Bamboo (Carbonized) is 94% as hard as Red Oak (1180 on the Janka scale vs. 1260 for Red Oak). Janka values vary widely between various manufacturers & between horizontal & vertical construction.
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Bamboo (Carbonized) is very durable, has a very straight grain, and is smooth in texture.
Bamboo (Carbonized) demonstrates an average level of stability, similar to Red Oak.
- Safety/Allergic Reactions
No information available at this time
- Color Change (photo-sensitivity)
Bamboo (Carbonized) changes color due to the heating process, becoming a darker shade of brown.
- Color Range
Bamboo (Carbonized) has a deep brownish-yellow color.
- Other Characteristics
Bamboo describes a whole variety of species which each have their own slight differences.