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Playboard™’s family of playground and recreational materials offers a multitude of colored HDPE sheets for modular playground systems, ice rinks, and skate parks. Playboard® materials are UV stable, easily cleaned and fabricated and are ideally suited for either indoor or outdoor applications.

By replacing traditional wood panels, such as plywood, MDF, and compressed cement sheet in the construction of playground equipment Playboard™ removes OHS risk because of the indestructible properties of the material. Playboard™ is ideal in areas of high traffic and abuse. The color in Playboard™ is solid throughout the material, so playgrounds will never lose their vibrant color.

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At a Glance

Generic Name
High Density Polyethylene

Available In

FDA, USDA, RoHS Compliant

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Technical Information

Stock Products Properties Applications Advantages Grades

Stock Products

Sheet 1/4” – 3/4” 48” x 96”, 60″x96″ CTS Utility Black, Utility Gray, Utility White

Give us your cut-to-size dimensions. We will precision-cut these plastics to your exact size. Additional sizes and colors available upon request.


Physical PropertiesUnitsASTMResults
Density g/cm^3 D792 0.96
Mechanical PropertiesUnitsASTMResults
Flexural Modulus psi D790 130000
Hardness, Shore D D785 68
Thermal PropertiesUnitsASTMResults
Coeffcient of Linear Thermal Expansion (x 10^-5 in./in./°F) D256 1.4
Heat Deflection Temp at 66 psi °F D648 188


  • Cutting boards
  • Deck components
  • Equipment mounts
  • Cockpit covers
  • Tackle centers
  • Recess hatches
  • Bait well covers
  • Electronics mountings
  • Doorstops
  • Thresholds


  • Weighs up to 30% less with the same surface finish as Starboard®
  • Environmentally stabilized
  • Will not rot, swell, splinter, or delaminate
  • Easy to fabricate
  • Non-absorbent
  • Superior scratch resistance
  • Superior screw & staple retention
  • Easy to clean


  • Seaboard® Lite
  • Seaboard® Grip-X
  • Seaboard® Supreme
  • DS Seaboard® Utility
  • Starboard®
  • Starboard® XL
  • Starlite® XL
  • Starboard ® AS
  • Starboard® ST
  • Densetec® 400
  • Boatboard®
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