Plywood is a type of manufactured wood made from thin sheets of wood veneer glued together under heat and pressure. The layers are joined together so that adjacent plies have their wood gran at right angles to each other for increased strength. There are usually an odd number as the symmetry makes the board less prone to warping.
Plywood is available from your local Laminex Australia branch is various forms, lengths, widths, thicknesses and can be used in a variety of residential and commercial building applications. It is widely used in the building and construction industry and has many advantages.
- Comes in standard sizes
- A cost effecient product
- Strong and stable product
- Resistance to splitting, cracking and warping
- Ability to be shaped
Applications and Availability
|Structural Plywood||F14 CD Pine||Residential and commercial building for floor systems, wall bracing, box beams, webbed beams and box gutters.||Please call nearest branch for stock details and availability.|
|Formply||F14 Pine plastic face||Concrete formwork.||Please call nearest branch for stock details and availability.|
|Marine Ply||F14 made from selected species and therefore has known consistent structural properies. Hoop Pine Veneer.||Intended for use in hulls of boats and other marine applications as well as aircraft construction.||Please call nearest branch for stock details and availability.|
|Exterior Plywood||Intended for use in non structural exterior applications where a high quality aesthetic finish is required. Hoop Pine Veneer.||Exterior door skins, hoardings, signs and non structural claddings. All permantly exposed. Type A bonded exterior plywood must be treated against fungal attack and mechanical surfce checking.||Please call nearest branch for stock details and availability.|
|Imported Plywood||F14 A bond resin used in exterior applications where a paint finish may be required.||Alfresco lining, tool boxes, cubby houses and packing crates.||Please call nearest branch for stock details and availability.|
|Bending Plywood||A non structural flexible plywood that has longitudinal and lateral bending characteristics.||Residential and commercial building purposes such as the beautification of columns, suitable for furniture making and areas requiring tight curves.||Please call nearest branch for stock details and availability.|
|Lauan Plywood||An imported plywood used for internal applications only.||Residential and commercial applications including temporary internal wall partitioning, internal lining of office and workshop walls plus templates in the cabinetry industry.||Please call nearest branch for stock details and availability.|
|Versiply||Has appearance grade faces on both sides of the panels and a core with minimal voids. Snded 120 grit to the face and back.||Suitable for high quality paint and clear finihing. Door skins, ceiling linings, wall linings, cabinetry work, tables and benchtops, caravans and buses.||Please call nearest branch for stock details and availability.|
|Brace Ply||H2 Finished plywood used for bracing of wall frames.||Residential and Commercial building purposes for wall bracing.||Please call nearest branch for stock details and availability.|
For more information on our range of Plywood at your local branch please contact your local branch today.