Liquid Logic makes boats with both materials
Whats the difference
Ones made with pelits melted in the mold and the other is melted and then injected?
Whats beter,or is one cheaper to to.
Ill check back for an answer on sunday
Im heading up to the poconos to paddle all weekend.
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Posted by: willowleaf on Jul-18-13 10:36 PM (EST)
cross-linked PE is ....|
Posted by: pilotwingz on Jul-18-13 11:43 PM (EST)
..... at the moleculer level , so is linear .
This is one of those cases where a |
Posted by: ezwater on Jul-18-13 11:56 PM (EST)
material is better on paper, but only about equal in the real world.
Linear polyethylene is one variety of |
Posted by: ezwater on Jul-18-13 11:40 PM (EST)
poly. Most manufacturers are using it now.
Types of plastic|
Posted by: budricko on Jul-19-13 9:50 AM (EST)
How they paddle is more important. Plastic boats are OK (I have two). Just store them out of the sun, don't wrench them too hard when they are on the roof rack, and sponge out the water when you are done paddling to preserve the foam inside.
Posted by: willowleaf on Jul-19-13 10:56 AM (EST)
...for the technical clarifications on that. I should have waited until I was back in the office to answer. Could have walked over to our chemical engineering department and asked them (since they design manufacturing plants for the plastics industry). I just did and they concurred with all that g2d and pilotwingz have stated.