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Real wood veneer species embedded within a Solid Grade Laminate (phenolic) sheet construction. Compact wood is a solid, decorative, self-supporting wood panel available for interior and exterior surfaces.

Benefits:

  • Excellent resistance to fire – Class A (ASTM-84).
  • 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 panel solutions such as wall cladding panels, washroom cubicle and IPS panelling , lockers, table tops and counters, shelving, desktops, window sills, signage/ wayfinding and wall protection components.

Standard product features

Sheet size:

3048 x 1295 x 12.7 mm.

Fire rating Class A (ASTM-84):

Full sheets are 12.7 mm thick, Class A (ASTM-84) as standard. Thinner/ thicker sheets available as Class A.

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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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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
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Manufacturer

Name:

Inspired Surfaces

Tel:

+44 (0)1536 428789

Product reference

Compact Wood

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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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