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RevBambooBen
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Joined: Nov 12, 2002
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From: Huntikington Beach
Posted: 2010-01-31 8:11 pm   Permalink

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On 2010-01-31 08:12, whiskeyblood wrote:
I am very interested in this thread- i know it's rather old but I really thought there would be more suggestions. If anyone has more to offer please hit me up. I can cut bamboo by the truck loads but I have no experience drying, finishing and sealing the stuff properly....Help.



china???
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whiskeyblood
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Joined: Jan 23, 2010
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From: Canton, GA
Posted: 2010-01-31 9:33 pm   Permalink

Not China! lol I am in Georgia just north of Atlanta. There are tons of people that planted it but it but have let it get out of control with the spreading it does- many will just let you cut what you want.

 
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pdrake
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Joined: Jan 13, 2006
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From: las vegas
Posted: 2010-01-31 9:37 pm   Permalink

not a bad idea to put a fire retardant on it if you use it inside.

 
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skootiki
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Joined: Oct 04, 2009
Posts: 457
From: fallbrook,ca
Posted: 2011-01-29 9:19 pm   Permalink


a friend of mine has some bamboo growing in his yard. he gave me some that he cut down.

I would like to use it in my TiKi bar but don't know anything about drying or sealing it.
the bamboo is 2 to 4 inches in diameter, 9 to 15 feet in length, ranging in color from green to brown.

any suggestions would be appreciated.
Thanks.


 
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MaukaHale
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Joined: May 07, 2012
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From: The base of the Volcano
Posted: 2013-10-15 8:31 pm   Permalink

Has anyone ever used this product?

http://www.calibamboo.com/bamboo-sealer-and-protectant.html

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