Core Material Foams and Foam Materials Datasheets

COMPAXX™ 700-X Structural Foam
from Dow Polyurethanes

Dow COMPAXX ™ Foam Core Systems for wind blades possess unique performance characteristics including light weight and excellent static and dynamic mechanical strength. They are excellent replacements for PVC, SAN and PU foams and balsa, reducing production costs and improving wind blade... [See More]

  • Applications: CoreMaterial; Wind Energy, Wind Turbine Rotor Blades
  • Form / Shape: Molded, Cast or Fabricated Parts
  • Type: ClosedCell; Foam
  • Density: 3.12
FOAM-COMB™ Honeycomb Gap Seals
from General Plastics Manufacturing Co.

Open-Cell, Flame-retardant, Flexible-foam Honeycomb Gap Seals. Multi-purpose seal and filler used within the aerospace industry. FOAM-COMB consists of flexible-foam-filled Nomex ® honeycomb. Lightweight and rigid in one direction, yet flexible in the other direction, FOAM-COMB is an ideal... [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace; CoreMaterial; Shock or Vibration Dampening; Medical; Resin Infusion or Molding Grade; Sealing / Gasketing
  • Form / Shape: Stock Shape / Machining Grade; Film / Sheet; Slab / Block
  • Type: OpenCell; Flexible; Foam
  • Material / Composition: Polymer / Plastic; Polyurethane
PVC Closed Cell Foam -- 1120-3835
from Kellett Enterprises, Inc.

Item # 1120-3835, Closed Cell Foam. Our PVC closed-cell foam has a Shore A Durometer of 35 ± and weights 35 pounds per cubic foot. The thickness is 3/8 in and is strong enough to walk on without major distortion due to the cells or bubbles not being broken; they resemble inflated balloons or... [See More]

  • Applications: CoreMaterial; Shock or Vibration Dampening
  • Form / Shape: Stock Shape / Machining Grade; Film / Sheet; 11 X 40 in
  • Type: ClosedCell; Foam
  • Material / Composition: Polymer / Plastic; Vinyl / PVC
Ultem Foam -- GP060
from SABIC

#65279; Ultem* foam is a rigid lightweight, low flame, smoke, and toxicity foam core based on the polyetherimide polymer. These properties make it an excellent candidate as a sandwich core for many of today's high performance composite systems, including but not limited to aerospace/transportation... [See More]

  • Applications: Aerospace; Automotive / Transportation; CoreMaterial; Medical; Tooling or Modeling
  • Form / Shape: Stock Shape / Machining Grade; Film / Sheet; Slab / Block; Rod / Bar
  • Type: Rigid; Foam
  • Material / Composition: Polymer / Plastic; Thermoplastic; Polyetherimide
Duocel® Aluminum Foam
from ERG Materials & Aerospace Corporation

Duocel ® aluminum foam is a true metal skeletal structure. It is not a sintered, coated, or plated product. Its purity is typically that of the parent alloy metal, with no voids, inclusions, or entrapments. The matrix of cells and ligaments is completely repeatable, regular, and uniform... [See More]

  • Applications: Acoustic Insulation or Sound Proofing; Aerospace; Automotive / Transportation; Baffling or Explosion Suppression; Composites or Structural; CoreMaterial; Shock or Vibration Dampening; EMI Shielding; Explosion or Energy Absorption; Filtration; Industrial OEM; Marine; Medical; Heat Sinks, Aircraft Wing Structure, Porous Electrodes, Fluid Pulse Damper, Catalyst Surface, Vacuum Chucks
  • Form / Shape: Stock Shape / Machining Grade (optional feature); Molded, Cast or Fabricated Parts (optional feature); Film / Sheet (optional feature); Slab / Block (optional feature); Rod / Bar (optional feature)
  • Type: OpenCell; Rigid; Reticular; Foam
  • Material / Composition: Metal; Aluminum
DynaGuard Board™
from ThermoDyne

Microporous Insulation has begun to find its way into the industrial marketplace where there are considerable gains to be found in its exceptional thermal management abilities. In applications as small as hobby kilns to large operations like aluminum carbon bakes, the presence of a microporous layer... [See More]

  • Applications: CoreMaterial
  • Features & Approvals: Thermal Insulation
  • Type: Foam