MAXI Film Birch Plywood-old



The MAXI Film range of plywood is a premium exterior-grade Birch ply covered with smooth phenolic or melamine films on both sides, MAXI Film is currently available in seven different colours.

Characteristics of overlay
MAXI Film surface is smooth, and hard. It resists abrasion, it is weather and moisture proof and resists commonly used chemicals. The surface is easy to clean with water or steam. Abrasion resistance according to the Taber test (EN 438-2).


MAXI Film range of plywood is a phenolic impregnated over-lay, pressed onto both sides of a Birch plywood substrate. The film is pressed onto the plywood in a hot press at high heat and high temperature. The film is a paper saturated with phenolic resin.


MAXI Film is essentially an industrial type product that has gained acceptance within the decorative market. Each sheet is unique and has some minor imperfections which add character to the product. This is inherent with Film face products and in no way affects the overall performance of the product.


MAXI Film is suitable for horizontal and vertical situations.


MAXI Film is suitable for exterior use, however the colour of the film will change over time (as does timber) when exposed to sunlight and the elements. MAXI Film will fade after prolonged exposure to the elements.


The above must be taken into account when specifying for aesthetic applications and decorative exterior purposes.


MAXI Film is available in coloured, or translucent film in 7 different colours and a range of thicknesses with every sheet having the superior edge detail that is unique to Birch plywood.


MAXI Plywood does not guarantee any plywood is suitable for use as doors. MAXI Plywood advises careful consideration be given to the size of the panel when contemplating using plywood as a door, with some success having been attained with smaller sized panels.




Interior Design, Furniture, Shopfitting, Joinery, Wall & Ceiling Panels, Flight Cases, Jigs, Exhibitions Stands, POS Displays and Signage are just a few applications for MAXI Film.


Formaldehyde Emission


MAXI Film is a E1 class product, European rating system.


MAXI Film | Premium Exterior Grade Birch Plywood with coloured Phenolic film
Standard Sheet sizes available Sheet Weight approx (kg)
2440 X 1220 X 12mm 23
2440 X 1220 X 18mm 35
2440 X 1220 X 24mm 46
2440 X 1220 X 30mm * 60

* 30mm available in Black and White only


We work closely with you to understand your needs and wishes.