closed-cell foam

closed-cell foam

[¦klōzd ¦sel ′fōm]
(materials)
A cellular plastic in which there is a predominance of noninterconnecting cells.

closed-cell foam

A cellular plastic in which the cells do not interconnect.
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Polyisocyanurate insulation is a closed-cell foam insulation more often used for roof and wall assemblies in residential and commercial sectors.
Summary: Polyisocyanurate insulation is a closed-cell foam insulation more often used for roof and wall assemblies in residential and commercial sectors.
Caption: Characteristic strip of closed-cell foam (single, above; doubled, below) tied to deliver flotation and attractive surface disturbance.
Bellamy is cheerful and pragmatic in the face of such extremes, offering practical advice for painting in the Arctic--always bring a small square of closed-cell foam to sit on, dip your brushes in gin rather than frozen water--and tidbits of information about polar life.
* The TrekPak[R] Divider system (not available with 1607 or 1637), feature durable, waterproof, closed-cell foam, laminated to corrugated panels to provide a fully customizable and precise protection grid without wasting space.
Blowing agents allow closed-cell foam to expand and provide excellent insulating properties.
The rsxHAWK features an extra-thick, waterproof, closed-cell foam padded seat that flips out of the way for standing shots.
The new tesa Softprint Secure 15 mil product family is comprised of three distinct products, all of which are equipped with the same closed-cell foam and filmic reinforcement technology that promotes high-quality results throughout the entire print run.
Over the years there have been several low-tech methods developed to elevate the pipe from the trench bottom, including sand piles, sand bags, and the most commonly used method, polyurethane closed-cell foam.
closed-cell foam easily conforms to the face for a comfortable, gap-free fit, while indirect ventilation channels on the foam and subframe provide enhanced dust filtration to keep debris out of the eyes.