Types of American black walnut veneer
In recent years, Walnut wood veneers have been one of the most popular wood veneers in the market.
But, different buyers have very special requests for American walnut veneer quality grade and specifications.
So I am trying to tell you as many black walnut veneers as we know.
In this guide, I will introduce 13 different types of walnut veneer sheets and rolls.
1. 0.5mm natural American walnut veneer
Usually, when we talk about American walnut wood veneer, which means 0.5mm or 0.55mm thick natural walnut veneer sheets.
The crown cut grains or rift cut grains can be sliced according to request.
Most wood veneer companies produce or trade with 0.5mm, 0.55mm, and 0.6mm thickness veneers as standard.
Grading them according to the grains, knots, color variation, open defects, mineral streaks, wrinkles, split, knife marks, cross marks, blue spots, sapwood and so on.
The most important to buy natural walnut veneer is to confirm the quality grade with wood veneer suppliers.
In China’s veneer markets, almost every wood veneer slicing factories have their own standard for grading the veneers.
So, when some suppliers quote you the same quality A-grade walnut veneers, the prices will be much different.
If you can go and visit their stocks, you also will see the different A grade black walnut veneers.
Personally, I think this is the best way to buy natural wood veneer from China.
At last, the net thickness of wood veneers is one big problem you should know.
As for walnut, red oak, white oak, ash, Sapele, maple, cherry, rosewood, Zebrano, and teak wood species, the net thickness of 0.5mm veneers is only about 0.42mm more or less in Chinese markets.
2. Reconstituted American walnut veneer
Reconstituted walnut veneer is also known as engineered walnut veneer, recon walnut veneer, composite veneer, artificial veneer, precomposed veneer, or man-made walnut veneer.
You can read the blog article The Ultimate Buying Guide for Reconstituted Veneer to understand all about reconstituted veneer.
Reconstituted walnut veneer has a consistent color and grain from sheet to sheet.
You do not need to worry about natural walnut veneer defects and length waste.
You can get a standard crown or rift cut grain recon walnut veneer, and a special half crown and other colors.
Besides, you can order any color and thickness for your woodworking projects.
3. Supper thin walnut veneer
In the production of walnut veneered panels.
Most Chinese factories press 0.15mm or 0.2mm ultra thin walnut veneer sheets on plywood, MDF, chipboard, blockboard.
And many interior wood door factories also use paper thin walnut veneers for door skin.
Many people are looking for paper thin woodgrain veneers for special DIY woodworking, wallpaper, and artwork.
Even some of my clients also use them to apply on the metal surface.
And you have to choose thin walnut veneers for profile wrapping. Because fleece backed thin walnut veneer is durable and flexible.
In conclusion, thin wood veneers increase the operation rate of wood.
4. Fleece backed walnut veneer
If you want flexible and durable thin walnut veneer sheets, fleece backed walnut veneer is the best option.
Fleece backed walnut veneer can be applied for wrapping profile, door architrave and frame, door skin, and furniture decoration.
And different gsm fleece can make thin dark walnut veneer more durable.
When it comes to saving total materials costs, people like to use fleece backed walnut veneer.
When it comes to conserving our forest resources for future generations, we suggest using the thin black walnut veneer.
5. Paper backed walnut veneer
If you want a lower price of panel size walnut veneer sheets, you should think about paper backed walnut veneer.
The paper backed dark walnut veneer sheets can be 2500x610mm or full panel size 2500x1220mm.
But the most important is that it can save more than 60% costs than common 0.5mm thick walnut sheets.
6. Black walnut veneer rolls
On the production of profile wrapping door frames, architrave.
You will use American walnut wood veneer rolls for wrapping.
Besides, for edge sealing of plywood, wood board, MDF, or particleboard, you will use walnut edge banding veneer rolls.
They are in huge demand in the production of furniture, wood doors, and wardrobes.
We can also supply UV prefinished walnut veneer rolls in top quality at competitive prices from China.
7. Matched walnut veneer layons
By matching patterns, the natural walnut veneer can be made to various wonderful walnut veneer layons.
You can choose the common book matched walnut veneer, slip matched walnut veneer, cross matched walnut veneer sheets.
For sure, you can also order customized diamond matching walnut veneer layons, and special designs of matching walnut.