Styrofoam

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Styrofoam

 modelling material

Advantages

  • great rigidty
  • high compressive strenght
  • easily cut scored and shaped using hand tools
  • available in a range of thicknesses 
  • can be glued with PVA

Disadvantages

  • weak 
  • surface breaks away very easily
  • surface can become dinted when sanding if care is not taken
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