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Compact wood is a solid, decorative, self-supporting wood panel available for interior and exterior surfaces.

Benefits:

  • Excellent resistance to fire – Class A.
  • Very high surface and edge impact resistance.
  • High resistance to chemicals and organic solvents.
  • Excellent moisture and water resistance.
  • Excellent hygiene characteristics.
  • Outstanding self-supporting properties.
  • Good dimensional stability and flatness.
  • Simple and quick fabrication.
  • No need for edging and adhesives.
  • High resistance to stress cracking.
  • Excellent resistance to termites.

Applications:

Horizontal and vertical solutions such as wall panels, toilet and dressing room partitions, lockers, table tops and counters, shelving, desktops, window sills, signage and wayfinding and wall protection components.

Standard product features

Sheet size:

51 x 120 x 1/2 inch.

Fire rating:

All thicknesses 1/2 inch and greater are Class A (ASTM-84) as standard. Thinner boards available as Class A.

Options

Technical properties:

  • Thickness tolerance: ± 5%.
  • Density: 1.420 kg/m³ (±0.030).
  • Abrasion resistance: IP >150; A >350.
  • Steam resistance: Grade >4.
  • Stain resistance group 1–2: Minimum grade 5.
  • Stain resistance group 3: Minimum grade 4.
  • Colourfastness: Scale >6.
  • Xenon arc lamp (grey): Tones >4.
  • Dimensional stability (%): L = 0.2; T = 0.3.
  • Tensile strength: L >100 N/mm²; T > 70 N/mm².
  • Flexural strength: L >100 N/mm²; T > 90 N/mm².
  • Modulus of elasticity: L >1000 N/mm²; T > 8000 N/mm².
  • Resistance to compression: >200.
  • Rockwell hardness (HRE): >78.
  • Coefficient of expansion: 0.0005/C.

NBS Specification

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Manufacturer

Name:

Inspired Surfaces

Tel:

+44 (0)1536 428789

Product reference

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Manufacturer details

Inspired Surfaces,
26 Brunel Road,
Earlstrees Industrial Estate,
Corby,
Northamptonshire, NN17 4JW
Tel +44 (0)1536 428789
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