Veneer Core - Birch
What is it
A timber core with a 0.5 mm real timber veneer on each side.
Veneer Core has a thickness tolerance of +/-15% of the material thickness.
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Veneered Core is best suited to prototypes or designs that will be painted. It usually has 1 good side but the other side can have knots and filler to repair the veneer. This material often has warping issues which may impact larger designs that have lengths over 12"
Laser cuts with a dark edge and engraving does not go through the veneer.
Grain direction will always run along the long edge or horizontal as drawn on the computer screen.
Cabinetmaking, furniture fittings & linings, boat interiors. Also ideal for commercial and residential interior fittings and linings. Not suitable for exterior use.
Veneers sourced from species not on the 'World List of Threatened Trees'* *http://www.iucn.org/bookstore/index.html.
Adhesives, joints & fastenings
Construction adhesives will bond boards well. Follow the adhesive manufacturer's instructions for application processes. Screw joints should be pre-drilled to avoid splitting.