Quick Overview

Material: Particleboard
Thickness: 12, 16, 18, 25 and 33 mm
Sizes: Various – see below
Colours: Melamine & raw
Application: Cabinetry, shelving, wall units, furniture, etc.

Strong and stable

Particleboard offer uniform strength and dimensional stability. Both surfaces are sanded smooth for easy finishing.Particleboard is also available with a solid timber edge and a melamine sheet coating (whiteboard).

For areas where high levels of humidity are present a moisture resistant version is available (MR).

Particleboard is the most commonly used substrate for applying laminates in benchtop applications, and provides the most economical option for general indoor building requirements.

Melamine faced

Melamine Particleboard is available as standard, moisture resistant or edged for easier finishing. Melamine Particleboard is an ideal panel for applications where a white finish is desired because the surface does not require any painting or finishing. Applications include shelving for the kitchen, laundry, wardrobes and other furniture.

Melamine finishes available:

  • Stipple or Decor (a light textured finish similar to orange peel)
  • Velvet (a soft ‘egg shell’ finish that is smooth to touch)

Standard Particleboard

Standard grade raw Particleboard is a high density, strongly bonded economical general purpose board made of large wood particles in the core and finer particles on sanded surfaces. It is an ideal substrate for laminating and veneering. Other uses include making furniture and shelving.

Applications

  • Shelving
  • Furniture
  • Table lamination substrate
  • Storage containers
Thickness (mm) Length (mm) Width (mm)
12 1800 450/600/900/1200
12 2400 450/600/900/1200
12 3600 450/600/1200/1800
16 1800 450/600/900/1200
16 2400 450/600/900/1200
16 3600 450/600/1200
18 1800 450/600/900/1200
18 2400 600/900/1200
18 2700 450/1200
18 3600 600/1200/1800

 

Particleboard HMR

MR or Moisture Resistant Particleboard is a type of particleboard with a special water-resistant resin added to the panel to ensure moisture resistance properties. MR Particleboard is specifically produced for use in areas subject to high humidity or occasional wetness.

Applications

  • Substrate for laminating kitchen cupboards
  • Bathroom tables
  • Dishwasher bench cavity lining
  • Furniture for tropical areas
Thickness (mm) Length (mm) Width (mm)
16 2400 1200
16 3600 600/1200
18 2400 1200
18 3600 600/1200
33 3600 610
33 3600 900/1200/1800
33 3600 1800
33 180° profile
33 3600 604/900
White MR MDF Gloss

Timber Edged Particleboard

Particleboard edge-lipped with timber edging.
Please note each state carries different stock so please contact your local Gunnersen Branch for availability

Applications
Shelving for:

  • Laundries
  • Wardrobes
  • Storage units
Thickness (mm) Length (mm) Width (mm)
16 1800 300/450/600
16 2400 300/450/600
16 3600 300/450/600

White Melamine Particleboard HMR

A highly moisture resistant particleboard that does not require any painting or finishing. Available in Stipple and Velvet finishes.

Applications
Shelving for:

  • Laundries
  • Wardrobes
  • Storage units
Thickness (mm) Length (mm) Width (mm)
12 2400 1200
16 2400 1200/1800
16 3600 600/1200/1800
18 2400 1200/1800
18 3600 1800
25 3600 1800

PVC Edged Melamine Shelving

Melamine particleboard, PVC edged is the ideal panel for applications where a white finished surface is desired.

Applications
All types of shelving

Thickness (mm) Length (mm) Width (mm)
16 1800 295/445/595
16 2400 295/445/595/1200
16 3600 295/445/595

System 32

White melamine shelving pre-drilled with a stipple/décor finish.

Applications
All types of shelving

Thickness (mm) Length (mm) Width (mm)
16 1800 445/595
16 200 445
16 2400 445/595

EDGING

White edging
(pre-glued and unglued available)

Applications
All types of shelving

Thickness (mm) Length (meters)
ABS 1mm 50/100
PVC 2mm 50/100
Melamine 50/100