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Paper-Backed Sheets

For true versatility, nothing compares to the natural beauty of our paper-backed, premium-matched veneer. Each sheet is tenderized and sanded to meet our stringent quality inspection.

Features and Benefits

  • FormWood paper-backed veneer provide stability and flexibility while helping to minimize splitting, grainraise and glue seepage
  • Custom matching of veneer sheets to exact specification is available
  • Available with 10 mil, 20 mil and 30 mil paper-backing
  • Sizes include: 4′ x 8′, 4′ x 10′, 4′ x 12′, 8′ x 4′, 10′ x 4′, 5′ x 8′, 5′ x 10′, 5′ x 12′
  • 90-plus wood species and cuts, including many exotics on the shelf, are ready for quick shipment
  • Tenderized FormWood Paper-Backed veneer will bend to wrap a 1″ radius (varies with species)

 

Technical Specifications

Information provided is based on 4’x8’ sheet

  • Thickness:.020 plus or minus .005
  • Size Availability:4′ x 8′, 4′ x 10′, 4′ x 12′, 8′ x 4′, 10′ x 4′, 5′ x 8′, 5′ x 10′, 5′ x 12′
  • Machine Surface Sand: 150 grit
  • Packaging Standard: 2-10 pcs / 11-15 pcs
  • Typical Box Size: 11-3/8″ x 11-3/8″ x 50″ / 13-5/8″ x 13-5/8″ x 50″
  • Weight/4×8 Sheet: 3.1 lbs
  • (Bending Radius) Flexibility: 1″ (varies with species)
  • Standard Size: 4’ x 8’
  • Maximum Size: 5’ x 12’
  • Recommended Glue: Solvent-based contact (flexible glue line), Urea formaldehyde cured in a press (rigid glue line)

 

Storage

  • Best to store in a climate controlled environment (Heated in winter/Air-conditioned in summer)
  • Relative humidity of 35% is best
  • Avoid exposure to sunlight

 

Color and Grain Appearance

  • Variation can be expected from sheet to sheet and lot to lot
  • Sequence matching available upon request

 

General Application Information

  • Inspect material for satisfaction of quality and grade prior to lamination
  • All veneer should be acclimated prior to application
  • Ideal temperature for application is 70-80° F
  • Ideal humidity is 35%
  • Surface must be clean, dry and smooth (free of dust, grease, wax) to ensure a good bond
  • Use of solvent-based adhesives is recommended. Water-based adhesives are not recommended
  • Veneer scrapers are recommended for hand application to allow for maximum pressure. “J” rollers are not recommended
  • Adhesive should be allowed to cure for 48 hours prior to finishing

 

Stocked for Next Day Delivery*

  • Knotty Alder
  • P/S Cherry
  • P/S African Mahogany
  • P/S Hickory
  • P/S Hard Maple
  • P/S Red Oak
  • Knotty Pine
  • Quarter Cut Red Oak

*Nearly all other species can be drop shipped by UPS to you within 3 days.