Help me identify this material from a reveal video

I was looking at reveal videos for ideas to show my students to make better robots and came across this:
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What material is attached to the black plastic backer? I can’t place it, though I am certainly not a VEX part expert. It looks very useful.

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Adhesive Foam

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It is the VEX adhesive foam

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@Mr_Nash
:smile: That’s a clip from our worlds reveal video.

The black plastic backing isABS plastic from robosource, and the foam strips are what @cmaricic and @Atlantis have linked above. Both are often overlooked materials for rookie teams, but they provide several creative utilities which metal simply cannot meet.

Good luck next season in Tower Takeover, and if you have any other questions about our robot we would be happy to answer them!

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You can use window foam from a building supply store that is the same width and thickness, but is longer and cheaper.

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