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General Plastics’ Polyurethane Foam Fills Key Role in Ground Test of World’s Largest Solid Rocket Motor

Jan. 31, 2017

Manufacturer of Rocket Boosters for NASA’s Space Launch System Proves Protective Qualities of GP Foam in Nozzle Closures

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No Bones About It: Polyurethane Foam is a Better Medium for Orthopedic Models

Jan. 30, 2017

Download the PDF. Traditional Media and Their Drawbacks Common materials for orthopedic testing and education – most often, cadaver specimens, …

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General Plastics’ Tooling Boards and Machining Services Help Pool Feature Manufacturer Make a Big Splash

Nov. 18, 2016

Versatility, Durability and Machinability of FR-4515 Tooling Boards Leads to Lighter, Stronger, Better Bowls at Lower Cost.

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Tooling Foam Empowered Creation & Test of Prototype Missile Aeroshell Cover at Mach 4+ Speed

Nov. 8, 2016

Defense Subcontractor Slashes Three-Fourths of its Prototyping Costs & Time Using GP’s Multi-Use Core Foam

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Tooling Foam & Machining Services Help Compress R&D Cycle

Faster True-to-Life Prototyping Speeds New Products to Market Thanks to Expertly Machined High-Temp. Tooling Boards

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Polyurethane Foam Outlasts Biological Material for Use in Orthopedic and Medical Models

Medical researchers and educators look to LAST-A-FOAM® for orthopedic models

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Built to Last: 15 Years of Proven Success with Radioactive Materials Packaging with Columbiana Hi Tech

General Plastics’ core material protects radioactive material containers at its core

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Dielectric Materials for Use in Radomes and other Applications

Loss tangent data shows LAST-A-FOAM® products performing well under a range of applied microwave frequencies without significant heat loss

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How Effective Material Selection Helped Shape the business of Solid Terrain Modeling

LAST-A-FOAM® FR-7100 chosen for its strength, stability, and versatility

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Subsea Foam Equipped ROVs to Dive Deeper

General Plastics’ subsea polyurethane foam equipped remotely operated vehicles to dive deeper with buoyancy foam

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High-Temperature Tooling Board for Advanced Composites

Hexcel uses General Plastics’ tooling boards for fast and low-cost tooling alternative

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LAST-A-FOAM® R-9300 Continuous Insulation Block Series

Reliable, insulation blocks support heavy building and equipment loads

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Blast Tamer

LAST-A-FOAM® helps contain blast and cost

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Foam Sculptures

Foam Sculptures The complex polyurethane foam sculpture depicted above was crafted from our LAST-A-FOAM® FR-6712 Aerospace-Grade material by sculptor Joy …

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Student Design Competitions

General Plastics help universities with innovative projects through foam donation program

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Burn Therapy Masks

Tooling board foam instrumental in the efficient and effective production of burn therapy masks

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Scaled Models

Easy bonding and finishing with LAST-A-FOAM® products for smooth and precise models

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Topographical Models and Maps

Nov. 7, 2016

Modeling foam ideal for topographic models due to its consistent cell structure

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NASA Space Shuttle RSRM

Ground test of NASA’s SLS ground test showcases LAST-A-FOAM® as nozzle closure

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