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18mm Flame Retardant MDF

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  • FR MDF (Flame resistant MDF)
  • Thickness: 12mm & 18mm
  • Complies with Euro Grade C
  • Class 1 Durability
  • Certificated as EN 13986:2204
  • Regulation 305/2011/EU & CPR
  • Reduces spread of smoke
  • Reduces spread of heat
  • Reduces spread of flame release
  • Consistent strength & size
  • Cheaper than natural woods
  • Hard, Flat & smooth surface
  • Consistent strength & size
  • Easy to Cut as Bespoke
  • Contains flame-resistant repellent
  • No wood grains, patterns, knots
  • Easy to Sand & Finish
  • Easily machinable
  • Can be painted
  • Engineered wood product
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    18mm Flame Retardant MDF

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    From: £1.50

    18mm Fire Retardant MDF Sheet Cut to Size Details

    18mm Flame Retardant MDF sheets are high-quality material that is ideal for dry indoor environments and non-structural uses. These excellent wooden sheets are specially engineered to meet European fire safety standards and regulations, making them a great option for spaces that require extra fire protection

    18mm cut to size FR MDF sheets can slow down the spread of fire for up to 30 minutes. This durability and a degree of resistance to flames make them the perfect choice for applications where standard MDF sheets do not meet the requirements.

    18mm Flame Retardant MDF sheeting is durable

    Our meticulously crafted 18mm Flame Retardant panels have no imperfections, patches, or knots to maintain a flawless appearance. Compared to plywood sheets, these panels offer an attractive and even surface. The distinctive reddish-pink colour of 18mm FR MDF sheets signifies their special purpose.

    Cut to size, flame retardant 18mm MDF sheeting is FSC® Certified, CE Marked. FR MDF sheeting complies with Euroclass B or C fire rating, making it compliant with BS 476 as well as CARB2.

    Customised 18mm Flame Retardant MDF sheets

    To ensure exceptional precision and accuracy, we employ state-of-the-art cutting CNC, laser, and routing equipment. We are proud to offer a wide range of options for custom-made wooden sheets, including 18mm FR MDF sheeting in various shapes, sizes, and cuts, as well as bespoke options. Simply send your drawings to [email protected], and we will provide you with a quote.

    When it comes to painting, varnishing, or veneering our 18mm Flame Retardant MDF sheets cut to size, it can be done with ease. We recommend priming the sheets first and using appropriate products that won't compromise the fire protection of the wood sheeting.

    Buying 18mm Flame Retardant MDF boards

    We offer a variety of thicknesses for our Flame Retardant MDF, ranging from thicker 18mm MDF sheets to thinner 12mm boards. Our sheet size is one of the largest on the market, measuring 2440mm by 1220mm for a full board.

    We ensure efficient and reliable delivery services, and if you buy your cut to size 18mm Flame Retardant MDF sheets in bulk, you can enjoy significant discounts.

    Alternatives to 18mm Flame Retardant MDF sheets

    If you need moisture-resistant wooden sheets for humid spaces like kitchens and bathrooms, consider using MR MDF or 18mm Moisture Resistant MDF. It is specifically designed to withstand moisture in these areas.

    When it comes to dry, fire-prone, and demanding environments, an 18mm FR MDF sheet is the perfect choice. However, if you need a wider range of MDF sheets for dry interiors, we recommend cut-to-size Standard MDF.

    If you're looking for fabricated MDF sheets with beautiful surfaces, we have two outstanding options. Our Melamine MDF features a lovely white coating that is both easy to clean and highly durable. We also offer a black melamine MFC sheet.

    For those seeking a perfect balance between the elegant look of real wood and the affordability of MDF sheets, we have a collection of nine fantastic Veneered MDF sheets.

    Qualities of Cut to Size 18mm Flame Retardant MDF boards

    A flame retardant 18mm wood sheet is a thick and durable panel that can slow down the spread of flames, in the case of fire, for up to 30 minutes. This excellent quality of FR MDF sheeting makes it a great substitute for standard 18mm MDF. However, 18mm MR MDF shouldn’t be exposed to open fires on purpose.

    This dependable and safe cut to size wood sheeting can be sanded, painted, varnished and cut into any shape and size. Simply seal the cut edges of 18mm MR MDF to make sure the wood sheet’s properties are taken advantage of to the fullest.

    Custom-sized MR MDF sheet is very strong but also lightweight and easy to fit, so you don't have to be concerned about getting it damaged during installation. It won't bend, split, or crack easily. Also, just like standard MDF, flame retardant 18mm wood sheeting is consistent in width across the entire panel.

    Best use of Cut to Size 18mm Flame Retardant MDF sheets

    Both skilled carpenters and DIY enthusiasts can use 18mm plywood sheets. This versatile wooden board combines safety with affordability, making it perfect for bars and pub fixtures as well as countertops, cabinets, shelves and architectural purposes. A FR MDF sheet is suitable only for dry, indoor conditions. For humid environments, we recommend our moisture resistant MDF sheeting.

    The flame retardant properties of 18mm wood sheeting make it an ideal material for public buildings, offices, and houses of multiple occupation. Made to measure 18mm FR MDF is most often used in large-scale projects, but it’s so easy to work with you can build small and intricate creations with it, as well.

    18mm FR MDF sheets are used in various industries, for example as storage racking, panelling, and flooring. A flame retardant wood sheet is also a great choice for creating decorative ceilings. This safe wooden board can be also used in making workbenches and woodworking areas comply with building regulations and safety codes.

    Frequently Asked Questions For 18mm Fire Retardant MDF Sheet Cut to Size

    What Class is your Fire Retardant MDF?

    Our supplied FR MDF is a Euro Class C, Fire rating. In short slows the spread of fire by 30 minutes.

    What is your Fire Retardant MDF made from?

    Like all MDF’s this is made up from small strands of mixed Hard/Softwoods, resins, and wax to produce an inexpensive and durable sheeted panel.

    What is the thickness of your Fire Retardant MDF?

    We can offer both 12 & 18mm

    Can I paint on Fire Retardant MDF?

    Yes, however, please ensure that the paint or varnish that you use does not affect the flame retardant properties.

    Is Fire Retardant MDF expensive?

    No, we only charge you for the finished cut size and not the full sheet we cut from.

    What is your largest sheet size?

    Our maximum sheet size is 1220 x 2440mm, jumbo sizes can be supplied upon request.

    Can I drill holes into the Fire Retardant MDF?

    Yes, a standard wood working drill bit, will be fine for this purpose. Though we will always encourage you to utilise our finishing expertise. Please advise our sales staff of your hole requirements when placing your order.

    Could I collect my order from you?

    Yes, please confirm before you order with us, or confirm this on your online order. Our customer service team will then call you once your is ready.

    I want advice / help in choosing the correct product?

    Feel free to call our experienced sales staff on 01164 828222 or email us your questions / concerns on [email protected]

    Can you customise my wood as a shape?

    Yes, we offer a variety of shapes on our website, shelves, polygons, shapes as standard. We also offer a Bespoke drawing service. Also feel free to call our experienced sales staff on 01164 828222 or email us any of your questions or your project ideas to [email protected].

     Do you charge for cutting my Wood?

    No, we only charge for the wood used. When your order is a standard, cut order piece (Non bespoke).

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