View Poll Results: How much foam do you consume?
1 bundle or less per year 83 33.88%
1-2 bundles per year 98 40.00%
2-6 bundles per year 42 17.14%
1-2 bundles per month 7 2.86%
2-4 bundles per month 4 1.63%
4 or more bundles per month 11 4.49%
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Old Nov 15, 2012, 08:15 AM
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Here's the spot from Flite Test.

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Old Nov 15, 2012, 08:31 AM
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NICE!!! Good job you celebs.......

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Old Nov 15, 2012, 10:27 AM
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Okay, so that means more 6mm. Okay by me.
Old Nov 15, 2012, 10:41 AM
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here is a link to the Flite Test forum about this product. http://forum.flitetest.com/showthrea...e-Foam-MPF-EPF

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Old Nov 15, 2012, 06:57 PM
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So this foam is just as durable as FFF Dow foam but white with better finish?
Old Nov 16, 2012, 08:21 AM
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Just say "No, it's under 250g"
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So this foam is just as durable as FFF Dow foam but white with better finish?
Yes.
Old Nov 16, 2012, 09:45 AM
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Some folks (well, most folks who've used it) say more durable than fff.
Old Nov 16, 2012, 10:59 AM
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That's good news

How does it fair against depron?
Old Nov 16, 2012, 11:48 AM
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Significantly more durable than Depron, although not as stiff. The 3D guys with thin profile planes will likely stay with Depron for the stiffness.
Old Nov 16, 2012, 11:53 AM
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Ok

My club uses fff for foamies

I'll definitely refer them to this if it's more durable
Old Nov 16, 2012, 08:18 PM
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weill, i jus joined the 42% group
hope DZ can ship it out tomorrow for me, *hint*hint* went through 1 case since sandy hit us

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Old Nov 16, 2012, 10:50 PM
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Pete: DZ won't but Springer will first thing in the morning! I just printed your label and will get it to the UPS store tomorrow.
Old Nov 16, 2012, 11:16 PM
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Guys: The FliteTest vid has prompted a lot of inquiries from overseas foamie builders, and I'm really bummed to have to say we haven't been able to find an economical way to ship beyond US and Canada. The big problem is that our current size box which is just under the domestic "dimensional weight penalty" size is a fair amount larger than the international "dimensional weight penalty" size. I'm tinkering with the dimensions to see if we could adapt the current box to ship at actual weights. If any of you guys have any experience with intl. dimensional weights, I'd love the help. It might be best to pm me to avoid clogging up the thread, though.
Old Nov 16, 2012, 11:38 PM
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Pete: DZ won't but Springer will first thing in the morning! I just printed your label and will get it to the UPS store tomorrow.
WOOT!!! you guys are the best!!!! 11pm est and you guys packed up my foam!!!!
thanks Springer


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Old Nov 17, 2012, 05:34 PM
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Sad that our Yerpian bros must do without, but they have Depron to fall back upon [cough]. For me, Depron is "only when vital" material, such as doing a 2mm ultralight 3D plane. Even then, I would use MPF if available in that size and stiffen it with leading edge carbon strips and Kevlar threading.


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