Raffir Stabilized Platan Wood
Raffir Stabilized Platan wood is a strong choice for handles and inlays. It is cut in two different directions XC and YC. It has fine contrast lines in the XC direction. All of the Platan wood is forested in Europe under high quality standards.
Raffir Wood is completely penetrated with a specially developed acrylic based compound of thermoset resin. The finished material maintains the unique grain patterns of the untreated wood while obtaining the mechanical advantages from the homogeneous resin compound. Raffir Wood can be processed in various colors such as.
The Material has a high wear strength and can obtain a high gloss finish after polishing. It absorbs little water after treatment which means it will have very low swelling or shrinkage at different humidity, and it will NOT crack even under very dry conditions. The material has a smooth surface without porosities and needs no other finish than fine sanding and polishing.