Please note that iWood is a wholesale timber merchant, and because much of our timber is imported to order, we have a minimum order amount of £750 ex VAT (£900 inc VAT).
A ready-to-use timber product planed on all four long sides to the finished sizes you provide. Supplied slightly over length to be cut down on site.
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If you want to know how these timbers differ from each other and whether they'll be suitable for your project, call the iWood sales office on 01889 279 018.
Select & Better Planed All Round Dark Red Meranti
Planed Dark Red Meranti is supplied with a smooth planed finish on the four long sides and is ready for you to work with. The timber, as the name suggests, is red-brown to dark red and slightly durable which makes it more useful for interior work such as:
- Interior joinery
- Interior framing
- Drawer sides and backs
Supplied in the Select and Better Grade, this timber is used indoors regularly and the planed Meranti can be finished well, however, when working with the timber there can be a blunting effect on tools. Meranti also takes well to fixings, so, can be glued and nailed into place well.
Our Planed Dark Red Meranti is cut to size and then planed down to your specification so you get the timber ready to work with. The plane leaves the timber smooth on the two sides and both faces, although, the ends are left rough sawn and slightly over length for you to cut down on site.
We recommend that you get prices for the lengths you require rather than ordering longer lengths that you are then going to cut down. This is because it is harder to match the grade across longer lengths which means the longer a piece of wood is the more expensive it is per meter.
At iWood Timber Merchants we have built our reputation on supplying quality timber, ensuring you have the greatest percentage of usable Dark Red Meranti timber possible from your delivery.
The Dark Red Meranti Tree
Dark Red Meranti is a Malaysian tropical hardwood which grows to be around 45m tall. The trunk of the tree usually spans 1.2m but can vary slightly. Dark Red Meranti is not listed on CITES and is available for well managed sources. However, some species of Meranti are listed as vulnerable to extinction in the wild.
Timber Species Information
Dark Red Meranti
4 - Slightly durable
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Select and Better Dark Red Meranti Planed All Round from iWood Timber
Our timber is imported straight from sawmills on the continent. Our usual lead times are therefore 14 - 17
Delivery cost varies by location. Please click here to open our delivery cost page
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Our timber deliveries can sometimes be heavy, for this reason you'll either need your own equipment or available person-power to unload your delivery.
The ordering process
After placing your order securely online you receive an email confirming the items you have ordered. When your order has arrived at iWood HQ and is ready for dispatch, we will give you a call to arrange delivery.
Can I Order Samples?
Yes you can, you can order samples of certain timbers at www.iwood.co.uk/sample-request/
If the species you need isn't there please give us a call or talk to us on our online chat.
The timbers shown are planed all round samples and are not profiled.
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