How thick is 2 ply mount board?

How thick is 2 ply mount board?

The term ‘ply’ refers to the thickness of the mat board. The higher the number, the thicker the board. The most common thickness used is 4 ply (around 1/16th of an inch). You can tell the difference in thickness by saying 2 ply is 1/2 the thickness (1/32″) of 4 ply.

What is museum board made of?

Museum board is a type of paperboard. Specifically, it is a white, acid free cardboard that bends fairly easily in one direction but is fairly stiff in the other, due to the grain of the paper fibers.

What is museum mounting board?

Strathmore Museum Mounting Board successfully challenges the effects of time, as well as the environment, upon valued works of art. The surface is designed to deliver a smoother, cleaner cut. The colors are solid throughout the board and meet the Library of Congress Standards for Archival Properties.

What is 4 Ply thickness in mm?

If metric were used, a 4 ply would be 5 mm, 8 ply would be 10 mm (or 1 Centimeter), 12 ply would be 15 mm, etc.

What GSM is matboard?

Sheets, 280 gsm

Weight Size Order no.
280 gsm 100 x 70 cm * 10627300

Is mat board the same as museum board?

Conservation mat boards have a core of acid- and lignin-free cotton, and a facing of wood pulp paper. They protect the artwork from acid burn and degradation for at least 100 years, and have a mid-range cost. Museum core mat boards are made entirely of cotton rag paper.

How thick is Mount Board?

The Colourmount mount board range features around 160 (Chk) shades and colours and a choice of 10 thicknesses, from 0.45mm to 3.0mm. Three key types of mount boards, Conservation, White Core and Cream Core, with many variations.

What is the standard thickness of plywood?

The most common thickness of plywood is 1/2-inch, but plywood thickness can range from 1/8-inch to 3/4 inches.

How thick is plywood in CM?

Metric Thickness and Imperial Thickness

Imperial Metric
5/8 in. 16 mm
23/32 in. 18 mm
3/4 in. 19 mm
1-1/8 in. 28.5 mm

How many mm thick is matboard?

0.8 mm
Mat board. Made of cardboard covered with paper or decorative fabric, it is available in a wide range of textures and of colors. Choose 8/10ths (0.8 mm) thick for traditional mats.