Okoume Marine Plywood

Close-up Photo of Okoume Marine Plywood Grain

Okoume Marine Plywood, which is sometimes referred to as Gaboon Marine Plywood, is a BS 1088 Lloyd’s Register rotary-cut plywood.  It is suitable for marine applications and boat building.  It is lightweight, flexible and has  good strength.  It is often used to sheath kayaks. Marine Plywood, like any plywood, is made up of several thin … Continue reading Okoume Marine Plywood


Paulownia Marine Plywood

Close-up Photo of Paulownia Marine Plywood Grain

Paulownia marine plywood is rotary cut.  Paulownia is prized for its superior strength and very light weight.  This product is used in marine applications where weight is of great concern, particularly in building wood surfboards. Marine plywood, like any plywood, it is made up of several thin layers of veneer or laminates.  The layers of … Continue reading Paulownia Marine Plywood