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Old 11-13-2013
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Re: Best way to soundproof engine compartment?

Neoprene foam is dense, but it is also expensive and flammable. And the less expensive "chemical blown" neoprenes tend to degrade faster in heat, i.e engine rooms.

If it was the right material for the job you'd see it used on production boats.
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