Foam Swabs

Foam Swabs

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    Get Puritan Foam Swab, Paddle Tip, 6" Polypropylene Shaft, 1000/cs P1276 BK at Harmony

    Puritan Foam Swab, Paddle Tip, 6 in. Polypropylene Shaft, 1000/case

    Puritan Medical Products

    Harmony Price: $199.99
      Puritan 6" Paddle Tip Foam Tip Swab Lint Free and Non-Abrasive Foam tip swabs are made from medical grade polyurethane foam with 100 ppi (pores per square inch) - shred resistant to stand up to the toughest scrubbing. Soft, non-abrasive and...
    P1276 BK
    Harmony Price: $199.99
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    Get Tekniswab Round Tip Foam Swab, 5", Polypropylene Shaft, 100/bag TSF708 at Harmony

    Tekniswab Round Tip Foam Swab, 5 in., Polypropylene Shaft, 100/bag

    Teknipure

    Harmony Price: $22.99
      TekniSwab Round Tip Foam Swab Low particulates! Open cell polyurethane foam has high solvent capacity and is non-abrasive. An ideal choice for critical purpose cleaning or sampling. Cleanroom compatible ISO class 4-7 (Class 10 to 10,000)...
    TSF708
    Harmony Price: $22.99
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    Get Puritan Foam Swab, Rectangular Tip, 5", Polypropylene Shaft 1805-PF-RECT at Harmony

    Puritan Foam Swab, Rectangular Tip, 5 in., Polypropylene Shaft

    Puritan Medical Products

    Harmony Price: $14.39
      Puritan 5" Rectangular Tip Foam Swab Lint Free and Non-Abrasive Foam tip swabs are made from medical grade polyurethane foam with 100 ppi (pores per square inch) - shred resistant to stand up to the toughest scrubbing. Soft, non-abrasive...
    1805-PF-RECT
    Harmony Price: $14.39
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    Get Puritan Chemical Resistant Foam Swab, Paddle Tip, 6", Polypropylene Shaft 1876-PF-CR at Harmony

    Puritan Chemical Resistant Foam Swab, Paddle Tip, 6 in., Polypropylene Shaft

    Puritan Medical Products

    Harmony Price: $15.29
      PurSwab Chemical Resistant Paddle Tip Foam Swab Stands up to chemicals and solvents - will not swell or break apart! Flexible paddle tip design "gives" allowing additional pressure without risk of breaking. Specially designed foam swab...
    1876-PF-CR
    Harmony Price: $15.29
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    Get Chemtronics Foamtips™ Rectangular Tip Swab, Polypropylene Shaft, 50/bag XCF2050 at Harmony

    Chemtronics Foamtips, Rectangular Tip Swab, Polypropylene Shaft, 50/bag

    Chemtronics

    Harmony Price: $32.99
      Chemtronics Foamtips™ Rectangular Swab Lint Free and Non-Abrasive Foamtips™ swabs are made from medical grade open cell polyurethane foam with 100 ppi (pores per square inch). Shred resistant to stand up to the toughest...
    XCF2050
    Harmony Price: $32.99
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    Get Coventry Wrapped Foam Pointed Tip Swab, Wood Shaft, 500/bag X20050 at Harmony

    Coventry Wrapped Foam Pointed Tip Swab, Wood Shaft, 500/bag

    Coventry

    Harmony Price: $127.99
      Coventry Wrapped Foam Pointed Tip Swab Lint Free and Non-Abrasive Wrapped Foam tip swabs have the most durable head of any foam swabs and are made from medical grade polyurethane foam with 100 ppi (pores per square inch) Shred resistant...
    X20050
    Harmony Price: $127.99
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    Get Tekniswab Elongated Tip Foam Swab, 6", Polypropylene Shaft, 100/bag TSF6 at Harmony

    Tekniswab Elongated Tip Foam Swab, 6 in., Polypropylene Shaft, 100/bag

    Teknipure

    Harmony Price: $14.99
      TekniSwab 6" Elongated Tip Foam Swab Low particulates! Open Cell polyurethane foam has high solvent capacity and is non-abrasive. An ideal choice for critical purpose cleaning or sampling. Free from organic contanimants. Cleanroom...
    TSF6
    Harmony Price: $14.99
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    Get Puritan Chemical Resistant Foam Swab, Cylindrical & Pointed Tip, 3", Wood Shaft, 1000/cs P1803-WFB CR POINTED at Harmony

    Puritan Chemical Resistant Foam Swab, Cylindrical & Pointed Tip, 3 in., Wood Shaft, 1000/case

