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Tooling & Boards for Jigs, Tools & Foundry

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
Colour Ivory Emerald Green Cobalt Blue
Density (1 kg / m3) 1100 1250 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
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 structure
Low CTE & high TG
Good dimensional stability
High compressive strength
Easily machined
Hardness (Shore D) 84 85 85
Coefficient of
thermal expansion
(106K-1)
45 80 42
Deflection Temperature
(Tg) oC
85 85 92
Compression strength (MPa) 55 75 100
Flexural strength
(MPa)
50 87 100
Dimensions mm
(Length x Width)
1524 x 608
1000 x 500
1516 x 608
1000 x 500
1516 x 608
1000 x 500
Thickness mm 30, 50
75, 100
30, 50
75, 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.