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The Amaco Type II Balsa-Foam is harder and more durable than Amaco Type I Balsa-Foam.
Type II is more rigid and dense than Amaco Type I Balsa-Foam, but still is easy to work with.
Type II is better for 3-dimensional modeling .
Type II Balsa-Foam will work well with most glue, including wood glue and hot glue. When bonding two blocks of Balsa Foam to make a larger block for carving, keep the adhesive well inside the ultimate shape to avoid having a glue seam that may be difficult to carve across.
You can use any type of water-based or solvent-based paint to decorate Amaco Type II Balsa-Foam.
Balsa-Foam is non-toxic, but because it is made of wood, be sure to wear protective gear when sanding or using power tools on it.
Amaco Type II Balsa-Foam has a density of 10 lb/cubic foot, and is 6” x 9” x 1/2”, or 9” x 12” x 1”.
|Size||6x9x1/2 and 9x12x1 inch thick|
|Density||10 lbs. per cubic foot|