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MR (Moisture Resistant) Board

  • Product Description:
    MR Board is manufactured considering the requirement of furniture manufacturers & carpenters for making furniture, wardrobes, almirahs, etc., which are not in direct contact with water.


    Timber: Radiate pine, imported from New Zealand, is treated with BIS specified preservative used for stile and battens of block board, which is termite and borer free and so boards are most durable.
    Dimensional Stability: Stile and battens is dryer dried in dryer dying chamber to a moisture content of 8-10%. Veneers are dried in a mechanical dryer to the required % moisture content. The above process results in boards being dimensionally stable with no warpage.
    Durability: Bonded with U.F resin and fortified with melamine as per IS: 848. The merino MR grade block board is the most durable and passes all tests as required by IS: 1659

  • Grade:Tuff MR Board & Super MR Board

    In Millimeter
    In Feet

    Available in
    Non laminated and laminated form with various MERINO laminate designs

  • PropertyTest Result as per IS : 1659Test result for Merino Super Block BoardWhat this means to a customer ?
    Edge Straightness (%)0.20NilBalance to fitting Ready to fit
    Squareness (%) 0.20
    Dimensional Changes caused by
    Humidity at 90+/-5% (RH & Temp) 270
    A) Difference in Length+/-1 mmNilNo changes
    B) Difference in Thickness+/-1 mmNilIn any climate
    Dimensional Changes caused byNo warping or bending in summer or winter
    Humidity at 40+/-5% (RH & Temp 270
    A) Difference in Length+/-1 mmNil
    B) Difference in Thickness+/-1 mmNil
    Resistance to WaterExcellent / Pass
    Standard / Poor
    ExcellentWithstands moisture
    Adhesion of PliesExcellent / Pass
    Standard / Poor
    ExcellentStrong bonding
    Modulus of Rupture N/mm2
    A) Average4050Better strength
    B) Min-Individual3442
    Modulus of Elasticity N/mm2
    A) Average40005000Better elasticity
    B) Min-Individual34003800
    Mycological Test No de-laminationNo de-lamination
    Avoids fungusAt the edgeAt the edge TreatedAttack free
    Spot TestTreatedTreatedFrom Borer and Termite
  • Merino Industries Limited & Merino Panel Product Ltd. warrant that, under normal use & service, the material & workmanship of their products shall confirm to the standards set forth on the applicable technical data sheet for a period of twelve (12) months from the date of sale to the first consumer purchaser. Dealers & distributors are provided with the technical data sheets, which contain specific standards of performance of the product. In the event that a Merino Industries Limited or a Merino Panel Product Limited product does not perform as warranted, the first purchaser’s sole remedy shall be limited to repair or replacement of all or any part of the product, which is defective, at the manufacturer’s sole discretion. This warranty is not transferable, and expires upon resale or transfer by first purchaser. This warranty shall not apply to defects or damage arising from any of the following: Accidents, abuse or misuse, exposure to extreme temperature, improper fabrication or installation, improper maintenance. No other warranties, expressed or implied, are made. Under no circumstances shall the manufacturer be liable for any loss or damage arising from the purchase, use, or inability to use the product, or for any special, indirect, incidental, or consequential damages. No fabricator, installer, dealer, agent or employee of Merino Industries Limited and Merino Panel Product Limited has the authority to modify the obligation or limitation of this warranty.