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Thermal-Fused vs. High-Pressure Laminate

Thermal-Fused vs. High-Pressure Laminate 0 June 3, 2015 – Posted by Jennifer Rich  http://www.thriftyofficefurniture.com/blog/thermal-fused-vs-high-pressure-laminate/ Many office furniture manufacturers choose to make their products with some sort of laminate material because of its’ durability in the workplace, lower cost for the customer, and wide variety of finishes. However, a common misconception is …

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Thermal Fused Laminate Line TFL inspection and quality control checklists

Thermal Fused Laminate Line TFL inspection and quality control checklists BOARD SPECIFICATIONS FINISHING OPTIONS EDGEBANDING HPL Lengths: 8’, 9’ & 10’ (varies by color) Widths: 4’ & 5’ (varies by color) Thicknesses: 1/4” – 1-1/2”   Substrates: Collins Pine Particleboard, MDF, Plywood Cores, FSC® Certified (FSC-CO14474), NAUF, NAF (Carb Exempt) & Specialty Cores Panel …

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DECORATIVE SURFACES Types and Inspection

DECORATIVE SURFACES Types and Inspection DECORATIVE FOILS Decorative foils are an intermediate-range paperbased overlay and are also called impregnated papers. They are generally pre-impregnated with a blend of melamine, acrylic and urea resins during the paper-manufacturing process or post-impregnated after the paper is fully cured. Decorative foils weigh between 40 …

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THERMAL FUSED MELAMINE PANELS

THERMAL FUSED MELAMINE PANELS Distributor for Pluswood Brand Decorative Thermal Fused Melamine Overlay on Industrial Grade Particle Board Passes ALA Standards Thicknesses: 1/4″, 1/2″, 5/8″, 3/4″, 1″ Sizes: 4 x 8, 5 x 8, 5 x 9, Cut to Size Finishes: Suede, Gloss, Embossed Colors: White, Almond, Fog Grey, Black, Folkstone Grey, Natural Oak, …

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Thermally Fused Laminate (TFL) Surface Properties

Thermally Fused Laminate (TFL) Surface Properties Test for Resistance to: Test Description Solid Colors Wood Grains   Minimum Performance Standard WEAR Measures the ability of the surface of the laminate to resist abrasive wear-through of the decorative layer. 400 cycles 125-175 cycles (Industry Standard) 400 cycles STAIN Measures the stain …

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THERMALLY FUSED LAMINATE (TFL)

When its time to have the look of High Pressure Laminate (HPL) with similar performance, Thermally Fused Laminate (TFL) – also referred to as Thermally Fused Melamine (TFM), is often used.  TFL is a melamine saturated paper that is thermally fused directly to the substrate. With the absence of the multiple layers of Kraft …

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Melamine THERMALLY FUSED LAMINATE (TFL)

THERMALLY FUSED LAMINATE (TFL) Thermally Fused Laminate (TFL) Panels for Decorative Surfaces Thermally Fused Laminate Decorative Panels, once known as thermally fused melamine or TFM, is made by fusing a resin-impregnated sheet of décor paper directly to a substrate. There is no kraft paper used in Thermally Fused Laminates, and …

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