LumberJocks

Phenolic Resin panel source

  • Advertise with us

« back to CNC Woodworking forum

Forum topic by PRGDesigns posted 12-25-2017 03:51 AM 624 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View PRGDesigns's profile

PRGDesigns

238 posts in 2427 days


12-25-2017 03:51 AM

Topic tags/keywords: resource question milling

We’re looking for a source from which to obtain phenolic resin panels. We’re looking to use the phenolic resin panel for part of a vacuum system for our CNC. 1/2’ thick, minimum 24” x 60”, or larger, if size makes a difference. Anywhere near Dallas / Ft Worth TX would be a bonus, just to be able to pick it up.

FYI – we’ve sourced a melamine sheet with iron on edging locally, if we can’t find the preferred phenolic resin panel.

Thanks in advance for any consideration you can give this request.

-- They call me Mr. Silly


4 replies so far

View Fred Hargis's profile

Fred Hargis

5065 posts in 2607 days


#1 posted 12-25-2017 12:29 PM

US Plastics has abut any thing you could want in phenolic sheets, and based on their prices they are very proud of it. Even so, they ave it and deal with shipping to commercial customers.

-- Our village hasn't lost it's idiot, he was elected to congress.

View MrRon's profile

MrRon

4986 posts in 3357 days


#2 posted 12-25-2017 06:36 PM

View DS's profile

DS

2978 posts in 2534 days


#3 posted 12-26-2017 09:34 PM

You can buy phenolic backer sheets cheaply (4X8 is in the $9 to $12 price range) and laminate them to whatever substrate you want. They should be available wherever laminates are sold in your area.

Perhaps this will meet your requirements and not break the bank.

-- "Hard work is not defined by the difficulty of the task as much as a person's desire to perform it.", DS251

View PRGDesigns's profile

PRGDesigns

238 posts in 2427 days


#4 posted 12-28-2017 03:10 AM

Thanks for all your suggestions. We’re following up on some of them to see if they’re viable for our particular application.

-- They call me Mr. Silly

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com