Okumè | Poplar
It is a panel internally composed of poplar wood veneers arranged with crossed fibers and covered with Okumè faces of different qualities. The main features are lightness and resistance to abrasion.
- Color uniformity
- Water release
walls for refrigerated trucks and commercial vehicles
- Boat building
furnishings, internal compartments
kitchen or bathroom furnishing
Sizes and Thicknesses
II BFace with color variations and a few pin knots or sound, tight ones are allowed. Suitable for coating with laminate, pigmented paints or lacquers. Small loose knots or cracks are allowed, provided they are well-filled patched.
III BB"Closed" face, putty-filled, suitable for uses where face is not visible. Sound, tight knots, loose knots, cracks and small holes are allowed, provided they are well-filled patched; Discolora- tions as long as they do not affect soundness.
1Dry Internal Environment
suitable for situations in which the panel is repaired, completely protected from atmospheric agents. Use: not exposed to moisture, not in contact with the ground and in a dry environment. Wood moisture less than 20%.
1+Relatively Wet Indoor Room
suitable for situations in which the panel is coated or protected with paints.The panel is sheltered, protected from atmospheric agents. Use: not in contact with the ground and in a dry environment. Occasionally exposed to humidity higher than 20%.
2Humid Internal Environment | Protected Outdoor
Suitable for situations in which the panel is sheltered, protected from atmospheric agents. High environmental humidity can cause occasional but not persistent humidification. Use: not in contact with the ground or standing water. Wood moisture occasionally higher than 20%.