MDF - Natural

0.118 inches

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What is it

Medium density fibreboard. An engineered wood product formed by breaking down hardwood or softwood residuals into wood fibres, often in a defibrator, combining it with wax and a resin binder, and forming panels by applying high temperature and pressure.

Design notes

Has a smooth sanded finish that is a pale brown color.

Typical uses

Joinery and furniture applications.

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

Matthew says:

Care should be taken when working with MDF as the resins and fibers contained in MDF dust may pose health risks.

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