For most applications the expanded polystyrene (EPS) foam will need to be coated in some manner. If you tried to paint raw EPS foam, it will eat all the paint up. If you tried to use anything with a solvent, such as spray paint, it will dissolve the EPS foam. Finally, uncoated EPS foam is just too fragile for many uses.
Trimtec Systems offers a technology that has been tried and tested over many years: EPS foam is coated by spray-applied rigid polyurethane hard coat adds structural strength, a solid look and feel to the foam and ultimately beautify the product.
This is not a new system; it was widely used, immediately after the world war II, in Germany for the fast reconstruction of building ornaments. This technique was then used for the construction of puppets and other sculpted objects in theme parks (see Disney, Gardaland, etc.). In Italy,
Many different materials are used for this type of coating, chosen according to the intended use of the coated object.
The coatings can also be flexible, as in the case of formworks or moulds.
Benefits using Trimtec Systems Polyurethane Hard Coating Services:
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