Veneer MDF - Walnut

0.224 inches

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What is it

An MDF core with a 0.5 mm real timber veneer on each side.

Veneer MDF is called 1/4 inch by the manufacturer and typically falls in the range of 5.4mm - 6.1mm / 0.215" - 0.241" in thickness.

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Design notes

Veneered MDF has a high grade appearance and is consistant in thickness. Laser cuts with a dark edge and engraving does not go through to the MDF.

Grain direction will always run horizontal as drawn on the computer screen.

Typical uses

Cabinetmaking, furniture fittings & linings, boat interiors. Also ideal for commercial and residential interior fittings and linings. Not suitable for exterior use.

Environmental info

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.

Tips from other designers

Gregg says:

The 6.4mm / .25in walnut is closer to 5.40mm / .212in.

Added almost 6 years ago. ( delete )
Josh says:

I posted a larger image of an uncut P2 sheet @ http://flic.kr/p/8y5Cz8 The sheet measured very close to its listed thickness at 5.72mm

Added over 5 years ago. ( delete )
Valerie says:

5.7mm seemed to be correct on my P3 - my design relied on it being correct and it worked out perfectly, but I did not have anything to accurately measure it with.

Added over 1 year ago. ( delete )

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