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Tough and Useful Plastic Sheeting- Poly Scrim 20 HDPE Film

Posted by Global Plastic Sheeting on Tue, Apr 02, 2024 @ 02:09

Poly Scrim 20-HDPE: The Tough and Useful Plastic Sheeting You Need!

Have you ever gotten confused by all the technical terms used to describe building materials? You're not alone! But some materials are so useful, they deserve a closer look, even for regular folks. That's the case with Poly Scrim 20-HDPE.

Imagine super strong plastic sheeting: Poly Scrim 20-HDPE is like that, but even better! It's made of several layers of super tough plastic (called high-density polyethylene) sandwiched together with a strong mesh for extra support. This makes it super resistant to rips, tears, and even the sun's rays.

Here's what makes Poly Scrim 20-HDPE so great:

  • Tough as Nails: This stuff can take a beating! It won't rip or tear easily, and it can handle hot or cold weather without breaking down.
  • Sun Blocker: The sun can damage some plastics, but not Poly Scrim 20-HDPE. It has special protection built-in to keep it strong for years, even in sunny places.
  • Moisture Stopper: Need to keep water out? Poly Scrim 20-HDPE is like a shield against moisture. It's perfect for keeping things dry underneath.
  • Lightweight and Easy to Use: Even though it's strong, Poly Scrim 20-HDPE is surprisingly light and flexible. This makes it easy to move around and use in all sorts of projects, even for DIY enthusiasts.

Here are just a few ways you can use Poly Scrim 20-HDPE:

  • Under Your House: Keep moisture out of your crawl space to prevent mold and mildew growth.
  • Under Your Roof: Add an extra layer of protection under your roof shingles to keep water from leaking in.
  • In Your Garden: Stop weeds from growing and protect your soil with a layer of Poly Scrim 20-HDPE.
  • Around Your Pond: Create a strong and durable liner for your pond that won't tear or leak.
  • Over Your Plants: Shield your plants from harsh weather conditions with a temporary cover made of Poly Scrim 20-HDPE.
  • On Your Outdoor Furniture: Protect your furniture from rain and sun damage with a custom cover.
  • For Emergencies: In a pinch, Poly Scrim 20-HDPE can even be used as a temporary roof patch or a simple shelter.

Outdoor Endurance:

  • In the world of continuous exposure, Poly Scrim 20-HDPE boasts an impressive average life expectancy of 30 to 48 months. That's resilience you can rely on.
  • Material: 3-ply laminate, combining 2 layers of linear low density polyethylene and 1 high strength non-woven cord grids.
  • Weight:  ASTM D 3776: 93 lb/1,000 ft2 (45 kg/100 m2
  • Puncture, Propagation Tear: ASTM D 2582: 50 lbs (222 N)
  • Permeance (Perm): ASTM E 96: 0.019 grains/hr-ft2-in Hg (1.06 ng/(Pa-s-m2)).
  • Drop Dart D:  1709: 910 g.
  • Tensile Strength 3 Inches, ASTM D 882: 150 lb/2,630 psi (667N/18,100 kPa).
  • Usable Temperature Range: -45 to 170 degrees F (-42 to 77 degrees C).
  • Storage: Store materials in a clean, dry area
    Minimum: -40 degrees F -40 degrees C
    Maximum: 170 degrees F 77 degrees C

The list goes on and on! Because it's so tough and versatile, Poly Scrim 20-HDPE can be used for a huge variety of projects around the house, in construction, and even for outdoor activities.

So next time you need a strong, reliable plastic sheeting, don't be intimidated by the fancy name. Poly Scrim 20-HDPE is just a way of saying "this stuff is tough and gets the job done!"


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