Bubinga 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet of Lumber
Why Choose Bubinga?Uniquely beautiful with an elegant-yet-natural violet to mauve color. The wood is very fine grained which makes it fantastic with a simple clear finish. Harder and denser than most woods, but it'll reward you with unsurpassed beauty in your project.
What's in the Pack?
- 5 to 8 boards
- Assorted widths 3" to 8"
- Assorted lengths 30"-46"
|Thickness||4/4, S2S is 13/16" thick|
|Width||3" to 8" possible|
|Length*||30" to 46" possible|
|Grade||Craft Packs contain clear shorts (info)|
About Lumber Sizes & Shipping Length Restrictions
3" to 8" Widths
Price shown is for a random selection of widths within this range. You can request specific widths or add a straight edge rip in the order form.
30" to 46" Lengths
This is the range of lengths that we might have in stock. We always try to ship the longest possible lengths, but to make it easier on you and us, request length ranges in the order form.
Also known as 4/4, S2S. Surfaced 2 sides (S2S) to 13/16" actual thickness. May still require you to flatten, plane, shape or sand your project parts to fit your project..
Learn more in our blog: "What Does 4/4 Mean in Lumber?"
A 10 board foot Craft Pack is simple, plus we stand behind it with our 100% satisfaction guarantee. It includes a great mix of boards that total 10 board feet of hand-picked lumber, and you'll get a fantastic assortment of sizes: from 3'' to 8'' wide, and 24'' to 48'' long. All boards come surfaced on 2 sides (S2S) to 13/16'' thick, you can choose to have the boards planed down to a different thickness if you want thin lumber.
About Bubinga (Guibourtia tessmannii)View All Bubinga Products
4.58lbs /Bd. Ft.
Ease of Finishing
Bubinga is an exotic wood from Africa
Uniquely beautiful with an elegant-yet-natural violet to mauve color. The wood is very fine grained which makes it fantastic with a simple clear finish. Harder and denser than most woods, but it'll reward you with unsurpassed beauty in your project.
Light red or violet with fairly evenly spaced purple stripes
A large tree reaching over 100 feet in height and trunk diameter of 36" and clear for up to 60 feet.
Akume, Bingbinga, Bubinga, Essingang, Kevazingo, Ovang, Waka
Furniture, turning, decorative items, veneer, high end furniture and millwork, musical instruments, flooring, cutting boards, guitars, musical instruments
Lumber 101: What to Know About Hardwood Lumber
You will cut and/or glue to create the sizes you need
We buy rough sawn lumber and have it surfaced 2 sides (S2S) so you're ready to work
We stock kiln dried lumber and store it in a protected warehouse
Unless stated otherwise, we stock Select & Better graded lumber that's at least 83% clear one side
- Pick a wood you like
- Decide how much you need
- Give us your specs (if you have any)
It's a fraction that refers to rough (RGH) sawn thickness of lumber, and it tells you approximately how many quarters of an inch make up the thickness.
Surfaced lumber is thinner because it started out as rough sawn but it's been planed smooth. Planing removes thickness.
|Rough Sawn (RGH)||Surfaced (S2S)|
Unless otherwise specified, our lumber is "Surfaced 2 Sides" or S2S for short.
Check out our blog for the full explanation.Lumber Compared
Various lumber thickness as compared to one another
If you can cut your own pieces to size, here's how we can help:
- Enter requirements into the order form where it says, "Minimum Size Request"
- Tell us what you want to acheive or make
- You will receive wood that can yeild what you need. (You will create the final size)
- We may need to contact you for clarification
You will cut and/or join your material to create the finished sizes you need. We'll pick out wood that will give you enough to do that. For this reason, the final amount of footage you receive in your order will be slightly different, and your final billed charge will be different.
If you want to only buy pieces of an exact size, that will be sold differently. Please contact us for a custom quote.
Hardwood grades explained
Customer Ratings & Reviews
Woodworkers Source Responds
Usually we can accommodate a request for 12" widths, especially in bubinga. All you have to do is let us know. We're happy to make a swap of the boards you got, we'll cover the shipping. firstname.lastname@example.org
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