Species – Kpla
Kpla wood species has a double shade appearance which makes it very unique in a printed card. It is a native Indian origin tree from the Jack fruit family. It is grown in the back yards for its seasonal fruits. Dark color printing would be ideal in this species.
Local name – Kadaplavu
Vernacular name – Kaattu kadaplavu
Material- Microthin plywood
Microthin plywood is available as 4 thicknesses of printable wood sheets – 450 microns, 600 microns, 1600microns and 800 microns. Sheets in these thicknesses are valued for their sturdiness.
800 microns printable wood sheets
Sturdy sheets made from microthin layers bonded together, printable wood sheets of 800 microns can be used to make different products. It is the same thickness as credit cards and hence it is popular for making wooden hotel key cards, wooden swipe cards, wooden membership cards etc. Other products which are made from this material are wooden post cards, wooden tags, wooden menu cards, diary covers and wooden coasters. The stability of the material makes it ideal for use in marquetry and craft and for making architectural models.This material is recommended for screen printing, laser engraving and cutting as well as for flatbed digital printing.
Nissiwood offers sheets in 15 different species. These species are selected from certified sustainable sources across the world. Nissiwood microthin printable wood stickers are ordinarily available in sizes A4, SRA3, 8.5 x 11”, 11 x 17”, 12 x 18”. In case of large orders, custom sizes can be made.