APPLICATIONS

We've Got You Covered — Inside and Out

APPLICATIONS

We've Got You Covered — Inside and Out

Born in the Pacific Northwest's aerospace industry more than 75 years ago, Richlite quickly expanded to commercial, marine and action sports applications. Today, you'll find Richlite in residential, commercial and industrial use, everywhere from exterior cladding to furniture, from musical instruments to skateparks.

Born in the Pacific Northwest's aerospace industry more than 75 years ago, Richlite quickly expanded to commercial, marine and action sports applications. Today, you'll find Richlite in residential, commercial and industrial use, everywhere from exterior cladding to furniture, from musical instruments to skateparks.


BENEFITS

Durable, stable and aesthetically pleasing

Abrasion and corrosion resistant

Excellent cantilever and span capabilities

Can support any edge details, including custom-edge designs

Dense machinable material and an excellent substitute for dense hardwood or steel

On-panel printing available

Several color options featuring consistent through-color and the best black available

SPECIFICS

Naturally antimicrobial (JIS 2801) and easy to clean

Heat resistant up to 350°F (176°C) with a Class A fire rating

Available in sheets up to 5 feet by 12 feet (3660 mm by 1525 mm)

Available in thicknesses from a quarter-inch (6mm) to 3 inches (75 mm)

Contributes to LEED and green building points

GREENGUARD, FSC and Rainforest Alliance certified

Made in the U.S.A.

BENEFITS

Durable, stable and aesthetically pleasing

Abrasion and corrosion resistant

Excellent cantilever and span capabilities

Can support any edge details, including custom-edge designs

Dense machinable material and an excellent substitute for dense hardwood or steel

On-panel printing available

Several color options featuring consistent through-color and the best black available

SPECIFICS

Naturally antimicrobial (JIS 2801) and easy to clean

Heat resistant up to 350°F (176°C) with a Class A fire rating

Available in sheets up to 5 feet by 12 feet (3660 mm by 1525 mm)

Available in thicknesses from a quarter-inch (6mm) to 3 inches (75 mm)

Contributes to LEED and green building points

GREENGUARD, FSC and Rainforest Alliance certified

Made in the U.S.A.


ARCHITECTURAL MILLWORK


With a palette of colors and performance characteristics like no other material, Richlite brings a signature finish and design detail to your most demanding projects.

APPLICATIONS:

  • Interior Wall Panels
  • Baseboards, Moldings, & Trim
  • Shelving & Cabinetry
  • Doors
  • Stair Treads
  • Reception Desks
  • Cash Wraps
  • Signage
  • Work Area Surfaces

BENEFITS:

  • Suitable for residential, retail, and commercial settings
  • Easily provided by millwork contractors / shops.
  • Fantastic machinability and surface finish capabilities

COMMERCIAL COUNTERTOPS


With Richlite, you get both brawn and beauty. Tough enough for high-traffic use and heat, but with structural capabilities far beyond traditional surfacing materials.

APPLICATIONS:

  • Desks
  • Reception Areas
  • Work Surfaces
  • Lab Surfaces
  • Commercial Food Preparation
  • Restaurant Bar Tops & Tabletops

BENEFITS:

  • Heat resistant up to 350°F (176°C)
  • Naturally antimicrobial (JIS 2801) & easy to clean
  • Meets NSF-51 standards for food equipment

COMMERCIAL FOOD SERVICE


With high durability, heat resistance and dishwasher compatibility, it's no wonder Richlite has been trusted in restaurants around the world for more than four decades.

APPLICATIONS:

  • Work surfaces
  • Reception areas
  • Restaurant bar tops & tabletops
  • Food prep tables & lines
  • Vertical wraps

BENEFITS:

  • Ultra-durable with low knife-wear performance
  • Heat resistant up to 350˚F (176˚C)
  • Naturally antimicrobial (JIS 2801) & easy to clean
  • Meets NSF-51 standards for food equipment

EXTERIOR CLADDING


Richlite panels bring a natural look and feel – and the best black you can find on the market – to today's most popular exterior cladding and rainscreen systems.

APPLICATIONS:

  • Low rise commercial exterior cladding (<40’)
  • Residential exterior cladding

BENEFITS:

  • Fade-resistant consistent colors
  • Water and weather resistant
  • Class A fire rating
  • No edge sealing needed and easy on-site work
  • Short lead times

FURNITURE


Furniture makers are inspired by Richlite's combination of beauty and versatility. As a sheet material with superior structural properties, it's an ideal substitute for hardwood and steel.

APPLICATIONS:

  • Interior furnishings
  • Surface tops
  • Cabinetry
  • Knob/hand pulls
  • Brackets
  • Accents or small parts
  • Exterior furnishings & enclosures

BENEFITS:

  • Ideal for both residential and commercial environments
  • Color and edge details to complement any décor
  • Fantastic machinability & surface finish capabilities

INDUSTRIAL


Born in the industrial realm, today's Richlite offers the same tough, consistent and beautifully machinable product our customers have depended on for 75 years.

APPLICATIONS:

  • Templates
  • Tool and die making
  • Hydroforming dies
  • Draw and stretch dies
  • Router blocks
  • Forming blocks, tools & dies
  • Spacing blocks
  • Vacuum forming tools
  • Non-metallic work holder

BENEFITS:

  • Thermally stable and water resistant
  • High strength-to-weight ratio, compressive strength & durability
  • Corrosion & abrasion resistant
  • Electrical and heat insulation
  • 45 percent the weight of aluminum

MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS


From guitar fingerboards to custom stage equipment, Richlite is the perfect sustainable and durable material for the theater, film, television and music industries.

APPLICATIONS:

  • Guitar fingerboards & bridges
  • Speaker & amplifier enclosures
  • Practice drum pads and drumsticks
  • Stage flooring & furnishings

BENEFITS:

  • Acoustically superior with consistent density
  • Moisture acclimated and inherently stable
  • Durable while maintaining an ebony look and feel
  • Impact resistance and span superior to wood products
  • On-panel printing available

RESIDENTIAL COUNTERTOPS


A cost-effective, long-lasting and earth-friendly alternative to natural or manufactured stone, Richlite countertops bring a warm and natural touch to any interior environment.

APPLICATIONS:

  • Kitchen countertops & islands
  • Web bar counters
  • Bathroom vanities
  • Offices & work surfaces
  • Garages & workshop installations

BENEFITS:

  • Ideal for refinishing existing countertops
  • Color & edge options to complement any decor
  • Heat resistant up to 350°F (176°C)
  • Naturally antimicrobial (JIS 2801) & easy to clean

SKATELITE


Smooth, fast and durable, Skatelite is the leading indoor and outdoor ramp surface for the world's top skateboarders and BMX riders for action sport competitions, camps, and parks.

APPLICATIONS:

  • Ramps for competition & casual use
  • Public & private skate parks installations
  • Premier competitions & tours, including the X-Games™
  • Action sports camps, including Camp Woodward™

BENEFITS:

  • Smooth, fast, consistent surfaces
  • High-impact resistance & excellent water resistance
  • Easy to install and replace
  • Proven in market for over 20 years

 


All Richlite Products Are Certified:

GREENGUARD Certification ensures that a product has met some of the world’s most rigorous and comprehensive standards for low emissions of VOCs.

Forest Stewardship Council Certification ensures that products come from well-managed forests that provide environmental, social and economic benefits.

By choosing Rainforest Alliance Certified™ products, you support long-term environmental, social and economic sustainability.