RL X 122 X 18MM, 610 X 122 X 18MM, 910 X 122 X 18 MM
RL X 72 X 18MM, 610 X 72 X 18MM
T&G joint; click system
Natural or stained
UV lacquer; Oil; raw finishing
Smooth, Wire Brushed, Handsraped, Rustic, Distressed, Glossy, Matt
Floating; Glue; Nail down
FSC, ISO, CE
Packing for shipment
Export Cartons; Pallet packing
I . THE WOOD
Chestnut trees are of moderate growth rate (for the Chinese chestnut tree) to fast-growing for American and European species.Their mature heights vary from the smallest species of chinkapins, often shrubby,to the giant of past American forests, Castanea dentata that could reach 60 m. In between these extremes are found the Japanese chestnut (Castanea crenata) at 10 m average;followed by the Chinese Chestnut (Castanea mollissima) at about 15 m, then the European chestnut (Castanea sativa) around 30 m.
The Chinese and more so the Japanese chestnuts are both often multileadered and wide-spreading, whereas European and especially American species tend to grow very erect when planted among others, with little tapering of their columnar trunk, which is firmly set and massive. When standing on their own, they spread on the sides and develop broad, rounded, dense crowns at maturity. The two latter's foliage has striking yellow autumn colouring.
II. TECHNICAL DETAIL
Resistance: Highly resistant to insect and fungal attack because of its high tannin content.