Honey Locust: These specific honey locust slabs are unusual with eye catching surface burls and brown color tones. The finished edge of these shelves makes them very unique and popular. Heartwood is a medium to light reddish brown. Wide sapwood is a light yellow, clearly distinguished from the heartwood. Grain is usually straight or slightly irregular, with a medium uneven texture.
Shelves are 2" thick and are often used for mantels. Limited supply of these boards,
Finish: All ZimBoard Floating Shelves are smooth sanded and professionally sprayed with a clear coat catalyzed conversion varnish (CCV) finish leaving a durable natural smooth satin finish.Dimensions:
Shelf Thickness: 2.0”
Shelf Depth: Due to irregular live-edge, 8-14”
Shelf Width: 24” – 30” – 48” – 60” (30” & 48” are stocking sizes / 24” & 60” allow 4 – 6 wk. lead-time / custom sizing available).
Bracket: Brackets are 2” shorter than width of shelf - Hidden Bracket shelf has a 1.5” back-plate with 2, 3, or 4 welded posts, fastener holes drilled every 4”.
Installation: Each shelf comes with an installation handbook – the solid 2” board can be heavy and awkward especially in longer lengths and may require a 2 person installation. Our design offers easy installation – the shelf bracket is completely hidden from view once installed.
The Hidden Shelf Bracket is made of ¼” cold rolled steel with welded ¾” mounting posts the shelf slides onto. Pre-drilled fastener holes are drilled on the top of the brackets back plate every 4” allowing cross-over of wall studs – additional holes may drilled. Simple installation includes: selecting install position, locating wall studs (bracket must be fastened to a solid wood wall stud or masonry), drill screw pilot holes, mount bracket, level bracket, then fasten with supplied screws. Bracket must be solidly fasten to at least 2 wall studs.