Gatorfoam Heavy-duty Foam Board: Its reputation for rigidity is legendary
Gatorfoam® is the industry's leading heavy-duty foam board for more than 30 years. It is comprised of extruded polystyrene foam bonded between two layers of wood-fiber veneer. The original, heavy-duty graphic arts board. Excellent reputation for great digital and screen printing. New, bright white facer is the brightest board of its kind. Dent and scratch resistant.
Applications include POP Displays, Exhibits and Kiosks, Framing, and Interior Signage, Exterior signage
Die Cutting GatorLite® Material
GatorLite® in the 3/16” thickness can be Die Cut. However, it may also be cut satisfactorily with hand tools or other specialty tools.
The solid choice foamboard. There's a Gatorfoam® product for your project.
Gatorboard® Polystyrene Board
No matter whether large or small format, as a dimensionally stable black laminating board or white digital/screen print board: GATORFOAM® shows uncompromising class in all applications.
Screen Print Ink Compatibility with Gatorfoam®, Gatorplast® and Gatorblanks®
Gatorfoam products including Gatorplast and Gatorblanks may be screen printed for use in the signage and display applications.
Cutting Gator™ Products
Gatorfoam® products are normally cut with equipment used in the woodworking industry. However, other options are available.
Laminating Fome-Cor® & Gator™ Products
Laminating and mounting are terms that are often times interchanged, however for this document laminating is defined as an application of placing a covering (film or liquid) over a mounted item to either protect the graphic or provide a certain appearance i.e. matte or glossy finish. Mounting is the attachment of a graphic to a substrate. A graphic can be placed on paper, foil, plastic or fabric for mounting to the substrate.
Mounting Fome-Cor® & Gator™ Products
Mounting is defined as the attachment of the graphic to the substrate. There are a variety of methods (adhesive and type method of applying pressure) for mounting a graphic to a substrate. For this document mounting will be broken into two groupings, hot or cold mounting and discussing the various methods of applying pressure.
Gator Gatorfoam Technical Datasheet
The characteristics, technical data, tolerances, and packaging units of the Gatorfoam products:
Direct Printing or Painting Fome-Cor® & Gator™ Products
Direct printing can be accomplished by either digital printing or screen-printing. Both the Fome-Cor and Gator products can be utilized very effectively with direct print techniques.
Framing Fome-Cor® & Gator™ Products
Choose your framing materials wisely. Fome-Cor® and Gator™ show you the way.