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What are the Mechanical Properties of Bamboo?

What are the Mechanical Properties of Bamboo?

Stéphane Schröder 15/11/2016 0
What are the mechanical properties of bamboo? It is probably one of the most frequently asked questions among European or American architects, engineers and builders. Such information is easily found and available for wood, steel, concrete or even engineered bamboo products such as flooring and paneling, but this is not the case for bamboo poles. W...
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How is Bamboo Lumber Made?

How is Bamboo Lumber Made?

Stéphane Schröder 12/09/2016 0
Bamboo is a renewable resource that has become one of the most important alternatives to tropical hardwoods in recent years. Upon seeing bamboo flooring, kitchen cabinets or cutting boards you might wonder how round hollow bamboo stems are processed into solid bamboo lumber?It is important to note that engineered bamboo can be divided into two ma...
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Amazing Facts about Bamboo

Amazing Facts about Bamboo

Stéphane Schröder 28/04/2016 0
The popularity of bamboo is increasing year after year and many incredible stories are told about this plant. But is it all true what they say about bamboo? Does it really grow 1 meter a day? Does bamboo originate from China? On this page you'll discover all the real facts about bamboo!1. What is the Origin of the Word "Bamboo"?The origin of th...
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1000 Products Made from Bamboo

1000 Products Made from Bamboo

Stéphane Schröder 26/04/2016 0
What products can be made from bamboo? Clients frequently ask us about the different uses of bamboo, but the better question would be: What cannot be made from bamboo? Or as the ancient Asian saying goes: "A man is born in a bamboo cradle and goes away in a bamboo coffin. Everything in between is possible with bamboo!"It's true though, from edi...
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General Properties of Bamboo and Maintenance Tips

General Properties of Bamboo and Maintenance Tips

Stéphane Schröder 29/03/2016 0
Bamboo is often described as very durable, however, this is primarily in reference to the sustainable growth of the bamboo plant, and not so much about the durability of the bamboo stems.Proper use, treatment, maintenance and care can ensure excellent durability because there exist bamboo structures of more than 200 years old, but it is important...
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