CORE MATERIALS FOR ULTIMATE PERFORMANCE

CORE MATERIALS FOR ULTIMATE PERFORMANCE

Check out one of our newest core material suppliers, CoreLite. CoreLite is one of the leading force in composite technologies with their advanced end-grain balsa, PVC foam board and PET foam core material solutions. CoreLite provides competitive pricing with precise assembly and that is one of the reason we are proud to represent this brand. They have been around since 1939 and this is a little backstory of the company and their products. 

SUPPLIER SPOTLIGHT: 3A COMPOSITES

SUPPLIER SPOTLIGHT: 3A COMPOSITES

Demands in boat and ship construction are particularly challenging as it involves diverse functional components. With AIREX®, BALTEK® and BANOVA®, 3A Composites AirexBaltekBanova offers composites for (nearly) all components: bulkheads and beams, transoms and wales, superstructures, hull bottoms, decks, to portholes and build-in closets. Our offer of services and materials starts in the evaluation phase with the development of the most effective configuration of lightweight composites and the specification of the most cost-effective resources; it covers the complete process all the way up to production of the lightweight sandwich component – everything according to customer requirements. 3A structural materials are characterized by maximum impact and compression resistance, a high level of rigidity, low weight, easy formability, and absolute water tightness. Please visit http://www.airexbaltekbanova.com for more information, or call one of our technical sales representatives at Plastic Materials, Incoporated.

SORIC®: THE CORE MATERIAL SOLUTION

SORIC®: THE CORE MATERIAL SOLUTION

Our partner 3A Composites has delivered another top quality product to our list of available core material options here at Plastic Materials, Incorporated. Lantor Soric® the core material solution in composite parts for the Wind industry. Flexible infusion core for optimal flow behavior and weight reduction. Extra interlaminating flow and controlled and stable flow front. Soric® SF is a general-purpose grade for thin laminates. This grade balances resin flow with surface quality. The honeycomb structure formed during the process provides good shear properties. For product details go to https://www.plasticmaterials.net/brands/3a-composites for more information, or call one of our technical sales representatives at Plastic Materials, Incoporated.

TOOLING BOARDS BEST FRIEND – PB BOND 240 HDU ADHESIVE

TOOLING BOARDS BEST FRIEND – PB BOND 240 HDU ADHESIVE

Since 1973 our partner and supplier Coastal Enterprises has been an innovator and leading manufacturer of urethane products used for dimensional signage, model making, marine applications and a variety of tooling applications. Insist on the HDU trusted by the Aerospace, Composites and Sign Making industries for more than 20 years. Coastal Enterprises PB Bond-240 HDU Adhesive is an amber colored, one part, urethane adhesive that works well for indoor or outdoor applications. It cures from a liquid to a solid state with a slight amount of moisture. Use it to join Precision Board Plus High Density Urethane sheets with butt bonds to make them longer or wider, and for laminating sheets together to make them thicker. The consistency of PB Bond-240 HDU Adhesive is similar to honey, making it easy to apply directly from the container. No mixing is required. Cure time: 4 hours before moving, full strength in 12 hours. See this new “How To” video on the application of the PB Bond 240. For product details go to https://www.plasticmaterials.net/brands/coastal-enterprises-co for more information, or call one of our technical sales representatives at Plastic Materials, Incoporated. https://youtu.be/d9eR_nltBao