Sapele Hardwood Bo Staff


Sapele Bo Staff
Round 5′-6′
Approx: 2+ lbs
Made in USA



Our Sapele Hardwood Bo Staff is a great choice for any martial artist that wants a handmade quality hardwood staff.  These short (Bo) staffs are made in America from Sapele.  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 2+ lbs

Sapele Hardwood:

Common Name(s): Sapele, Sapelli, Sapeli
Scientific Name: Entandrophragma cylindricum
Distribution: Tropical Africa
Tree Size: 100-150 ft (30-45 m) tall, 3-5 ft (1-1.5 m) trunk diameter
Average Dried Weight: 42 lbs/ft3 (670 kg/m3)
Specific Gravity (Basic, 12% MC): .50, .67
Janka Hardness: 1,410 lbf (6,280 N)
Modulus of Rupture: 15,930 lbf/in2 (109.9 MPa)
Elastic Modulus: 1,746,000 lbf/in2 (12.04 GPa)
Crushing Strength: 8,750 lbf/in2 (60.4 MPa)
Shrinkage: Radial: 4.8%, Tangential: 7.2%, Volumetric: 12.8%, T/R Ratio: 1.5

 (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 Sapele 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 36 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

Sapele Hardwood Bo Staff