1/4" Cloth Backed Sew Foam
- Product ID: 1454120-1540 1454120-1540
- Width: 54"
- Thickness: 0.25"
Sold: Sold by the Yard
- Please Note: This product comes in various colors and different types of foam are used to create this product. Colors, foam type, and foam density cannot be guaranteed. If ordering more than 20 yards, the multiple pieces of your order may vary from each other.
Maximum Continuous Length: Approximately 20 Yards,
when ordering more than 20 Yards please note it may come in more than one piece.
Cloth-backed sew foam in 1/4" thickness. Great quality sew foam that's easy to work with. Ideal for boat seats and many other projects that call for thin, durable padding. 54" width. Sold by the yard.
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Why did you choose this?
How do I glue foam ends together?
is this product good for custom mouse pad for students to create?
BEST ANSWER: No it wouldn't work for that. Foam is really squishy & mouse pad wouldn't move well on it. Try scuba maybe, but not spacer.
Can this foam fabric be spray painted? If so what product would work?
Would this work to make rub and back padding for a youth baseball shirt?
BEST ANSWER: I'm not sure what rub and back padding is but if it's like a catcher's padding I would say no. It's much softer than the padding on a catcher's vest. It's very soft. If you push on pleats on a car seat this would show how soft it is. I mean the pushing just enough to create a dimple not pushing to where you're compressing foam or springs on an older vehicle.
can you cut this foam easy ? How hard is it to cut?
BEST ANSWER: This foam is very easy to cut with a knife or scissors.
Would it be firm enough to protect radio control wing bags?
BEST ANSWER: There is not a lot of cushion. I do not know how delicate the wings are, but I probably go with a 1/2" or 3/4" to be safe.
Does this material come in red? Additionally, is this material appropriate for coolies/koozies?
BEST ANSWER: Sew foam comes in a few different colors, but we can not guarantee what you will be getting, you could always contact customer service at email@example.com or 877-781-2967 Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm EST. and they could look into it for you at the time you order.
You could use this for koozies but it doesn't have insulation properties so it might not keep drinks as cold as ones made from other materials. I hope that helps.
Can this be used for car door panel padding?
Would this be good for homemade stamp pad? I need something porous for the ink.
BEST ANSWER: I don't see why not.
Would this be appropriate as a guitar case liner
if so, what would you use to glue/secure the foam side to a hard plastic guitar case?
BEST ANSWER: I would use a glue gun - however I doubt if it would hold up against guitar strings alone - I would use vinyl over the foam.
Can this be used for car headliners?
Looking for very squishy padding to sew leather onto for saddle seats for horse back riding. Would this work?
BEST ANSWER: I believe it would work for saddle seats. I bought this foam to put over the top of a motorcycle seat before putting the new fabric on it. I also ride horses so I understand what you are needing to do. I would recommend it if it’s the same clothbacked foam I purchased.
Lookkng for fabric bonded to closed-cell fiam padding, to make vehicle cover in area prone to hailstorms. Is this fabric durable enough for sewing/glueing, and “outdoor wear and tear”? Has this foam been used for any similar protective purpose?
BEST ANSWER: We think this fabric would be perfect for that use! You may want to add a nylon outer coat for prolonged life.
Would this be suitable for lining the bottom of a table top display case?
Can this product be used in overhead lining of a truck ?
I am looking to make a costume. Can this foam be glued to itself on the egdes to make an over the head type costume?
BEST ANSWER: We don't see why not.
Can this material be folded to shaped like half circles etc without pinch wrinkles and can it be painted on the cloth backing?
BEST ANSWER: It will wrinkle if folded.
ironing pad for table top???
BEST ANSWER: We do not recommend using this foam as it may melt.
Can this product be used outside on a pool decking bed for laying in the sun?
BEST ANSWER: It may not hold up under constant direct sunlight.
Will the fabric side stick to velcro?
BEST ANSWER: It will not.
Could I use these as an inner sole (hidden between layers) in handmade slippers? Would it be good to cut to shape to be walked on ? Can you wash it?
BEST ANSWER: You can use this foam in between layers for an inner sole of a slipper. However, it is not washable because the foam will soak up the water and eventually deteriorate.
Does this work for auto upholstery backing?
BEST ANSWER: Yes, that is what I use it for.
Can this be used to make a koozie?
BEST ANSWER: I wouldn't think so. It's not neoprene like most koozies. It doesn't have the strength needed to stand up to multiple use or have any thermal properties. It's basically thin foam with a T-shirt type material glued on the back to keep thread from pulling through the foam.
restoring an old childs metal pedal car, need foam for seat cover, will the foam backing stay glued to the metal seat?
BEST ANSWER: Yes, you will need a high strength adhesive suitable for use on foam. See attached recommendations.
Does this product come in 1/2 inch, and what other colors? Want to use it to line jewellery box
BEST ANSWER: Yes, we do carry this product in a 1/2" thickness! The color, foam type, and density cannot be guaranteed as it is created based on what is available at the time of manufacture. You may receive a different color than pictured but it could easily be covered with a fabric of your choosing to suit your style.
is this material microwave safe?
BEST ANSWER: We would not recommend using this product in a microwave.
What specific material is the foam made of? Can it be laser cut?
Is this machine washable? Does it dry fast? Should I be concerned about
Is this machine washable and dryable? Will it work for the insoles in house slippers?
Would this be comparable to soft and stable for bags?
Great product at great price!
November 12, 2016
over 3 years ago
good quality product very satisfied
September 22, 2019
2 months ago
It did what I wanted, looks good and just the right amount of cushion.
March 24, 2019
8 months ago
Perfect for the job
Just the right density for my needs, perfect.
August 12, 2017
over 2 years ago