Material In Depth: Premium mahogany & birch

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Eco-friendly and biodegradable, our premium plywoods are elegant environmentally kind timbers.

Structural integrity Depending on thickness of material, rigidity varies. 0.6mm can be brittle.
Flexibility Not flexible
Cost $$$ - High
Engrave quality / legibility Engraves beautifully with a clear result.
Score quality / legibility Scores very well with clear result.
Material burn Minimal burn marks visible, can be very lightly sanded.
Transfer tape recommended? We recommend using our low-tack transfer tape on one of both sides when cutting to lessen burn. Although transfer tape does not completely prevent burn marks, it can decrease them by up to 90%.
Example uses Menu boards/folders, signage - engraves beautifully and crisp, great for detailed projects, great for personalised wedding/party decorations.
Residue / handling No issues.
Lifespan / longevity Colour can deepen over time due to air exposure. Slight warping can occur over time if timber is exposed to moisture.
Water Resistance Does not repel moisture.
Post production options Can be finished with timber finishes.
Thicknesses available 0.6mm, 1.6mm
(check our materials page for latest stock available)
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