What is 3mm Foamex?
Our full colour printed 3mm Foamex is a PVC sheet that is lightweight, flexible and versatile. It is waterproof making it an excellent choice for exhibitions and events. NOTE: The maximum size Foamex board available in one piece = 1220mm x 2440mm.
What is 5mm Foamex?
Our full colour printed 5mm Foamex is a PVC sheet that is lightweight, flexible and versatile. It is waterproof making it an excellent choice for exhibitions and events.
Who makes Foamex?
Foamex® is a type of plastic produced in Switzerland. It is made by a Swiss company called 3A Composites, based in a small settlement between Lucerne and Zurich, which patented the Foamex® rigid foam panels 30 years ago.
Is Foamex waterproof?
Yes, Foamex is Water Repellent / weatherproof and does not ingress moisture so it is ideal for external applications. It is warranted against UV fading for up to 7 years outdoors and 10 years indoors.
What is the difference between Foamex and foam board?
Foamex. Foamex is a brand name for PVC foam sheet (or foam PVC), sometimes known as Forex, Foamalite or Palite. Don’t confuse it with the soft, spongy board known as “Foamcore” which is sometimes used for mounting pictures. Foam PVC boards are strong and can be drilled or cut to shape to create stunning signage.
Is Foamex the same as foam board?
Is Foamex the same as Foam board? Yes, Foamex is a brand name, for PVC foam board also called Foam board, Foamalite and Forex.
How long does Foamex last outside?
5 to 7 years
The PVC composition of Foamex is responsible for giving it that weatherproof finish, and trust us when you choose the material, it is an investment that you are making which will easily last you 5 to 7 years when being used outdoors and even 10 years when you are using it indoors.
Can you cut Foamex?
Foamex is really soft, so for drilling it’s pretty easy. Drilling holes in Foamex is really easy, and you can also cut Foamex with a Stanley knife. So just scoring the edge of the Foamex with a Stanley Knife, nice and gently, and then going across the same line again.