Matching of veneer wood veneer interior wall panels, doors. Methods of joining veneer leaves to make layons book matched. This article seeks to first outline and respond to the main concerns from builders who have traditionally used nonend matched products, secondly to outline the key benefits of end matched products, and thirdly to provide testimonials from builders who have taken the leap. Walnut wood veneer qtr cut run slip match 2x8 10 mil paperback overall thickness. Helpful hint slip matching eliminates the barber pole effect, but may reduce yield and increase cost. Full text of the australian womens weekly 07011959 see other formats. Book matching is the most common matching method in which every other flitch of veneer is turned over like the pages of a book. Just as the choice of stone used has a great bearing on the overall finished appearance and feel of the room, so too can the fitting and masonry methods used. Then the assemblies are broken into subassemblies and stacked in an end match. It is easy to apply,and the most important is the kerf cutting edges is much more clear. Book matched veneer is kraft paper backed wood veneer,which use the thin natural veneers, engineered wood veneers or woven wood veneer as the face veneers,and then laminated with the kraft paper as the back layer. The method is used to balance crowns in the leaves so that all the crowns do not appear at one end. There are many creative ways to match veneer leaves as they are laminated onto a substrate.
Book match definition is to match the grains of a pair of sheets of veneer or plywood so that one sheet seems to be the mirror image of the other. Color and shade issues in bookmatched veneer sawing can create a light side and a dark side on veneer pieces, leading to visual appearance issues in bookmatched veneer layups. Slip matching sequences veneers without turning the flitches, like sliding a. The term match, and its derivatives, matched or matching, is frequently used in discussing decorative wood veneered panel products. Book match is the most common matching type of veneer, with. Helpful hint availability of slip matched faces may be. Running match is the most cost effective means of splicing face veneer. Aug 10, 2017 book matched marble is one of the truest ways to showcase the natural beauty of the stone and can become a statement piece of art. Book matched is side to side and bank matched is top to bottom see photo. Each strip is laid out side by side without turning over. Book matched faces can be flat, quarter and rift cut veneers. End matched end matching consist of opening two matching pieces of veneer end wise rather than edge wise book match. Timber veneer matching, layouts and patterns bord products. The short story on bookmatched panels wood magazine.
Thus, there is a veneer joint in the center of the panel, producing symmetry. Veneer is book matched endtoend as well as sidetoside. Slip match matching between individual pieces of veneer. Book matched panels add visual interest and a mark of fine craftsmanship to a project. Veneer slices are joined in sequence without flipping the pattern.
Once cut, veneer leaves are selected and matched as required. Slip matching is a common technique that is often used with quarter and rift cut veneer to provide a clean straight grain look. End match two consecutive leaves of veneer are book matched and the next two are flipped, creating a fourpiece end match also called a book andbutt match. Reverse slip matching is a variation from slip matching in that every other piece of veneer in the face is reversed, end for end, with the adjoining sheet that balances the characteristics of the pieces of veneer in the face. A bank is running a matched book when the maturities of its assets and liabilities are equally distributed. Due to the way that the panels are matched, the grain will not align at the ends. End matching creates beautiful patterns and accentuates.
It is accomplished by turning every other veneer leaf over, and arranging it such that the grain opens at the spine, similar to the pages in a book. The veneer matching is an arrangement of veneers strip of similar or varying grain patterns within a given panel or from panel to panel. The matching technique should be selected based on the desired finish and appearance of the sheet. Book matching is the most common matching method in which every other. Here are some explanations of the issue and some suggested solutions. Natural variations in the leaves and the progression of the grain. Alternate leafs are turned like the pages of a book and the vertical edges are glued to make a face. Book matched veneer is sliced and every other leaf of the veneer is turned over like pages of a book facing each other. Provides optimum veneer utilization as each single piece of veneer extends from the top of the transom to the bottom of the door. This effect can be minimized through the use of proper finishing techniques. Architectural end matching, where leaves are individually book or slip matched, first endtoend and then sidetoside, alternating end and side. The second end match is panel end match, where leaves are book or slip matched on. Tenderized paperback veneer will bend to wrap a 1 radius.
End matching is often used to extend the apparent length of available veneers for high wall panels and long conference tables. Veneer is matched by color but not by grain pattern. Random matching assembles veneer flitches without regard to grain pattern or color. We can have 4 x 8, 4 x 10, 5 x 8 and 5 x 10 made to suit our customers needs in both vertical and horizontal graining. It was at this time that reynolds contracted william van alen to design a building for a plot at 42nd street and lexington avenue, across the street from the recently completed grand central terminal. Book matching is the most common technique and is often used with plain, quarter or rift sliced veneers. Wood grain figures match at the joints creating a pleasing look of continuity and symmetry in a bank of cabinets or drawers. Matching options indianapolis woodworking international, llc. Balance matched faces may contain an even or odd number of components. By 1925 the soaring economy of the roaring twenties was matched by an unprecedented real estate boom in new york city. Learn more about how the commonly used timber veneer match types such as book matching or slip matching are created.
The art of veneer matching is to make use of the natural repeat of the grain of the wood from leaf to leaf. A technique for matching wood veneer veneer book matching is the most frequently used method for matching wood veneer. If a balance match is required, it must be specified by the buyer. Veneer leaves are slip matched, then every second leaf is turned end for end. Running match each panel face is assembled from as many leaves as necessary. If possible, flitches should be selected that will yield sufficient veneer to complete a prescribed area or room. In this feature, timber products company veneer superintendent eric cullen. End matching consists of opening two matching pieces of veneer endwise rather than edgewise book match.
