b'AliPlastAliPlast MATERIALS AND TOOLS The AliPlast family is an assortment AliPlast AliPlast AliPlast AliPlastAliPlast AliPlast of cross-linked polyethylene foams. The five types of AliPlast vary infor fabrication of customfirmness and 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 andAliPmany types of hand splints. AliPlast XPE,Stick), Off-White 4E, W 6A, W 10, Wh 10, BuffXPE, Ivorythe firmest grade, is well-suited for postinglast hite6A, Buff iteorthoses and for building long-lasting,2E, (Quickhitefunctional foot supports.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 ALIPLAST fabrication tips, visit AliMed.com/aliplast. AliPlast softens in just minutes when heateda permanent bond will result. AliPlast can (oven temp. 250 to 300F). Heating timebe vacuum-formed and is auto-adhesive. Its depends on material thickness. When heated,polyolefin base creates a uniquely durable bond AliPlast can mold and form around any shape.with polyethylene or polypropylene. It can be When cool, its original cushioning and rigidityused to adhere these difficult-to-bond materialsCAUTION: Use a convection oven for heatingare regained. Softer varieties can be moldedtogether, saving considerable time and effort AliPlastto minimize risk of overheating. A toasterdirectly to the body. Firmer varieties, such aswhen forming orthotics. AliPlast will shrink or radiant-type heater can overheat surface. WhenAliPlast XPE, are better molded first to a plasteralong the grain when heated, and its thickness overheated, surface can cause severe burns. cast to avoid danger of burns. When surfacesincreases. To compensate for shrinkage, stretch of two heated pieces are brought together,the material during 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. 192-211California 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.194'