Bamboo Wood Boards 3/4"x11-1/2"x8' (Choose Your Size), Cut to Ship

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Bamboo Wood Boards 3/4"x11-1/2"x8' (Choose Your Size), Cut to Ship

$119.99 /piece

1-4 $119.99 /piece
5+ $107.99 /piece (10% off)
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Bamboo Wood Boards 3/4"x11-1/2"x8' (Choose Your Size), Cut to Ship

Finally, woodworkers can enjoy adding bamboo to their woodworking projects with these solid boards of real bamboo plywood. Bamboo is lauded as a highly sustainable natural product that's durable and resilient, making it fantastic in many fine woodworking projects. Cutting boards, table tops, shelves, and picture frames are just some of the many uses for bamboo.

Fast growing, bamboo is actually a tall grass not a tree. The grass shoots are processed into flat strips then laminated together to form the solid boards. The material we stock here is known as 1-ply, a full 3/4'' thick and laminated into 11-1/2'' wide boards.

These Bamboo boards are manufactured to 8' lengths, so we have to cut them down for shipping. You choose how you prefer to have them cut, and we'll ship right to your door. This gives you the most flexibility for your project needs.

bamboo cutting chart Choose your size:
11-1/2"x48" (2pcs)
11-1/2"x32" (3pcs)
11-1/2"x24" (4pcs)
11-1/2"x16" (6pcs)
Now You Can Use Beautiful Bamboo in Woodworking!

These solid boards of bamboo can be cut, routed, planed, sanded, stained and finished just like other hardwoods. And it's not just a good, durable and resilient material but also highly sustainable and offers a beautiful, unique appearance.

Bamboo comes in uniform sizes 3/4" x 11-1/2" x 96" and is cut to size for convenient shipping.



What Size Is This?
Thickness 3/4"
Width 11-1/2"
Length 96"
Grade Select & Better.
Quantity 8 square feet in each piece
Approximated, actual size may vary +/- 1/8"

About Bamboo (Phyllostachys pubescens)

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Weight

2.92

lbs /Bd. Ft.
-18.44% lighter than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)
Hardness

1650

Janka Rating
27.91% harder than red oak (1290 psi)
Density

0.62

Specific Gravity
-3.13% less dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Average 6/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
V. Fine 2/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Easy 2/10
Red Oak

map of where Bamboo tree grows
Bamboo is an exotic wood from China

The one and only! Bamboo brings you a unique experience in building gorgeous wood projects - it's straight grained and strong like white oak, but it offers a totally different look that's warm, modern, and subtle in beauty.

color of Bamboo
Color Range
Natural bamboo that's formed into a wood product is pale yellow in color. Bamboo manufacturers also add color to the material to make product with different shade choices from darker brown to dark red.
the Bamboo tree
What's The Tree Like?
The fastest growing "tree" on earth, bamboo is actually a grass with wood characteristics. Grows in shoots up to 90 feet tall, but just a few inches in diameter. Harvesting bamboo does not require replanting. Regeneration occurs from the existing root structure which helps prevent soil erosion.
other names for Bamboo
Other Names
Bamboo, moso bamboo
uses for Bamboo
Some Typical Uses
Cutting boards, longboards, tables, stair treads, flooring, decorative interiors, veneer

Customer Ratings & Reviews

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Ratings Snapshot
4.9
out of 5
5 (12)
4 (2)
3 (0)
2 (0)
1 (0)
Would recommend this product?
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4.9
out of 5
5 (12)
4 (2)
3 (0)
2 (0)
1 (0)
Would recommend this product?
100%
14 Total Reviews
July 8, 2021
5 out of 5
Quality
Review by  Brian from WA.
I Ordered 3/4'' x 12'' Bamboo planking. it is high quality, and what I expected. Had it cut in half, and received without any damage. It was a fair price even in these days of crazy overpricing of lumber.
Verified Buyer
Recommended
May 14, 2021
5 out of 5
AlphaCraft Review
Review by  Lou from SoCal
The ordering process was excellent. Their selection was excellent and the communication process throughout was excellent!
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Recommended
May 12, 2021
5 out of 5
Very Nice Wood - Outstanding Customer Service
Review by  Angusinmaine from Maine, USA
I needed some unique wood for a chessboard I am making and when I saw this website I took a look. They had bamboo, something I had never worked with but wanted to try due to its durability and sustainable nature. It was on sale so I ordered an 8' piece sawn into 2' sections. When the order arrived I was truly upset. Both actual ends of the board were split back about 4" and the sawn ends splintered pretty bad. I contacted Woodworker's Source and was told that I would receive a new board (cut in half only to reduce the tear out from the RAS) and to just repack the other boards for FedEx pick up. Two days later the package was gone, no charge to me, and a week later I had my new bamboo. THAT is fantastic customer service and it will keep me coming back to shop. The bamboo looks amazing and once stained will make a one of a kind chessboard. My thanks to Corey and the WS team.
Verified Buyer
Recommended
November 25, 2020
5 out of 5
cutting boards in the shape of Texas, Louisiana, Missouri.
Review by  chuck from little elm texas
The bamboo boards came as described and I glued 2 of the 12 X 24 together to make a 24 X 24. I made a template of the states and routed out the design and finished it with 3 coats of mineral oil and they came out beautiful. I was impressed that the edges were square and true so I did not have to join the edges to get a good glue joint.
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Recommended
October 27, 2020
5 out of 5
Excellent Service
Review by  Mark from AR
Good looking boards.
Recommended
October 25, 2020
4 out of 5
Bamboo
Review by  John from Cincinnati, OH
I made checkerboard, end grain, butcher block cutting boards for my daughters. I offered them the opportunity to select contrasting light and dark hardwoods. One of my daughters chose Purple Heart and Bamboo, one Purple Heart and Teak, one Walnut and Southern Yellow Pine. I couldn't get the SYP so that daughter substituted Maple. I was able to get everything but the Bamboo from my local hardwood supplier. Because I could only get a 3/4 inch thick board, I had to do a glue up, but the product machined beautifully and glued up nicely. I had the 8 foot board precut into 2 foot lengths. There was one small area of damage (tearout) but I was able to position that in the waste. The projects turned out beautifully.
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