Hardwood Plywood

The range of Hardwood Plywood includes:

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This is a European export grade plywood specially produced by our mill in Asia to meet the specification and needs of customers in the United Kingdom, Europe and exclusively for Plywood & Panel Supplies in Australia. NEP plywood is manufactured from selected tropical light density hardwoods, harvested from sustainable yield forest estates. NEP plywood is manufactured from blonde specie timber with tight grain face veneers, bonded with exterior grade phenolic adhesive.

This highly versatile product is used for an extensive range of end uses in the building, joinery and furniture industries as well as meeting the needs of the expanding DIY market. Suitable for overlaying with sliced or rotary timber veneers.

Specifications

  • Veneer Grades:
    • BB/CC
  • Dimensions:
    • 2440mm x 915mm*
    • 2440mm x 1220mm
  • Thicknesses:
    • 2.7mm, 3.6, 4 ,6 ,9, 12 ,15 ,18, 25, 32mm
  • Glue Bond:
    • Exterior Grade Phenolic
  • Species:
    • Red/ White Hardwoods
  • Density:
    • 600-650 kg/m3 Approx
  • Emissions: 
    • E1

* Only available in 18mm thickness

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For high quality appearance grade clear finishes, premium Hoop Pine is recommended for use in this application.

Oversized Premium Hardwood Plywood

BB/CC grade plywood cores are manufactured from tropical light density hardwoods, harvested from sustainable yield forest estates. Both face and back veneers of the BB/CC grade plywood are Okoume/Gaboon and these veneers are also sourced from sustainable yield forest estates. The plywood is manufactured in Asia using phenolic adhesive for the cores and exterior adhesive for the faces. The plywood meets C E Standard EN 636-2S Structural; however, it has not been rated to Australian Structural Standards.

Being manufactured from hardwoods, the plywood is extremely popular in the DIY market. As a general purpose hardwood plywood, it is suitable for painting. The plywood is also suitable for overlay with timber veneers, high pressure laminates, stainless steel, aluminium, etc.

Specifications

  • Veneer Grades:
    • BB/CC
  • Dimensions:
    • 2440mm x 1530mm
    • 3050mm x 1220mm
    • 3050mm x 1530mm
    • 3050mm x 1830mm*
  • Thicknesses:
    • 4mm**, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18mm
  • Glue Bond:
    • Exterior Grade Phenolic
  • Species: 
    • Red Hardwood
  • Density:
    • 600-650 kg/m3 Approx
  • Emissions: 
    • E1

* Only available in 12mm & 18mm thickness

** Only available in 3050mm x 1220mm

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Kokoda Hardwood Plywood

This is a high quality exterior grade BB/CC Hardwood produced in Papua New Guinea, suitable in applications where panel stability and a flat aesthetic finish are of importance. Kokoda plywood is manufactured from mixed light hardwoods with 1.0mm veneers on the “B” grade face and “C” grade back, leading to a flat and durable product.

The exterior “A” Bond phenolic glue line makes this suitable for exterior applications with added protection of H2 glue treatment for resisting attack from borers and termites.

Specifications

  • Veneer Grades:
    • “B” grade face
    • “C” grade back
  • Dimensions:
    • 2440mm x 1220mm
  • Thicknesses:
    • 3.6mm, 6 ,9, 12 ,15 ,18, 25mm
  • Glue Bond:
    • “A” Bond phenolic black colour – 72 hour boil.
  • Species:
    • Mixed Light Hardwoods
  • Preservative Treatment:
    • H2 Glue Line Treated
  • Density:
    • 550-575 kg/m3 Approx
  • Emissions: 
    • E0
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Industry Information

Hardwood Plywood
Facts About Plywood Engineered Wood Products Association of Australasia | EWPAA
Structural Plywood Manual Engineered Wood Products Association of Australasia | EWPAA
Product & Specification Guide For the Professional and Home Handy Person Engineered Wood Products Association of Australasia | EWPAA
Fire Resistance Engineered Wood Products Association of Australasia | EWPAA
Facts About Formaldehyde Emissions Engineered Wood Products Association of Australasia | EWPAA