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Tooling for Jigs, Tools & Foundry Boards

Jigs, tools and foundry boards are used in hammer forming, foundry, moulds and machine fixtures. Base Materials manufactures and supplies for all these purposes.

Benefits Include:

  • Easy to machine
  • Smooth finish
  • Hard wearing and long lasting

Ideal Applications:

  • Jigs and fixtures
  • Foundry patterns
  • Vacuum forming and thermoforming

Properties Table:

Product BP1100 BP1250 BP1400 BP1404
Colour Ivory Emerald Green Cobalt Blue Green
Density (1 kg / m3) 1100 1250 1400 1400
Applications Foundry Patterns
Master models
Vacuum forming moulds
Core boxes
Tooling jigs
Fixtures
Foundry Patterns
Hammer forms
Core boxes
Pattern plates
Vacuum forming moulds
Metal forming
Jigs & Fixtures
Patterns
Jigs & fixtures
Vacuum forming moulds
Metal forming
Foundry patterns Hammer
forms Core boxes Pattern
plates Vacuum forming
moulds Metal forming
Jigs & fixtures
Key Properties Excellent surface finish
Low CTE & high TG
Good dimensional stability
high compressive strength
Easily machined
Excellent surface structure
Polishable
Low CTE & high TG
Good dimensional stability
High abrasion resistance
High mechanical properties
High impact strength
Excellent surface finish
Low CTE & high TG
Good dimensional stability
High compressive strength
Easily machined
Excellent surface structure
Polishable Low
CTE & high TG Good
dimensional stability High
abrasion resistance High
mechanical properties
High impact strength
Hardness (Shore D) 84 85 85 85
Coefficient of
thermal expansion
(106K-1)
45 80 42 80
Deflection Temperature
(Tg) oC
85 85 92 80
Compression strength (MPa) 55 75 100 80
Flexural strength
(MPa)
50 87 100 77
Dimensions mm
(Length x Width)
1524 x 608
1000 x 500
1516 x 608
1000 x 500
1000 x 500 1516 x 608
1000 x 500
Thickness mm 30, 50
75, 100
30, 50
75, 100
30, 50
100
30, 50
75, 100

Available in a range of board dimensions with matched adhesives, sealers, release agents, and other ancillary materials.

Contact us to discuss your project requirements.