b'AliPlastAliPlastMATERIALS AND TOOLS The AliPlast family is an assortment AliPlast AliPlast AliPlast AliPlastAliPlast AliPlast of cross-linked polyethylene foams. The five types of AliPlast vary in firmnessfor fabrication of customand stiffness to satisfy a broad range of orthotic applications.orthotics and soft splintsAliPlast 2E and AliPlast 4E are excellent for padding and cushioning splints and casts. AliPlast 6A and AliPlast 10 are effective for foot orthotics and many typesAliPof hand splints. AliPlast XPE, the firmestStick), Off-White 4E, W 6A, W 10, Wh 10, BuffXPE, Ivorygrade, is well-suited for posting orthoseslast hite6A, Buff iteand for building long-lasting, functional foot2E, (Quickhitesupports.All AliPlast foams are heat-moldable,with an impervious, smooth surface. All are washable, lightweight polyethylene foams in successively firmer durometers.Molding is simple!For full specifications and helpful fabrication ALIPLAST tips, visit AliMed.com/aliplast. AliPlast softens in just minutes when heatedbond will result. AliPlast can be vacuum-formed (oven temp. 250 to 300F). Heating timeand is auto-adhesive. Its polyolefin base creates depends on material thickness. When heated,a uniquely durable bond with polyethylene or AliPlast can mold and form around any shape.polypropylene. It can be used to adhere these When cool, its original cushioning and rigidity aredifficult-to-bond materials together, savingCAUTION: Use a convection oven for heatingregained. Softer varieties can be molded directlyconsiderable time and effort when forming AliPlastto minimize risk of overheating. A toasterto the body. Firmer varieties, such as AliPlastorthotics. AliPlast will shrink along the grain or radiant-type heater can overheat surface. WhenXPE, are better molded first to a plaster cast towhen heated, and its thickness increases. To overheated, surface can cause severe burns. avoid danger of burns. When surfaces of twocompensate for shrinkage, stretch the material heated pieces are brought together, a permanentduring molding.Physical Properties of AliPlastAliPlast 2E AliPlast 4E AliPlast 6A AliPlast 10 AliPlast XPEOven temperature (F) 250-325 250-325 250-325 250-325 325Density (pounds per cubic foot) 2 4 6 10 12Tensile strength,65-70 80-110 110-140 294 24020 in. per min. (PSI) 45-50 60-80 100-110 226 25% compression 5-8 15-25 30-4050 50% compression 20-22 35-45 50-70 75-100 75% compression 50-55 90-100 130Permanent set (%) 50% compression for 24 hours, 25-30 12-18 7-15 15 max 524-hour recoveryService temperature (F) -110 to +160 -110 to +190 -110 to +200 -110 to +200 -110 to +200Durometer/hardness (Shore A) 15 23 34 60 68FAX800.437.2966High-Quality Materials, Better Finished ProductsDiscover the right material for any challenge.800.225.2610AliMed.comFabrication Padding Lining PostingDetails, pp. 86-99California Proposition 65 StatementWARNING:This product can expose you to chemicals including Di(2-Ethylhexyl) Phthalate (DEHP), which is known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.86'