is one of the most widely used plastics. It is a rigid sheet of plastic which comes in various thicknesses. In the thinner widths it becomes flexible and can be rolled.We sell flat sheets. Flat sheets are used for flatbed printing, screen printing,displays,indoor signage, and for die cutting.
The prestige choice for high visual impact interior and exterior signage. A rigid extruded polystyrene core faced on one side with anodized aluminum with a protective release liner and high impact polystyrene on the other side.
FiberMate is a 100% recycled high-density fiberboard. If you need a recyclable product for displays or signage products this is the perfect material for you! Excellent Printing Surface.
These boards have faint grid lines that allow for precision placement of attached items and cutting.
A lightweight board made of corrugated plastic. Similar to foam core, but washable and reusable. Less prone to damage. Quite inexpensive and useful for a variety of projects
An affordable, durable, lightweight and moisture resistant acrylic board. Can be cut, routed, machined, heat-formed or bonded. It's easily painted and can be used effectively with vinyl lettering and many adhesives. Great for screen printing, models, displays, exhibit booths, indoor and outdoor signs, and photomounting.
Natural and biodegradable Taskboard is made of sustainable forestry wood and can be sanded just like wood Unique fiber stratification process ensures structural stability yet enables forming over steam create strong glue bonds using any glue, including white glue, hot glue or solvent based glue
Ultra Board is like Foam Board but with a plastic surface instead of a paper surface. A heavy-duty, all-plastic foam board with high-impact litho-grade polystyrene surface and extruded polystyrene core. Perfect for signage, exhibits, mounting and displays.
Oil based foam core is non-renewable and difficult to recycle. The solution is Enviro-Corr - a strong, attractive material for mounting, cutting and decorating displays. Made of renewable, recyclable wood fibre.
Hexacomb Falconboard is the only graphic display board made from reusable, renewable and 100% recyclable kraft paper honeycomb material.
Large format foam board cutters and also Logan Foamwerks shape and hole cutting tools for shaping small pieces of foam board.
Cute little stands made from foam board for signs and displays. Also, plastic edges to bring two pieces of foam board together to make a display.
Display boards made from foam board usually used for science and photo collage projects.
Ryno Board HD ( Heavy Duty) features a newly formulated, high-compressive foam center that improves the board’s resistance to crushing, warping and denting. Extra-thick, coated-paper adds to Ryno Board HD’s rigidity and structural performance.
All About Foam Board!
Ah, foam board It has so many uses, we are always hearing, because foam board is so versatile. It is lightweight, yet rigid enough to be used as a structural element, not just as a backing alternative to canvas or wood, and is easy to cut. It can be glued to and painted on. It comes in a huge variety of colors, a wide range of specialty uses, and can be used for art and crafts, in home decor, for office projects, and so much more!
Not only are there a ton of ways you can use foam board, but there are many different types of foam board. You can find acid free foam board for archival purposes, biodegradable foam board for environmentally conscious use, self adhesive foam board, flame resistant foam board, non memory foam board, or dent-resistant foam board, and the list goes on and on.
We are always hearing about the different uses for foam board from our customers, so we thought we would share just a few of the many creative ways to use this great art tool:
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Dollhouse or castle
Puppets and puppet theatre
Game board and game pieces
Decorative storage boxes
Light reflector for photography