    Puritan Medical Products

    Harmony Price: $249.99
      Puritan 3" Chemical Resistant Conical Tip Foam Swab Stands up to chemicals and solvents - will not swell or break apart! Specially designed foam swab tips stand up to chemicals commonly used for cleaning and applying. Can be used with...
    P1803-WFB CR POINTED
    Harmony Price: $249.99
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    Get Puritan Foam Swab, Cylindrical Tip, 6", Wood Shaft 1806-WF at Harmony

    Puritan Foam Swab, Cylindrical Tip, 6 in., Wood Shaft

    Puritan Medical Products

    Harmony Price: $8.49
      PurSwab 6" Cylindrical Tip Foam Swab Lint Free and Non-Abrasive Foam tips are made from medical grade polyurethane foam with 100 ppi (pores per square inch) - shred resistant to stand up to the toughest scrubbing. Soft, non-abrasive and...
    1806-WF
    Harmony Price: $8.49
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    Get Tekniswab Conical Tip Foam Swab, 3", Polypropylene Shaft, 500/bag TSFS3 at Harmony

    Tekniswab Conical Tip Foam Swab, 3 in., Polypropylene Shaft, 500/bag

    Teknipure

    Harmony Price: $27.99
      TekniSwab Conical Tip Cleanroom Foam Swab Low particulates! Open Cell polyurethane foam has high solvent capacity and is non-abrasive. An ideal choice for critical purpose cleaning or sampling. Cleanroom compatible ISO class 4-7 (Class 10...
    TSFS3
    Harmony Price: $27.99
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    Get Chemtronics Foamtips™ Mini Tip Swab, 3", Polypropylene Shaft, 50/bag XCF4050 at Harmony

    Chemtronics Foamtips, Mini Tip Swab, 3 in., Polypropylene Shaft, 50/bag

    Chemtronics

    Harmony Price: $27.99
      Chemtronics Foamtips™ Mini Tip Swab Lint Free and Non-Abrasive Foamtips™ swabs are made from medical grade open cell polyurethane foam with 100 ppi (pores per square inch). Shred resistant to stand up to the toughest...
    XCF4050
    Harmony Price: $27.99
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    Get Coventry Sealed Foam Swab, Polypropylene Shaft, 500/bag X41050 at Harmony

    Coventry Sealed Foam Swab, Polypropylene Shaft, 500/bag

    Coventry

    Harmony Price: $59.99
      Coventry Sealed Foam Swab Lint Free and Non-Abrasive Foam tip swabs are made from medical grade polyurethane foam with 100 ppi (pores per square inch) - shred resistant to stand up to the toughest scrubbing. Soft, non-abrasive and lint...
    X41050
    Harmony Price: $59.99
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    Get Tekniswab Micro Tip Foam Swab, 3", Polypropylene Shaft, 500/bag TSF3 at Harmony

    Tekniswab Micro Tip Foam Swab, 3 in., Polypropylene Shaft, 500/bag

    Teknipure

    Harmony Price: $24.99
      TekniSwab Micro Tip Foam Swab Low particulates! Open Cell polyurethane foam has high solvent capacity and is non-abrasive. An ideal choice for critical purpose cleaning or sampling. Cleanroom compatible ISO class 4-7 (Class 10 to 10,000)...
    TSF3
    Harmony Price: $24.99
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    Get Puritan Foam Thin Tip Foam Swab, 6.3", Polypropylene Shaft, 1000/cs P1277-PF at Harmony

    Puritan Foam Thin Tip Foam Swab, 6.3 in., Polypropylene Shaft, 1000/case

    Puritan Medical Products

    Harmony Price: $369.99
      PurSwab Thin Tip Foam Swab Ideal for cleaning Fiber Optic Connectors Foam tip swabs are made from medical grade polyurethane foam with 100 ppi (pores per square inch) - shred resistant to stand up to the toughest scrubbing. Soft,...
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    Harmony Price: $369.99
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    Get Puritan Foam Swab, Cylindrical Tip, 6",  Semi-Flexible Polypropylene Shaft 1616-PF at Harmony

    Puritan Foam Swab, Cylindrical Tip, 6 in., Semi-Flexible Polypropylene Shaft

    Puritan Medical Products

    Harmony Price: $13.29
      Puritan 6" Cylindrical Tip Foam Swab Lint Free and Non-Abrasive Foam tip swabs are made from medical grade polyurethane foam with 100 ppi (pores per square inch) - shred resistant to stand up to the toughest scrubbing. Soft, non-abrasive...
    1616-PF
    Harmony Price: $13.29
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    Get CleanTex Large Paddle Tip Foam Swab, Polypropylene Shaft, 100/bag CT710A at Harmony

    CleanTex Large Paddle Tip Foam Swab, Polypropylene Shaft, 100/bag

    CleanTex

    Harmony Price: $32.99
      CleanTex Large Paddle Tip Foam Swab Large flexible head for an accurate clean! Highly flexible, general purpose large foam swab for cleaning surfaces and recessed areas. Closed-cell polyurethane foam head possesses excellent durability...
    CT710A
    Harmony Price: $32.99

