Sunburst Marine in Gaylord, MI (989-731-5491) is a dealer for Shelman marine plywood. I have purchased BS1088 Okoume and Sapele 6mm from them. Both excellent quality.
Our Okoume marine plywood is European made to a British Standard 1088 grade and is Lloyds Registered. Okoume marine plywood is lightest in weight among marine plywood products available. It has the best strength to weight ratio. Okoume is strong and easy to work with for tooling.
Bruynzeel Okoume Gaboon Marine Grade Plywood Bruynzeel plywood is the product to choose for decking and exterior surfaces that need to be veneered with an attractive wood, painted, fiberglassed, or epoxied.
The most common face veneer species available in marine plywood are Okoume, Sapele, Meranti, and Douglas Fir. The plywood core will vary depending on the quality of the panel but will usually be Douglas Fir, Meranti, or Okoume .
Roseburg's AB Marine Panel is a marine-grade plywood that is perfect for use in greater moisture applications requiring a high-quality face and back that is factory sanded and ready for further finish. Not treated against rot and decay like pressure-treated plywood; High strength, stable fir veneer;
Common uses: Plywood, furniture, and boat-building. Sapele: Nearly always shows a pronounced interlocked grain which yields a beautifully regular stripe figure when quarter sawn or sliced. It is also seen occasionally with wavy grain which will lead to a mottle or fiddleback figure.
Okoume Marine Plywood. The Okoume marine grade plywood is lightest in weight among all the marine plywood products available at Edensaw. The Okoume marine plywood can be used for hull and deck components, structural bulkheads and latches.
Marine Plywood Okoume (aucoumea klaineana) also known as gaboon or combogala, is only found in Gabon, the Congo and Equatorial Guinea in Africa. Okoume has a high strength to weight ratio which is why it is the plywood of choice for racing boats and applications where weight is important.
New wholesale pricing on marine plywood, douglas fir, cca treated fir, Joubert okoume and Hydro-tek meranti!
BS 1088 Hydrotek is a multi-ply marine plywood that is superior to all standard Meranti plywood currently produced. Both face and inner plies are constructed from whole piece, color matched, Meranti veneers.
Okoume Marine Plywood is a BS 1088 Lloyd’s Register rotary-cut plywood. It is suitable for marine applications and boat building. It is lightweight, flexible and has good strength. It is often used to sheath kayaks. Marine Plywood, like any plywood, is made up of several thin layers of veneer, or laminates. The layers of wood …