Product News: Architectural and Civil Engineering Products
Plastic/Wood Material offers rot and insect resistance.
Press Release Summary:
October 9, 2003 - EverKote(TM) consists of 4 in. x 4 in. x 8 ft posts of structural foam plastic bonded directly to wood core. They can be cut, drilled, and assembled like wood but have dimensional stability of plastic. Posts feature smooth surface and rounded edges that will not splinter, making them suited for child-oriented products and outdoor building material. Molded in fade-resistant colors, EverKote can be ordered pre-cut and pre-drilled with molded-in bosses and sealants.
Original Press Release
Buckhorn Custom Moulding Introduces EverKote(TM)-A Revolution In Wood & Plastic
Press release date: September 30, 2003
Buckhorn's new manufacturing process molds 4" x 4" x 8' posts of heavy-duty structural foam plastic with an engineered wood core, creating a stronger, more durable post that resists warping, moisture, and pests. EverKote posts feature a smooth surface and rounded edges that will not splinter, making them ideal for child-oriented products, outdoor building material, or other products where safety and durability is a concern. Molded in a variety of fade-resistant colors, EverKote can be ordered pre-cut, and pre-drilled with molded-in bosses and sealants for ease of installation. EverKote posts are featured in Backyard Escapes Playcenters(TM) by Hedstrom which are sold through Toys "R" Us and Wal-Mart retail stores.
Buckhorn Custom Molding, a division of Buckhorn Inc., is a full-service provider of turn-key custom molding solutions. Buckhorn Custom Molding specializes in providing a wide range of services from design and prototyping to testing and secondary operations, manufacturing material handling products and custom molding unrelated products. Buckhorn Inc. is a Myers Industries company (NYSE:MYE).