Finnish Fibreboard
LION Oil tempered

LION Oil tempered hardboard is impregnated with special oil which improves its resistance to moisture. 

Oil tempered hardboard is hydrophobic and withstands moisture better than standard hardboard. The board is also stronger than standard hardboard. Typical uses for oil tempered board include roof linings, flooring underlay and protective structures.


Technical properties

Thickness ranges, mm

3.0, 4.8, 6.0

Width, mm


Length ranges, mm

1830, 2440, 2745, 3050

Density, kg/m

950 ... 1050

Water vapour resistance, msPa/kg         

2,6 ... 6,3 x 109



Did you know? LION hardboards are great for many use!

LION hardboard is manufactured entirely from wood without potentially harmful glue or chemical additives. There are many possible uses for LION boards, in addition to traditional furniture and building applications.

A wide range of products and thicknesses makes many end uses possible.
Examples of LION hardboard applications are :

  • packaging
  • shopfitting and displays
  • toys, jig-saw puzzles
  • chalk boards and wipe clean boards
  • advertising signs
  • automotive industry
  • DIY applications

Technical information

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Technical properties

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