A Reputation for Performance

An economical alternative

FOME-COR VALUBOARD offers a cost-effective alternative to corrugated cardboard with a smooth, “read-through” free surface for superior mounting results, making it a good solution for short term interior displays.

Material Composition

FOME-COR VALUBOARD is comprised of extruded white or black polystyrene foam with non-coated white or natural kraft paper facers. Made in the USA.



Advantages with FOME-COR® VALUBOARD™


  • Cost-effective alternative to corrugated cardboard
  • Provides a smooth surface for mounting – no distracting read-through from flute marks
  • Perfect for die-cutting with a compressed edge that stays closed
  • Cuts easily and cleanly, even by hand
  • Uniquely embossable for 3-dimensional effects
  • Extremely light weight
  • Good dimensional stability
  • Quick service on cut-to-size orders, including large sheets up to 8’x10’


Recommended Applications

Below are some of the more common applications for which FOME-COR® VALUBOARD™ provides a solution. While these are frequent uses for our material, we love to see the unique applications designers & artists come up with!

  • POP / POS Displays Short-term application life
  • Exhibits & Kiosks Short-term application life
  • Interior Signage & Displays Short-term application life
  • Framing Short-term application life
  • Hanging Signage Short-term application life
  • Window Displays Short-term application life
  • Promotional Campaigns Short-term application life
  • 3-Dimensional Displays Short-term application life

Recommended Fabrication Methods

Thanks to over 40 years of manufacturing experience, we are able to provide general fabrication guidelines and best practices that have been successful with our materials.”

  • Mounting
  • Painting Do not expose core to solvent-based paints
  • Knife Cutting
  • Die Cut/Punch
  • Embossing

Gauges, Colors & Sheet Sizes


Gauges and Colors Stock Sheet Sizes
3/16” - Natural Kraft Facers - White Foam 48” x 96”
3/16” - Natural Kraft Facers - Black Foam 48” x 96”
3/16” - White Kraft Facers - White Foam 48” x 96”
1/2” - White Kraft Facers - White Foam 48” x 96”
Custom Sizes Available (MOQs apply)

Downloads


3A Product Brochure

3A Product Brochure

 06/01/2020 
Product Sheet - FOME-COR® Collection

Product Sheet - FOME-COR® Collection

PDF 10/20/2019 
3A Composites Product Master (Monster Guide)

3A Composites Product Master (Monster Guide)

PDF 02/13/2018 
Application Guide

Application Guide

PDF 10/20/2019 
Fabrication

Fabrication "Quick Guide"

PDF 10/20/2019 
Fabrication Guide - FOME-COR®

Fabrication Guide - FOME-COR®

PDF 10/20/2019 
FOME-COR® SDS

FOME-COR® SDS

PDF 03/16/2018 

Videos


Graphic Display USA: Corporate Image Branding From the Inside Out

Graphic Display USA: Corporate Image Branding From the Inside Out

At 3A Composites USA, we recognize that corporate identity is essential to communicating and developing a brand image. As the industry leader for both interior rigid substrates and exterior cladding, our vast versatile product lines are the materials of choice for corporate identity.  

Products: SINTRA®,GATORFOAM®,GATORPLAST®,GATORBLANKS®,FOME-COR® VALUBOARD™,FOME-COR® ,FOME-COR® ACID-FREE,FOME-COR® SELF-ADHESIVE,FOME-COR® HEAT-ACTIVATED,FOME-COR® JETMOUNT,FOAM-X® RECOVERY,DIBOND®,GATORFOAM® EXTERIOR,FOME-COR® CANVAS,LUMEX® G,SINTRA® ECLIPSE,DISPA®,GATORFOAM® PRO,SINTRA® Colors ,DIBOND® BUTLERFINISH® Brushed Metals,DIBOND® Colors,GATORFOAM® SELF-ADHESIVE,DIBOND® Specialty Finishes,SINTRA® VERS 

Case Histories


Now Offering New White Fome-Cor® Valuboard™ Rigid Substrate Line

The Fome-Cor® ValuBoard™ line – designed for creating high-quality yet cost-effective displays – has been expanded with new White ValuBoard sheets as a fresh, clean-looking decorating option. White ValuBoard features white extruded polystyrene foam sandwiched between two white non-coated kraft liners.