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Matchboard MR MDF

Pre-grooved moisture resistant MDF available with various profiles. Other sizes/thicknesses are available to special order.

Matchboard refers to a Moisture Resistant MDF panel that is machined and profiled to give the face of the board a more decorative appearance. This results in a cost effective board that is ideal for superficial applications in the humid conditions common in bathrooms and kitchens.

This product is available in an array of profiles and thicknesses with either short grain or long grain profiling.

Typical Applications
  • Painting
  • Bathroom/ Kitchen Wall Paneling
  • Bathroom/ Kitchen Furniture
  • Model Making
  • Moulding
Applicable Standards
  • BS EN 622-1 – Fibreboards Specifications: General Requirements
  • BS EN 622-5 – Fibreboards Specifications: Requirements for Dry Process Boards (MDF)
Environment

Hanson Plywood sources its collection of Matchboard MDF Panels from FSC® Certified forest concessions. The company’s robust Chain of Custody management system ensures that these certifications are respected and adhered to throughout the supply chain. For further information, please refer to our Environment Page.

Quick Reference Guide - MDF

Please note: Under EN 622-5, ‘General Purpose’ refers to products suitable for ‘use in non load-bearing applications’.

Trade Term
Class
Typical Average Density
Application & Climatic Condition
Use Class (EN 335)
General purpose joinery
Simple designs with minimal profile
Humid Conditions
Architectural mouldings - skirting architraves
Deep routed profiles (e.g. membrane pressed PVC doors)
Designs with advanced deep routed profiles and painted finishes
Standard
MDF
700 Kg/m3
General purpose boards for dry conditions
Use Class 1
Yes
Yes
Yes
Trade
L.MDF
625 Kg/m3
Light MDF boards for dry conditions
Use Class 1
Yes
Yes
Ultralight
UL2.MDF
520 Kg/m3
Ultra-light MDF boards for dry conditions
Use Class 1
Yes
Yes
Moisture Resistant
MDF.H
720 Kg/m3
General purpose boards for humid conditions
Use Classes 1 & 2
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Exterior
MDF.H-2
770 Kg/m3
General purpose boards for exterior conditions
Use Classes 1,2 & 3
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Size
Type
6mm
9mm
2440mm x 1220mm
Long/Short Grain
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