Extremely durable thin plywood offering bending strength and flexibility

KoskiPly Birch is a strong but flexible thin plywood material that is made in Finland from renewable birch. It can be used for a wide range of purposes – the only limit is your imagination. KoskiPly Birch thin plywood is particularly suitable for furniture, instruments, jewellery, scale models and other products and items manufactured by laser cutting and carving.

The thin and stylish plywood bends into different shapes

KoskiPly Birch is flexible cross-banded thin plywood, which is manufactured with varying birch veneer thicknesses, depending on the thickness of the end product. The surface of the sheet is made up of seamless birch veneer, with the grain patterns giving it a natural, elegant and unique look. The thin plywood can be bent into a variety of shapes, which is why it is perfect for lamps, furniture and other interior design purposes. The surface of the sheet can be left untreated to accentuate the beautiful grain patterns shaped by nature. You can alsolacquer, wax or stain the surface like any other wood surface. Surface quality AB/B, prime and smooth top quality.

The non-toxic birch plywood made of thin veneer can be worked with laser cutting

The thin plywood is flexible, light and easy to work with any woodworking machinery. The non-toxic food grade KoskiPly Birch plywood can be safely cut to the desired shapes or carved with laser cutting machinery. Thanks to the easy workability, you can use the product for making any shapes from furniture components to small items, such as plywood jewellery and interior decoration items. Thin plywood, which does not crack or break when worked, can be moulded into a staggering range of imaginative shapes and products.

Our KoskiPly Birch plywood also meets the requirements of the EN 71-3 standard, which ensures that the birch plywood products can be safely used for the manufacture of toys, jigsaw puzzles and other products intended for children. As the name indicates, KoskiPly Birch thin plywood is only recommended for indoor use.

Thin plywood can be used for a wide range of purposes

Thin plywood can be used for laser cutting, doors, cabinets, screens, wall panels, furniture and their components, sound insulation lattices, carpentry, lighting fixtures, interior decoration items, toys, jigsaw puzzles, souvenirs, cards, decorative pictures, posters, crafts items, decorative items, plywood jewellery, handicrafts, smartphone and table covers, scale models, drums, guitars and speakers.

General information on Koskisen’s thin plywood products

Koskisen Thin Plywood Industry has decades of history in thin plywood production. All of our thin plywood products are manufactured amidst the best birch forests in the country at our Hirvensalmi facility from first-rate birch timber harvested from sustainably managed forests. To us, the customers’ needs always come first. Our goal is to make products that are so high in quality that they serve to bolster the business of our customers. Cooperation is the path to the best end result.

Technical specifications

Properties of the plywood product

  • Consistent and light structure
  • Strong, light and bendable
  • Suitable for laser  cutting and CNC machining
  • Light colored cut edge
  • Excellent bending strength
  • Easy to work or treat
  • Easy to bend to different shapes
  • Environmentally friendly and renewable raw material
  • Food grade quality
  • For safe toy production; meets the requirements of the toy safety standard EN 71-3
  • Good impact and vibration resistance
  • Good acoustic properties

Available qualities

  • AB/B = Prime

Available thicknesses

  • 0,4 mm
  • 0,6 mm
  • 0,8 mm
  • 1,0 mm
  • 1,5 mm
  • 2,0 mm
  • 3,0 mm

Available surface sheet sizes

  • 1200 x 600 mm
  • 600 x 600 mm
  • 300 x 300 mm