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Extruded Polystyrene vs. Expanded Polystyrene (XPS vs. EPS) – What’s the Difference?

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What is Expanded Polystyrene or EPS Polystyrene Foam? Expanded polystyrene (EPS), is produced from small beads of polystyrene that are fed into a mold. Heat or steam is then applied to the mould which expands the polystyrene beads and fuses them together. The expansion process causes the expanded foam to fuse together in irregular patterns […]

[Video] UltraBoard™ Core – Foam Core Board Product Overview

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3/16″ thick extruded polystyrene foam core board that is laminated on both sides with 12 point white clay coated papers. Ideal for a wide variety of short-term graphic arts applications including point-of-purchase displays, exhibits, temporary signs, models, presentation boards, photo mounting and picture framing.   Thickness Size Color Cutting Compatibility Durability 3/16” 48” x 96” […]

[Video] UltraBoard™ Classic Foam Core Board Product Overview

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UltraBoard™ Classic Foam Core Board Product Overview UltraBoard Classic is the top-selling polystyrene faced foam core substrate in the USA. UltraBoard Classic consists of a polystyrene foam core board between two rigid sheets of polystyrene. Ideal for Painting, Screenprinting and Latex & UV Digital Inkjet Printing. Thickness Size Color Cutting Compatibility Durability 3/16” 1/2” 3/4” […]

Foam Core Board Sign Substrates- Selecting the Right Material for the Job

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What are the basics for selecting a foam core sign substrate? Today we will be taking a look at selecting the correct foam core based substrate for your projects. Dozens of factors can impact your material selection and we have listed several of the basic items to consider when making your choice. When selecting a […]