it's the adams plastics readi-board you get from daller tree. also 'real' foam board uses poster board and is very heavy. the readi-board uses much lighter kraft paper. there are a few tricks to make the paper stronger, or replace it with tape for extra strength. also, a very large number of the designs here use this foam.
ross white foam board works well for presentations, signs, architectural models or mounting. this board is 3/16 of an inch thick and the foam surface accepts glue, paint and markers and cuts easily. make the most of your presentation with this lightweight foam board that is easy to carry from home to school or the office.
foam board 20 x 30 x 3/16' - seven trust 12 pack - white poster board, acid free, double sided, rigid, lightweight signboard foamboard for crafts, framing, art, display, presentation and school projects 4.7 out of 5 stars 31
adams brand bought at dollar tree price: $1.00 not including tax sheet size: 20' x 30' x 3/16' measurements were double checked and are true. total weight of sheet: 115grams weight per one square inch: 0.grams test 1: 10' x 20' piece weighing 38grams, broke right away when third bottle of water was added.
die cut foam: a cutting process when the foam is pressed against a steel rule die cookie cutting using a very strong hydraulic press to compress the foam against the steel rule die. tooling: this is the die, made of specially formed sharpened steel that is permanently embedded into a wood board used to die cut foam.
readi-board seven trust is an upscale line of foam board that uses more foam to create a thicker, sturdier, and even flatter foam board than our readi-board. what makes readi-board seven trust unique is its sturdiness and the facer materials we use to coat the boards.
lately i have found the foam board is different. the paper is whiter, smoother and the board is flatter. it looks and feels identical to the ross foam board i got at wal-mart. the label still says adams. as with the ross board, it takes paint better but the knife cuts are not as clean as with the older product and also seems to be less ridged.
adam's foam board. this can be found at dollar tree or dollar general for a dollar per sheet. it must be adams foam board because it is very cheap and the paper can be removed. it is also lighter than other foamboard companies. transmitter and receiver----- $59.99
thin foam board, also called foam core board, is the type used for making large presentation displays or for mounting photos and artwork. it's usually 1/8- to 3/16-inch thick, comprised of a center layer of polystyrene or polyurethane foam sandwiched between sheets of thick paper.
excelsis design, pack of 15, foam boards acid-free , 20x30 inches many sizes available , 3/16 inch thick mat, white with white core foam core backing boards, double-sided sheets 4.3 out of 5 stars 106
black foam boards, 20x30 in. each board begins with a polystyrene foam core, laminated on either side with heavy kraft paper. perfect for matting/mounting photos and artwork, sign making, craft projects, presentations, exhibits, displays, and more
from children's furniture to king size foam mattresses, we have designed comfortable and creative solutions for people of all shapes and sizes. protective packaging adams has extensive experience designing case inserts for thousands of products.
important update foam board grain : today i cut out a 20' x 10' piece of adams dollar tree foam board, from a new sheet, so that any possible grain in the foam would be going the other way. this piece weighted 39 grams, instead of the 38 i got from the other two tests.
new adams readi-board dollar tree foam the new board feels a little more 'spongy' in your hand, i'm not sure how to measure this but it's noticeable. sheet weight original = 112g new = 115g testing i will be using rolls of tape of various weights and large popsicle sticks at 8g each. to keep this from being too large of a post, all weights were verified off camera on a digital scale.
the foam board is made by adams and if you have a dollar general around they sell the same board there.. hobby lobby sells similar board as well log in to reply tekgeek on may 31, 2013
new 2016 adams readi-board dollar tree foam it looks like adams has put out a new version of their standard board. it's being sold as a replacement product and has a new sku.
r.l. adams plastics > products > readi-board foam board we began producing readi-board in 2003, and it has quickly become a common household item for its variety of uses. readi-board is a lightweight, rigid substrate that is perfect for the diy-ers, crafters, hobbyists, students, or business professionals.