All wood is thoroughly air and kiln dried to a moisture content not to exceed 8% at the time of assembly
All exposed surfaces are plain sliced cherry. Veneers are carefully slip-matched and balanced. All drawer fronts, doors, end panels, and modesty panels are vertical grain.
top work surfaces:
Wood veneer tops are 1 1/16" thick, 3-ply construction; consisting of 1/40" thick cherry veneer work surface and a Gator-ply backing. The top core material is a 45 lb medium density fiberboard, with a reversed softened edge. Detail on all four sides on desks and front and back edges on other pieces.
Recessed 3/4" thick, 3-ply construction with a vertical veneer on exposed surfaces and a 45 lb density particle board core or perforated 18 gauge steel.
Uses a mortise and tenon and glue to join pedestal sides and back. All joints are reinforced with glue blocks. All pedestals have box drawers and/or file drawers with a brushed chrome pull standard. Each pedestal has a lock and is keyed alike.
Drawer fronts are 3/4" thick, 3-ply construction with vertical bookmatched veneer. Drawer edges are rounded with matching cherry colored foil on all edges. All drawer sides and backs are plywood, dovetailed front and back with 3-ply drawer bottoms. Drawer bottoms are framed on four sides and stapled from the bottom side. Drawer interiors are finished with a clear coat sealer to prevent swelling or shrinkage. Box drawers have a high grade sterling metal ball-bearing drawer suspension. File drawers have a high grade sterling metal ball bearing full progressive suspension and are equipped with metal rods for hanging file folders. All drawers have smooth quiet operation.
NOTE: Optional center drawers available
Each pedestal has its own lock and is keyed alike on each unit. Each unit is equipped with two keys. Units may be keyed alike in groups (per office, if requested) for an additional charge of $31 list per unit.
All Inwood finishes are catalyzed varnish finish. Our multi-step satin finishes leave an open grain natural look to the furniture. Available in following finishes (1NC) natural cherry, (2HC) honey cherry, and (9BC) burgundy cherry.