Shadow boards are an integral tool required in many industrial settings that protect the company, user, and end user from damage caused by a lost or misplaced tool that can cause bodily injury or equipment damage.
Shadow boards are used to organize tools, components, and parts so that they are easily accessible and can be accounted for. In many industries it is critical that all tools and/or parts be accounted for before leaving a job site. Some tools are very expensive so that loss is financial, others could be left behind in areas that could disturb normal machine functioning. (Imagine an aircraft where a wrench was left in the turbojet tunnel.)
OSAAP America offers custom shadow boards in closed cell, cross linked, inert, polyethene foam, ESD foam safe foam and plastic for these typical applications: