Urethane Casting MATERIALS

Advanced Formula Polymers (AFPs) will exceed your expectations for urethane casting and short-run production. Utilized for clinical trials, product testing, alpha/beta builds, prototype and end-use parts, AFP offers an unmatched selection of materials to meet your applications. Materials exhibiting properties including UL94V-0 flame rating, MRI transparency and even impact resistant composite reinforced plastics are available.

Shore D Urethane (Rigid)

MATERIALOverviewElongationFlexural ModulusFlexural StrengthIzod ImpactTensile ModulusTensile Strength
AFP3100

Our high Izod impact urethane for pre-production and production applications; Certified to USP Class VI requirements and RoHS 2 / REACH SVHC Compliant22%386,612 psi
(2,666 MPa)
15,574 psi
(107 MPa)
2.10 ft-lb/in
(112 J/m)
371,155 psi
(2,559 MPa)
10,010 psi
(69 MPa)
AFP3100FR


Our most widely used urethane for production applications with a UL 94 V-0 flammability listing at .1” thickness. RoHS 2 / REACH SVHC Compliant25%424,275 psi
(2,925 MPa)
15,445 psi
(106 MPa)
1.60 ft-lb/in
(85 J/m)
381,675 psi
(2,632 MPa)
10,650 psi
(73 MPa)
AFP3105FR


Used for fire retardant applications in thinner sections. Meets the requirements of FAR 28.853 for flammability in 0.043 inch (1.1 mm) thickness; RoHS 2 / REACH SVHC25%436,000 psi
(3,000 MPa)
16,700 psi
(115 MPa)
1.42 ft-lb/in
(75 J/m)
390,000 psi
(2,690 MPa)
10,600 psi
(73 MPa)
AFP3320

Used for very high temp applications; Heat deflection of 346F at 264 psi test; RoHS 2 / REACH SVHC Compliant10%325,000 psi
(2,240 MPa)
16,000 psi
(110 MPa)
1.20ft-lb/in
(33 J/m)
10,500 psi
(72 MPa)
AFP3400

Used for applications that require flexibility having a low Flexural Mod. of 116,061 psi and high Izod Impact strength of 4.40ft.lbs/inch. Simulates HDPE and Polypropylene.100%72,500 psi
(500 MPa)
4,300 psi
(30 MPa)
76,800 psi
(530 MPa)
3,600 psi
(25 MPa)
AFP3600

Used for applications that require a clear material; can also be tinted easily; has good heat resistance and best for smaller geometries.155%129,000 psi
(889 MPa)
5,060 psi
(35 MPa)
1.23ft-lb/in
(65 J/m)
127,000 psi
(875 MPa)
4,230 psi
(29 MPa)
PT8958

Used primarily in production applications of medium to large parts that require MRI transparency and a UL 94V0 registered flame rating.34%422,913 psi
(2,915 MPa)
16,935 psi
(116 MPa)
1.70 ft-lb/in
(90 J/m)
389,590 psi
(2,686 MPa)
11,380 psi
(78 MPa)
RC 79D

Used primarily in production applications of smaller parts that require MRI transparency and a UL 94V0 registered flame rating.6%300,000 psi
(2,060 MPa)
10,000 psi
(69 MPa)
0.60 ft-lb/in
(32 J/m)
6,000 psi
(41 MPa)
U0080DC-L

Used for applications that require a clear material; can also be tinted easily; has good heat resistance and best for larger geometries.20%300,000 psi
(2,070 MPa)
11,200 psi
(77 MPa)
1.10 ft-lb/in
(58 J/m)
270,000 psi
(1,860 MPa)
8,300 psi
(57 MPa)
CompositeCast with AFP3100FR

A glass composite sheet filled version of our most widely used urethane for production applications with a UL 94 V-0 flammability listing at .1” thickness. RoHS 2 / REACH SVHC Compliant. Parts exhibit enhanced flexural and impact properties.2.6%567,000 psi
(3,900 MPa)
4.22 ft-lb/in
(225 J/m)
556,000 psi
(3,900 MPa)
11,000 psi
(75 MPa)
CompositeCast with PT8958

A glass composite sheet filled version of our MRI transparent production urethane used for medium to large parts that require MRI transparency and a UL 94V0 registered flame rating. Parts exhibit enhanced flexural and impact properties.2.6%582,000 psi
(4,012 MPa)
3.20 ft-lb/in
(190 J/m)
601,000 psi
(4,143 MPa)
12,200 psi
(84 MPa)

Expanding Foam

MATERIALDescriptionApplicationsColor / AppearanceDensity                    
Foam-Flex V412

Flexible, Soft, variable density foam ranging from 4-12 lbs. used in special FX, medical training and prototype seat and cushion applications.Bumper/crash pads, arm rest/seat cushions, movie props, thermal insulation, sound dampening, impact protection, custom packagingLight Yellow4 – 12 lb/ft3
(64 – 192 mg/cc)
Foam-Flex V915


Flexible, Lively, variable density foam ranging from 9-15 lbs. used in special FX, medical training and prototype seat and cushion applications.Bumper/crash pads, arm rest/seat cushions, movie props, thermal insulation, sound dampening, impact protection, custom packagingLight Yellow9 – 15 lb/ft3
(144 – 240 mg/cc)
Foam-Flex V1232


