IPE Bo Staff


IPE Bo Staff
Round 5′-6′
Approx: 3+ lbs @ 6′
Made in USA



Our Brazilian Walnut IPE Hardwood Bo Staff is a great choice for any martial artist that wants a handmade quality hardwood staff.  These Long (Bo) staffs are made in America from Brazilian Walnut.  Each staff is custom created to your specific length.  Hand sanded and oiled.  Each staff has the additional option to add a custom symbol and or a name which are laser engraved.

Staff Stats:

Length: from 5 foot to 6 foot
Diameter:  Approx 31 mm after sanding.
Weight: approx 3+ lbs @ 6 foot

Wood Data: Ipe, Brazilian Walnut

Common Name(s): Ipe, Brazilian Walnut, Lapacho
Scientific Name: Handroanthus spp. (formerly placed in the Tabebuia genus)
Distribution: Tropical Americas (Central and South America); also farmed commercially
Tree Size: 100-130 ft (30-40 m) tall, 2-4 ft (.6-1.2 m) trunk diameter
Average Dried Weight: 69 lbs/ft3 (1,100 kg/m3)
Specific Gravity (Basic, 12% MC): .91, 1.10
Janka Hardness: 3,510 lbf (15,620 N)
Modulus of Rupture: 25,660 lbf/in2 (177.0 MPa)
Elastic Modulus: 3,200,000 lbf/in2 (22.07 GPa)
Crushing Strength: 13,600 lbf/in2 (93.8 MPa)
Shrinkage: Radial: 5.9%, Tangential: 7.2%, Volumetric: 12.4%, T/R Ratio: 1.2

 (棒: ぼう), joong bong (Korean), bang (Chinese), or kun (Okinawan) is a piece of wood of varying lengths staff weapon used in Okinawa.  are typically around 1.8 m (71 in) and used in Okinawan martial arts, while being adopted into Japanese arts such particular bōjutsu. Other staff-related weapons are the , which is 1.2 m (47 in) long, and the hanbō (half , known as tahn bong in Korea), which is 90 cm (35 in) long.

For more information about our IPE Hardwood Bo Staff and us check about us  Also check out the history of nunchaku to get more information about it’s role is martial arts as well as how to care for your Staff.  Always check your local laws in regards to using your staff and their use as well as our terms and conditions.

If an item becomes “Back ordered“: Since we make all our staff by hand and made to order.  This normally adds from 2-5 days to the time before an item can ship out.  For more information about shipping please see our shipping page for details.  If you need an item for a special event please feel free to use our contact page to get an estimate on shipping time.

Additional information

Weight 48 oz
Dimensions 72 × 1.125 × 1.125 in
Bo Staff Length

5 Foot, 5 foot 1 inch, 5 foot 10 inches, 5 foot 11 inches, 5 foot 2 inch, 5 foot 3 inch, 5 foot 4 inch, 5 foot 5 inch, 5 foot 6 inches, 5 foot 7 inches, 5 foot 8 inches, 5 foot 9 inches, 6 foot