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, American Black Walnut or White Maple Veneer. Walnut veneers are carefully book-matched.
Cherry and Maple veneers are slip-matched. All drawer fronts, doors, end panels, and modesty panels are vertical grain.
top work surfaces:
Laminate tops are 1 1/4" thick, 3-ply construction; consisting of a high pressurelaminate work surface and a 45 lb. density flake board core. The under side of the top has a smooth surface Gator-Ply backing sheet. Top rims are 3/4" hardwood with a choice of top edge shape on all four sides.
3/4" thick, 3-ply construction with a vertical book matched veneer on exposed surfaces and a 45 lb. density flake board core. Desk modesty panels are full to the floor.
Uses a mortise & tenon and glue to join panels and modesty panels. All joints are reinforced with glue blocks. Each desk pedestal has an easy slide out dictation arm/mousing slide mounted above the drawers for more work surface area. All pedestals have a side route finger drawer pulls.
Drawer fronts are 3/4" thick, 3-ply construction with vertical book matched veneer. Drawer edges are veneered on top and sides with matching wood veneers. 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.
Each pedestal has its own lock and is keyed alike for 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 and have excellent durability. Our multi-step satin finishes leave a beautiful natural look to the furniture, and are available in the following finishes: (3L) walnut, (2KL) walnut, (25M) mahogany, (4L) dark mahogany, (25C) cherry, (2ML) natural maple, (3ML) light maple, (4ML) medium maple, (5ML) cherry finish on maple, (6LC) Light Cherry, (7MC) Medium Cherry, (8DC) Dark Cherry.