Flexible, Tough, variable density foam ranging from 12-32 lbs. used in special FX, medical training and prototype seat and cushion applications.Bumper/crash pads, arm rest/seat cushions, movie props, thermal insulation, sound dampening, impact protection, custom packagingLight Yellow12 – 32 lb/ft3
(192 – 512 mg/cc)
Foam-Rigid V316

Rigid, variable density foam ranging from 3-16 lbs. used in special FX, flotation, device/equipment insulation and prototype part applications.Thermal insulation, sound dampening, custom packaging, encapsulationLight Yellow3 – 16 lb/ft3
(48 – 256 mg/cc)

Silicone (CompressionCast Materials)

MATERIALOverviewElongationDensityShore A HardnessTear StrengthTensile Strength
AFS15

Soft, 15 Shore A silicone rubber used for preproduction and production parts like keypads, seals and gaskets.350%0.04 lb/in3
(1.06 g/cc)
15A60 pli
(10.5 N/mm)
320 psi
(2.21 MPa)
AFS30


Soft, 30 Shore A silicone rubber used for preproduction and production parts like keypads, seals and gaskets.400%0.04 lb/in3
(1.06 g/cc)
30A65 pli
(11.4 N/mm)
700 psi
(4.83 MPa)
AFS40


Medium Soft, 40 Shore A silicone rubber used for preproduction and production parts like keypads, seals and gaskets.340%40A125 pli
(21.9 N/mm)
850 psi
(5.86 MPa)
AFS50

Medium Soft, 50 Shore A silicone rubber used for preproduction and production parts like keypads, seals and gaskets.325%50A87 pli
(15.2 N/mm)
620 psi
(4.27 MPa)
AFS60

Medium hard, 60 Shore A silicone rubber used for preproduction and production parts like keypads, seals and gaskets.225%0.048 lb/in3
(1.34 g/cc)
60A85 pli
(14.9 N/mm)
754 psi
(5.2 MPa)

Shore A Urethane (Elastomeric)

MATERIALOverviewElongationDensityShore A HardnessTear StrengthTensile Strength
E1005AL

Extra Soft, 5 Shore A Elastomer used for production parts, special effects props and medical training models; RoHs/REACH Compliant1,400%0.0365 lb/in3
(1.01 g/cc)
5A40 pli
(7,000 N/m)
440 psi
(3.03 MPa)
E1015AL


Soft, 15 Shore A Elastomer used for production parts, special effects props and medical training models; RoHs/REACH Compliant1,000%0.0376 lb/in3
(1.04 gm/cc)
15A57 pli
(10,000 N/m)
602 psi
(4.15 MPa)
E1025AL


Soft, 25 Shore A Elastomer used for production parts, special effects props and medical training models; RoHs/REACH Compliant1,150%0.0372 lb/in3
(1.03 gm/cc)
25A68 pli
(12,000 N/m)
740 psi
(5.1 MPa)
E1030AL

Soft, 30 Shore A Elastomer used for production parts, over molding, special effects props and medical training models; RoHs/REACH Compliant2000%0.0372 lb/in3
(1.03 gm/cc)
30A100 pli
(17,500 N/m)
450 psi
(3.1 MPa)
E1040AL

Medium Soft, similar to a pencil eraser 40 Shore A Elastomer used for production parts, over molding, special effects props and medical training models; RoHs Compliant835%40A96 pli
(16,812 N/m)
866 psi
(5.97 MPa)
E1050AL

Medium Soft, similar to a Door Seal 50 Shore A Elastomer used for production parts, over molding, special effects props and medical training models; RoHs Compliant718%0.0383 lb/in3
(1.06 gm/cc)
50A107 pli
(18,739 N/m)
944 psi
(6.5 MPa)
E1060AL

Medium Hard, 60 Shore A Elastomer used for production parts, over molding, special effects props and medical training models; RoHs Compliant625%0.0387 lb/in3
(1.07 gm/cc)
60A150 pli
(26,269 N/m)
1,260 psi
(8.69 MPa)
E1070AB

Medium Hard, similar to automotive tire tread 70 Shore A Elastomer used for production parts and special effects props; RoHs Compliant1147%0.0394 lb/in3
(1.09 gm/cc)
70A245 pli
(42,906 N/m)
1,803 psi
(12.43 MPa)
E1080AB

Hard, similar to Hydraulic O-Rings 80 Shore A Elastomer used for production parts and special effects props; RoHs Compliant736%0.0401 lb/in3
(1.11 gm/cc)
80A375 pli
(65,673 N/m)
3,879 psi
(26.74 MPa)
E1090AB

Hard, similar to a squeegee 90 Shore A Elastomer used for production parts and special effects props; RoHs Compliant776%0.0394 lb/in3
(1.09 gm/cc)
90A394 pli
(69,000 N/m)
3,112 psi
(21.46 MPa)
E1095AB

Hard, similar to a shopping cart wheel 95 Shore A Elastomer used for production parts, strain reliefs and special effects props; RoHs Compliant595%0.0401 lb/in3
(1.11 gm/cc)
95A433 pli
(75,830 N/m)
4,189 psi
(28.88 MPa)