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    Plywood and blockboard for interior use

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    Published date:  21-11-2006

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Provides minimum performance requirements and specifications for appearance and non-appearance grades of plywood and blockboard acceptable for use in fully protected interior applications in Australia and New Zealand. Describes the basic interior plywood and blockboard product. Particular end uses may require additional processing, immunization or surface finishing.

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    This Standard specifies requirements for the manufacture, grading and finishing of plywood and blockboard used in non-structural interior applications where the product is fully protected from the weather, or wet or damp conditions. It also specifies veneer and core strip qualities, bond quality, joints, panel construction, dimensional tolerances, moisture content, finishing and branding.Two bond types are specified, i.e., types C and D, which are suitable for interior applications only.NOTES:1 Exposure conditions are defined in AS 2754.1.2 Requirements for the Type C and D bond durability tests are specified in AS/NZS 2098.2.3 Appendix A provides the information to be supplied with inquiries and orders.

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    Committee TM-008
    Document Type Standard
    Product Note Reconfirmed 07/10/2016.
    This standard has been reconfirmed in Australia in 2016 and remains current in New Zealand.
    <a href="https://infostore.saiglobal.com/PDFReconfirmed/2270-2006_reconfirm.pdf">Reconfirmation Notice 7/10/2016</a>
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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    First published in Australia in part as part of AS O6-1938.
    Second edition 1954.
    Revised and redesignated AS O88-1963.
    AS O105 first published 1969.
    AS O88-1963 and part of AS O105-1969 revised, amalgamated and redesignated AS 2270-1979.
    First published in New Zealand as NZS E.160:1946.
    Revised and redesignated NZSS 985:1952.
    Revised and redesignated NZS 3612:1970.
    AS 2270-1979 and part of NZS 3612:1970 jointly revised, amalgamated and designated AS/NZS 2270:1999.
    Second edition 2006.
    Reconfirmed 2016.
    Originated in Australia as AS O6-1938 and part of AS O105-1969. Originated in New Zealand as NZS E.160:1946. AS 2270-1979 and part of NZS 3612:1970 jointly revised, amalgamated and designated AS/NZS 2270:1999. Second edition 2006. Reissued incorporating Amendment No. 1 (October 2007).

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    AS/NZS 2098.3:2006 Methods of test for veneer and plywood Bond quality and strength of scarf joints in plywood (Reconfirmed 2016)
    AS/NZS 2098.11:2005 Methods of test for veneer and plywood Determination of formaldehyde emissions for plywood
    AS/NZS 1604.3:2004 Specification for preservative treatment - Plywood
    AS/NZS 1080.1:1997 Timber - Methods of Test Moisture content
    AS/NZS 2098.2:2006 Methods of test for veneer and plywood - Bond quality of plywood (chisel test)
    AS 2754.1-1985 Adhesives for timber and timber products - Adhesives for plywood manufacture
    AS/NZS 2098.4:2006 Methods of test for veneer and plywood Measurement of dimensions and shape for sheets of veneer and plywood
    AS 1604.1-2005 Specification for preservative treatment - Sawn and round timber
    AS/NZS 2098.1:2006 Methods of test for veneer and plywood Moisture content of veneer and plywood
    AS/NZS 4491:1997 Timber - Glossary of terms in timber-related Standards (Reconfirmed 2016)

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    AS/NZS 2455.1:2007 Textile floor coverings - Installation practice - General
    HB 49.2-1993 Sporting Facilities Manual - Sporting surfaces
    AS 3958.1-2007 Ceramic tiles Guide to the installation of ceramic tiles
    AS/NZS 1604.3:2010 Specification for preservative treatment - Plywood
    AS 2688-1984 Timber doors
    AS 2455.1:2019 Textile floor coverings - Installation practice General
    AS/NZS 1604.3:2012 Specification for preservative treatment Plywood
    AS 3610 SUPP 2-1996 Formwork for concrete - Commentary (Supplement to AS 3610-1995)
    AS 3541.1-1988 Synthetic sporting surfaces - General principles
    AS 2754.1-1985 Adhesives for timber and timber products - Adhesives for plywood manufacture
    AS/NZS 2754.1:2016 Adhesives for timber and timber products Adhesives for manufacture of plywood and laminated veneer lumber (LVL)
    WS14-2012 Timber in Internal Design
    AS 2187.1-1998 Explosives - Storage, transport and use Storage
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