An ordinary household iron is all you need to apply this premium hot-melt edge banding. Just position the edging on the edge of your plywood or other substrate and smooth it with a few passes of an iron or slide it through an edge-banding machine. Suitable for straight-line edges as well as contours. Bandings are impregnated with a high-speed hot-melt glue that creates a permanent bond. They also are pre-sanded and readily accept stains and finishes. Both solid wood edge bandings and melamine edge bandings are available.Features:Wood edging is made of solid hardwood veneer.Available in a variety of wood species some of them difficult to find in edge bandings.
The classic American blonde, Hard Maple features creamy white sapwood with a reddish cast, and rugged durability. The wood has an exceptionally fine, even texture, and tight pores that yield an excellent finished surface. These thin boards are machined to 3/4" thickness, eliminating wear and tear on your planer. You won't have to worry about chipout, which is difficult to prevent when planing thin stock. Thin boards are ideal for edging, veneering, inlay, marquetry, sides for decorative boxes, bending stock, bent laminations and whatever else your imagination can dream up!Tree: May reach a height of 70 to 120 feet, with a 24 to 36 inch diameter trunk. Sapwood Color: White with a reddish cast.Heartwood Color: Uniformly pale reddish brown or light tan. Grain: Usually fairly straight, but can also be curly or wavy. Sometimes exhibits decorative figuring like bird's eye, maple burl, blister, leaf, and fiddleback.Texture: Very fine and even.Working properties: Due to hardness, tools must be kept very sharp.Carving: Responds well to carving tools.Steam bending properties: Fair.Strength Properties: Very high bending strength. Resistance to compression parallel to the grain is high. Hardness is rated as medium. It is heavy, and resists denting and marring. Hard Maple can be up to 25 percent harder than Soft Maple.
These elegant mouldings will add a look of distinction to any project, adding ornamentation to the strong foundation you have built. Each piece is precisely shaped, sanded and ready for finishing.Moulding measures 3/4"D x 4"H with a 12" repeating pattern and is made of European Beech. Sold in 8 foot lengths. Extra shipping charges will apply.Due to the size of this item, additional shipping charges are required. A special shipping charge of $19.00 covers 1 - 3 pieces. If you order 4 or more, the special shipping charge is $25. When your order is processed, these special shipping charges will be adjusted internally. The special shipping charges that appear in your shopping cart at checkout will not be correct.