A little over 5/8 of an inch.
Thank you for choosing Rubbermaid Home. Our goal is to provide our customers with the highest quality and service. The Rubbermaid Chestnut Oak Laminated Wood Wall Mounted Shelf 12 in. D x 72 in. L can be cut, however it will have an unfinished end where the cut is made.
Yes I find it in different colors Rubbermaid 4B2800BLA Laminated Wood Closet Shelf, 8-Inch by 3-Feet, Black
yes with the right paint I see no problem
not sure about this brand RUBBERMAID if it comes with 16 in W I know that home depot have other shelves that come with the size that you need/want 16 in W X 72 in L sincerely Dan P