Foam Swabs

Foam swabs are a better solution for critical industries like cleanroom, medical device assembly, PCB assembly, and electronic manufacturing. Most people view swabs as common cotton fiber wrapped on a stick. However, while cotton is commonly used, Foam applicator swabs are also used by technicians to perform meticulous tasks like repair, precision cleaning, and assembly. Made of polyurethane foam, these swabs are open-celled foam that contains 100 pores per every square inch. The pore-and-open-cell structure makes the foam swab extremely effective in trapping particles. Additionally, they thermally bonded, non-abrasive, and durable. You can also use them with most cleaning compounds and organic compounds. Available in a wide range of sizes and shapes, which means there is swab for every cleaning application.

Benefits of Foam Swabs

  • Excellent Cleaning Capabilities
  • Thermal Bonding eliminates need for adhesives
  • Gentle material for sensitive components
  • Rugged enough for removing industrial contaminants 
  • Clean without leaving residue or lint

Foam swabs have great cleaning properties than cotton swabs. The foam swabs have ESD-safe handles that are thermally bonded and help prevent separation during use. Another advantage of thermal bonding is that it eliminates the usage of contaminating adhesives, sprays, and coatings. Foam is free from amides, silicones, and DOP, which makes them compatible with most cleaning solvents. Some foam applicators are even compatible with acetone. Despite its chemical resistance, foam swabs are gentle enough to clean printed circuit boards assemblies to delicate instruments, these swabs are soft and have low abrasion to protect delicate components.

Applications of Foam Swabs

Foam-tipped swabs are always the No.1 choice for applications where precision, detailing and cleanliness are exceptionally important. For this reason, coupled with the fact that theyr'e made of soft, non-abrasive foam that leaves behind zero lint or residue, we recommend them as cleaning swabs in a range of applications. They can also be used to apply solvents, adhesives, paint and lubricants. Foam swabs from Harmony Lab & Safety Supplies are made with top-quality materials and are shred-resistant, so they stand up to the toughest cleaning and application jobs. What's more, they feature thermal bonding to ensure that particulates won't contaminate your environment.

With non-abrasive synthetic material, foam swabs are ideal for absorbing solvents and applying solutions, adhesives or epoxies, paint, lubricants, or to clean parts and equipment. Foam q tips are made of soft, non-abrasive foam that is lint and residue free. Also, because of their natural shred resistance and thermal bonding, foam q tips stand up to the toughest jobs without leaving behind particulate contamination common with cotton q tips. Foam is the the perfect swabs material for cleaning printers, electronics, pharmaceutical, firearms, and industrial components.  

If you produce pharmaceuticals, it’s important that your manufacturing environment remains free of any contaminants. Biological contaminants such as pathogens are often introduced by operators. Fungi and mold may also develop or introduced during processing. Other contaminants include debris that may be introduced when handling some components like metal, fiber, glass pieces, lubricants, and plastic particles.

Buy foam swabs when you need an applicator that is soft enough for delicate cleaning but not too soft to the point that they excessively flex, bend, and fold. Foam swabs are made from a non-abrasive synthetic material ideal for absorbing cleaning solvents and applying solutions, and adhesives.

Types of Foam Swabs 

We have several unique foam swab styles available in our selection to meet your specific needs. Our anti-static and ESD swabs are recommended for working with static-sensitive components, while our chemical-resistant swabs are designed for use with most solvents. This type of swab is also highly absorbent, which makes it a good choice for soaking up chemical spills and liquids. All of these foam swabs are soft enough for delicate cleaning, but not too soft or flexible to the point where they will compromise the effectiveness of your job by bending, flexing or folding. You can determine how much strength you need when you choose your handle type. Here you'll find swabs by Puritan Medical Products, Tekniswab, CleanTex, Chemtronics and Coventry.

Our foam applicator swabs can be ordered either with a wood, nylon or polypropylene shaft. Our wooden handle foam swabs feature rigid wood biodegradable handles and are an economical option. If you need even more rigidity and strength, we recommend choosing our nylon handle foam swabs which are made with a glass-filled nylon shaft that keeps them strong and rigid. We also carry polypropylene handle foam swabs at Harmony Lab & Safety Supplies. The poly shaft is semi-flexible, so it's best for applications where a little bit of give is acceptable. 

Where to buy Foam Swabs?

Harmony has over a decade of experience in swabs. With experience assisting industry, semi-conductor manufacturers, pharmaceutical companies, biotech labs and research centers, count on Harmony for the highest quality products shipped fast. We stock the brands such as Puritan, Chemtronics, Cleantex, Teknipure, and Coventry. If you aren't sure which style to choose, you can always get in touch with us for customized advice.