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TemStock M3i Particleboard

Engineered to provide the highest MOE, MOR and IB values of any of our particleboard panels, TemStock M3i is especially well suited for demanding furniture applications.

  • Delivers exceptional face and edge screw-holding properties for tighter assembly and better stability, which minimizes warping and deflection.

Details

Engineered to provide the highest MOE, MOR and IB values of any of our particleboard panels, TemStock M3i is especially well suited for demanding furniture applications.

  • Delivers exceptional face and edge screw-holding properties for tighter assembly and better stability, which minimizes warping and deflection.

Applications

Furniture for consumer or commercial applications

Dimensions

Thickness 1/4" - 1-1/8”
Panel Sizes 49” & 61” x 73”-169”
countertops and shelving available
Press Sizes 4' x 24', 9' x 25'

Physical Properties

Averages1,2 < 3/8" 3/8" to 1/2"" > 1/2" to < 1" ≥ 1"
MOR-Modulus of Rupture (psi) 2176 2176 2176 2176
MOE-Modulus of Elasticity (kpsi) 362.6 362.6 362.6 362.6
IB-Internal Bond (psi) 100 90 80 75
Face Screw Holding Capacity (lbs) 225 225 225 225
Edge Screw Holding Capacity (lbs) NA NA 2023 202
Formaldehyde Emission3 CARB II Compliant CARB II Compliant CARB II Compliant CARB II Compliant

1. ≥ M3i
2. One-panel minimum average (ASTM D1037 / ANSI A208.1-2009)
3. 5/8" and thicker

Tolerances

Length & Width ± 1/16"
Squareness ≤ 1/8"
Straightness 1/64" per 2 feet of length
Thickness (within panel) ± 0.004"
Thickness (panel to panel) ± 0.004"

Environmental Credits

LEED Credit Description
Recycled Content MR credit 4 Awards 1 or 2 points for using products with recycled content that constitute at least 10% or 20%, based on cost, of the total value of project materials.
Regional Materials MR credit 5 Awards 1 or 2 points for using materials on a project that are extracted and manufactured within 500 miles that constitute at least 10% or 20%, based on cost, of the total value of project materials.

National Green Building Standard Credits Description
Pre-Consumer Recycled Content 604.1(2) Use recycled content products in major areas such as walls, floor, insulation and roofing.
FSC® Certification 606.2(3) Wood or wood-based products available that are certified by Forest Stewardship Council™.
Other Certification 606.2(6) Wood-based components certified in accordance to CPA ECC 4-11.
Low Formaldehyde/VOC Emissions 901.4(a) In compliance with ANSI A208.1.
Low Formaldehyde/VOC Emissions 901.4(c) In compliance with CPA ECC 4-11.

CARB Credits Description
California Air Resource Board C.A.R.B. In compliance with CARB phase 2 requirements.

Safety & Sustainability

Formaldehyde Emissions

Complies with California Air Resources Board (CARB) Phase 2 formaldehyde emission standards.

Warning

This particleboard contains low fuming urea formaldehyde resin and may release formaldehyde vapors in low concentrations. Formaldehyde vapors can be potentially irritating to the eyes and upper respiratory system. Should irritation develop, consult your physician.

Specifications

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