General Plastics Manufacturing Co.

Low-Density Rigid Foam for Dielectric Applications Offer Clear Advantages

General Plastics recently introduced its advanced dielectric foam material for use in radomes, antennas and other radio frequency (RF) communication systems. The LAST-A-FOAM® RF-2200 Dielectric Series is a thermoset plastic that addresses diverse needs for an RF-transparent protective layer wi... Read more...

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Network providers are looking for ways to produce low-weight, low-cost antennas, transmitters and receivers, and they’re doing that through composites. That requires finding composites that don’t pick up moisture, which can attenuate the signal, and materials that can withstand high temperatures. Having a composite foam core that can do all that and is very transparent to tho... Read more...

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RF2200 Applications

  • Radome
  • High temperature core material
  • Aerospace components
  • Automotive components
  • Electronic packaging insulation
  • Electrical isolators
  • Protective structures from weather, dust, animals
  • Spacer material in antennae construction
  • Core material for resin-transfer molding
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Applications

  • Radome
  • High temperature core material
  • Aerospace components
  • Automotive components
  • Electronic packaging insulation
  • Electrical isolators
  • Protective structures from weather, dust, animals
  • Spacer material in antennae construction
  • Core material for resin-transfer molding
Read more...

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Saint-Gobain Tape Solutions

Dynafoamis a robotically applied Foam-in-Place gasket material for high volume sealing and NVH applications. Its engineered viscosity allows for highly reproducible, complex sealing designs. Its 1K-PUR (mono-component) chemistry makes it very easy to apply without the EHS hassles related with the handling of isocyanates. Read more...

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Foam Supplies, Inc.

Foam Supplies, Inc. recently completed a new educational video entitled “What is a Blowing Agent?” The video explains the role a blowing agent plays in creating polyurethane foam and describes how blowing agents have evolved over the years due to environmental concerns. Read more...

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Zotefoams, Inc.

Both AZOTE®, more specifically Plastazote, and ZOTEK® F foams are used extensively in the aerospace civil, business and military aviation. They have closed cell structure, giving low water absorption and low water vapour permeability, excellent insulation characteristics and good durability, allowing both long life and flexibility when fabricating parts. Read more...

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Zotefoams, Inc.

AZOTE is the new group brand name for Zotefoams' polyolefin foams... high quality foams from differing base polymers but all manufactured using the same unique nitrogen expansion process route. Read more...

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Zotefoams, Inc.

ZOTEK®PEBA foam is a light weight closed-cell crosslinked foam based on Pebax®, a thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) from Arkema.

ZOTEK®PEBA foam combines the outstanding mechanical properties of Pebax® with the benefits of the unique Zotefoams nitrogen saturation foaming process. Read more...

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General Plastics Manufacturing Co.

Our FR-4500 tooling board series are always dimensionally stable and consistent in density. When machined, the anti-static foam sheets breaks into shavings instead of dust. We offer densities up to 50 pcf. Read more...

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