Walnut wood veneer qtr cut run slip match 24x96 10 mil sheet. Book matched leaves are alternately folded out, as if opening the centre of a book, so that one veneer leaf is a mirror image of the next. There are several different methods of arranging book and slip matched leaves within a face. Each face has an even number of veneer pieces of uniform width before trimming. Its alot of work to glue themon a 12 table its a lot of blocks and then you have the risk of ripping the grain of the table off. Mar 06, 20 there are many techniques that can be employed in stone based projects to fit with design and preference. This produces a grain pattern that is matched at the veneer joint. We can have the sheets book matched, running matched, slip matched, plank matched, center matched, and balance matched. Book matched veneer sliced veneer has a tight and a loose face. Every other leaf or component of veneer from a given log is turned over to produce a mirror image at the splice joint, much like turning the pages of a book, to produce a very aesthetically appealing look across the face. This match has leaves that are book or slip matched into large assemblies. These are sets of sheets manufactured from the same veneer flitch and sequentially numbered.
God god holds a dialogue with me with which we both are growing fed up. Wood grain is continuous in length, as well as width. Continuous pieces of veneer peeled from a log using a rotary process. Nov, 2015 this year, species spotlight transitioned to veneer spotlight in order to examine additional veneer characteristics. Appropriate when panel height exceeds the veneer length. Where stone matching is used it is important to be aware of the extra extensive planning involved. Article endmatched vs non endmatched heartwood mills. Slip matching figure 20016 from awi quality standards illustrated, seventh edition. Alternating pieces of veneer are flipped over so they face each other as do the pages within a book. It is a seemingly simple term, but it can be quite confusing at times because it has multiple applications, including describing the relationship between.
Often used with quarter sliced and rift sliced veneers, this is the process in which a sequence of matching veneer leaves or consecutive sheets of veneer are slipped out one after the next, to form the face of a panel product. This method of panel matching achieves maximum grain continuity since all panels, doors, and other veneered components are made to the exact sizes required and in the exact veneer sequence. Do not sell my personal information architectural digest. When book matching, the adjacent leaves of veneer alternate between tight and loose faces. The type of match at the joint line must be specified.
Dc distributings veneer sheets can be matched to your needs. Anth 71 friday 2nd edition free download as word doc. Contact us for more information or wood veneer installation tips and. I would be cautious about gluing blocks to the table. Book matching is the process of turning over every other leaf or. Pattern matching and bookmatching stone surrey marble. If a number of panels are manufactured from a specific flitch, the number of veneer leaves per panel face may change as individual leaves are taken from the flitch. After cutting this section of the log, the sheets are kept together consecutively, as cut, and handled in sequence through process of clipping and drying, so. Bob jensens year 2002 new bookmarks editions for january.
The veneer may reflect light, accept stain differently and may yield a noticeable color variation. Book matching may be used with plain, quarter or rift sliced veneers. In a civil case you need only a preponderance of evidence that there was an intent to defraud, she says. If the grain is straight, the joints will not be obvious.
Hardwood veneer whole piece, book matched, slip matched. The panels are slid and flipped, much like the pages of a book. Matching between individual pieces of veneer leaf matching the way in which the individual cuts are placed next to each other during the fabrication of the veneer face is the next factor affecting the appearance of the doors. Matched definition of matched by the free dictionary. Veneer matching should not be confused with panel matching which refers to the relationship between several panels in a sequence, as in a large auditorium. Mar 31, 2016 ways to match and joint leaves of real wood veneer. Bookmatching is the practice of matching two or more wood or stone surfaces, so that two adjoining surfaces mirror each other, giving the impression of an opened book as applied to wood, bookmatching is usually done with veneer produced in one of several ways, but can also be done with solid wood. Slip matched veneers are simply laid side by side so that the figure pattern is repeated. The illustration shows book matched, center balance matched faces. In a criminal case you have to prove that intent beyond a reasonable doubt. It is a more expensive process, requiring the producer to clip more material from the veneer bundles, generating greater waste and labor costs are greater due to additional handling involved. The veneer joints match in a mirror image of each other, creating a symmetrical pattern or series of pairs.
Flitch the section of a log made ready for cutting into veneer. Slip matching is especially pleasing with rift or quarter sawn lumber, where. Veneer matching custom veneer and production plywood panels. Bookmatch definition of bookmatch by merriamwebster. They are widely used for the fabrication of wood door,cabinet and furniture. Similar to standard book matching, but alternate leaves are turned so that the grain runs in the opposite direction. Two consecutive leaves of veneer are book matched and the next two are flipped, creating a fourpiece end match also called a book andbutt match. The way you match veneer sheets can create visual rythym and enhance your. The veneer matching is an arrangement of veneers strip of similar or varying grain patterns.
Blueprint match architectural grade veneers are matched for continuity of grain and color for various size panels, doors and transoms. Adjacent veneer leaves in a flitch are turned over, as in pages of a book. Specifying blueprint matched panels and components will achieve the maximum grain continuity since all panels, doors, and other veneered components will be manufactured to the exact sizes required and in exact veneer sequence. Wood veneer, from raw material to clipping, matching, grading. Within a certain panel, leaves can be balance matched or running matched.85 155 168 985 345 1233 254 271 650 581 397 250 92 1403 18 1605 1062 145 347 1255 1340 1255 521 156 532 544 805 1306 777 1161 1295 1338 1423 1307