What is a board foot?

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    A board foot is equal to 144 cubic inches of wood. Board feet is a measurement of lumber volume.

    You can calculate it by using the formula:

     (Thickness x Width x Length)/144 = board feet

    or by using this online calculator: http://extension.missouri.edu/scripts/explore/g05506.asp

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    A board foot is a specific unit of measure for the volume of lumber. To be precise, one board foot is equal to 144 cubic inches of wood, which is the volume of a board that is one foot long, one foot wide, and one inch thick. It has three commonly used abbreviations: FBM, BDTF, or BF. 

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