Valchromat is a wood-fiber panel from Investwood. It is available in different colours, sizes and thicknesses with a natural tonal variation of the surface. Valchromat panels unique properties make them higher density than standard MDF fibreboard, and non-toxic; making them an ideal solution for interior design.
The tonal variation of the wood fiber panels give a natural appearance however to ensure regularity of shading, panels from a single batch should be used. Valchromat panels are waterproof, but when used in damp zones, Investwood recommends a coating of varnish is recommended to avoid fungi or mould.
Valchromat is a useful material for carpinters since there is no need for additional edging to achieve a perfect finish after cutting. When making panel furniture, suitable and properly sharpened tools should be used.
- Decorative Panels
Their density and capacity to be machine worked, whether through CNC or manually, make Valchromat panels ideal as decorative items. Decorative wood fiber panels can take full advantage of their color for original and 3D designs.
Valchromat panels are a useful material for Shopfitting, since they can be used for furniture making and lining surfaces, among other uses. The clean and modern finish can be combined with other less natural materials for a contrast that helps articles stand out. Resistant to loads and coloured throughout their thickness, these panels are ideal for commercial premises.
- Exhibition Stands
Valchromat panels are ideal for use in exhibition stand design. The versatile and easily adaptable wood fiber panels can be used as works of art in their own right. The through-colour comes in a vast choice for a multitude of solutions. As an extremely resistant panel, it can be used on a large scale.
Valchromat panels are a versatile material for use in restoration projects. It is recommended to coat with varnish when restoring damp zones. The wood fiber panels are not recommended for kitchen worktops.
Valchromat panels can be used to construct doors since they are highly resistant in mechanical terms. Thanks to their mechanical properties, it is easy to attach metal items and the panels can be cut without losing any of their features.
Valcromat has many properties that lend it as a panel for design. They have high density, maintenance of colour throughout their thickness and their excellent capacity to be mechanically adapted. They can be used in highly complex work, on different surfaces and in combination with other materials.
- Moisture resistant
- Higher density than MDF
- Higher mechanical strength
- Allows working in three dimensions – mechanization
- Lower abrasion of tools
Sizes and Thicknesses
|Dimensions (mm) ||2440 x 1220, 2440 x 1830, 3660 x 1220, 3660 x 2440 or others upon request |
|Thicknesses (mm) ||Doors: 8 | 12 |
All others: 8 | 8* | 12 | 16 | 19 | 19* | 30
*Valchromat Fire Resistant
|Image ||Project ||Application ||Design |
| ||Imeuble, Bjorn, Norway ||Design ||Bjorn Jorund Blikstad |
| ||Wood art shop, UK ||Design ||Jorge Miranda |
| ||Islamic cultural centre, Portugal ||Furniture ||Estúdio Amatam |
| ||Stand Valchromat, Euroshop, Düsseldorf ||Exhibition Stands ||Nicolas Laden |
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