CARPENTER announces acquisition of
Recticel Engineered Foams Division
(formerly FoamPartner)

Foams for Paint Rollers

Polyurethane foams for ink rollers with high tear resistance, homogeneous surfaces and good long-term stability

We produce paint roller foams with uncompromising quality by specifically selecting catalyst and stabilizer systems, the purest raw materials as well as through our specialized process management. Our development process focuses on ensuring optimal processing capabilities and user convenience. That is why so many paint roller manufacturers trust our tear-resistant, specialized foams with long-term stability and consistent, regular surface textures.

As a supplier for painting tools and ink roller manufacturers, we produce high-performance foams, perfected through continuous investments in our systems technology and analysis. We continually expand the performance profile of our specialized foams for paint rollers, ink rollers and painting tools, and have created a product portfolio that can fulfill all the needs of professional painting companies:

  • Fine foams for painting and varnishing
  • Textured roller foams with rough surfaces for patterned effects
  • Reticulated, flocked foam for even painting results
  • Foam rollers for applying plastic materials, finishing textured plaster and for painting work.
  • Foam for brushes, ensuring a streak-free coating
  • Figure foam for stamping technologies
  • Decorative sponge foams for sponge technology

Technical Data

Foams for Paint Rollers & Ink Rollers

Product Product group *Density Net
*Compression load
DIN EN ISO 3386-1
Tensile strength
Elongation at break
Pores per inch
B 29 MW Polyester PUR foam 29 3,8 >100 >160 -
B 29 MWP Polyester PUR foam 29 4,5 >100 >160 -
B 40 MW Polyester PUR foam 40 6,0 >150 >140 -
B 50 MW Polyester PUR foam 50 6,5 >100 >120 -
V65 H ret Prepolymer polyether
PUR foam
40 8,0 >300 >100 77
V2 mittel 2 Prepolymer polyether
PUR foam
36 5,8 >80 >60 17

* The indicated data refer to typical values and slight variations are in general within the specification.
Please consult your local sales representative at FoamPartner to obtain the actual product data sheet with the latest technical product details.

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