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This image represents a finished sample approximately 600mm wide. The appearance of the veneer your screen, on a sample and that used in a project may differ from each other. This is because this product is made from mixed natural undyed veneer from multiple logs, and like all wood products there may be variation in colour from log to log. Manufacturing features such as join lines and knife-rub-marks may also be present. These are not defects but intrinsic features of wood veneer and its processing.

TrueGrain Blackbutt

Veneer:

TrueGrain Blackbutt

Cut:

Quarter-cut

Only available in Quarter-cut type appearance

Matching:

Slip-matched

Should always be specified as Slip-matched
About this Product: This is a "TrueGrain Natural" veneer: made from undyed real wood veneer of the named species, laminated and then re-sliced. Like natural undyed wood, "TrueGrain Natural" veneer can vary somewhat in colour from batch to batch or log to log. Suited to interior, dry, low wear and vertical applications such as panelling and cabinetry.
How to Specify: Download
Nominal veneer leaf size(s): 2500mmx350mm, 2800mmx350mm, 3100mmx350mm
Typical Finished Panel size(s): 2500mmx350mm, 2800mmx350mm, 3100mmx350mm
Thickness of Veneer: 0.55mm - 0.65mm
Product Data Sheet: Download
Availability: Good availability
Price zone: Medium - Average
Applications: Suitable for interior, dry, low/medium-wear applications, vertical and low/medium-wear horizontal applications such as wall panelling, interior doors, furniture, ceiling panels, table- and desk-tops. It should not be used for high wear areas such as floors, stair treads, counter-tops exposed to heavy wear/water and kitchen counter-tops. Not suitable for use in high humidity, wet, steamy or damp conditions such as vanity tops, splash-backs or above stoves and dishwashers. Do not use in exterior applications, areas exposed to temperatures above 60 degrees C nor areas around stoves and fireplaces. Note that the appearance of veneer will change over time due to direct and indirect light, and exposure to heat and air, or use with unsuitable coatings. Keep out direct sunlight. As it is not possible to cover all associated manufacturing materials, conditions, products and methods, the end-user is responsible for carrying out the necessary tests and trials to check that the veneer, coating type, fabrication methods, associated materials and cleaning products/methods are suitable for the application.
About & Applications information: Download
Colour/Appearance: Neutral Pale/Mid Brown
Consistency of Appearance: Considerably better than average
Made from: Undyed NSW Blackbutt
Botanical Name: Eucalyptus pilularis
Origin: Australian veneer - Asian manuf
Handling and Care instructions Download
Edging availability: Veneer edging is generally available from Briggs Veneers. Matching solid wood is not available.
Finish: Use a high quality low-yellowing 2-pack polyurethane designed for use with wood veneer for sealer and top coats, with manufacturer approved UV prohibitors. Sealer and coating film thickness to be as recommended by the coating manufacturer. Test pieces should be prepared to ensure that the coating and stains are suitable.
Pressing, Finishing & Fabrication information Download
Environmental: Sustainably managed
Environment Health & Safety information Download
Available as environmentally certified: No
Emissions from raw veneer: Low Formaldehyde E1
Formaldehyde certificate Download
Material Safety Data Sheet Download
Fire Hazard Group 1 and Group 2 not possible at this stage. Closest matching veneer that achieves Group 2 on FLAMEBLOCK is TrueGrain Rift Oak
Fire Hazard Group 3 when glued onto 6mm and thicker Standard MDF and Particleboard Download Fire Hazard Group 3 Assessment Report

IMPORTANT NOTICE - Briggs Fire Certificate(s)/Report(s) do not apply to FRMDF/veneers/laminates from other suppliers. They apply only to Briggs Veneers' Flameblock FRMDF/veneers/laminates/thicknesses as listed on our Fire Certificate(s)/Report(s). It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that the products used on their project are as named on these Fire Certificate(s)/Report(s). Briggs Veneers does not accept any responsibility for product substitution by others. Do not publish Briggs Fire Certificate(s)/Report(s) on any website or in product literature as they are the property of Warrington Fire and/or Briggs Veneers. Flameblock is designed and tested to meet the National Construction Code 2019 (NCC 2019) Volume 1, Specification C1.10 Section 4 for interior walls, ceilings and lift car interiors. Flameblock is not rated for use in other areas of buildings that may require fire-retardancy such as doors, around fireplaces, etc. Nor is it rated as “non-combustible”. Panels which have been modified such as with acoustic slotting or multilayered Flameblock are not covered. Briggs Veneers are not qualified to advise what Fire Hazard Group Numbers are required for your application - please seek the advice of a Fire Engineer Consultant or Building Certifier.