We have concentrated on the frequently requested balsa sheet and strip lines on the web. All of our shops stock a wider range of balsa including dowel and shaped sections, sold as single lengths.

 Full length sheets/strips are despatched by courier.
We can cut the sheets in half to reduce the length for Royal Mail delivery on request.

 Maximum length of each section is 600mm (approx 24in). Please add a note in the instructions box on the checkout screen, we will adjust the postage rates on your order.
Humbrol is a name synonamous with British chemical manufacturing. Their balsa cement is a fast setting lightweight adhesive suitable for building free-flight model aircraft. As well as being great for balsa wood, this cement is also an inexpensive, good, general purpose quick drying glue for paper, card and wood.
£3.99
Website: 9+
Available from shops: Bristol: 9+, Cardiff: 6, Coventry: 4, Gloucester: 9, Plymouth: 1, Stroud: 9+
(Product Ref #2896)
Crystal clear, fast drying adhesive. Ideal for model building, handicraft and for general use in the home. Equally suitable for sealing and reinforcing of surfaces of various materials
£3.99
Available from shops: Bristol: 9+, Cardiff: 9+, Gloucester: 5, Stroud: 4
(Product Ref #9473)
£7.95
Available from shops: Bristol: 2, Coventry: 1, Gloucester: 2
(Product Ref #1583)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£7.75
Website: 2
(Product Ref #83914)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£6.50
Pre-Order (Website:0)
(Product Ref #83881)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£9.00
Website: 3
(Product Ref #83915)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£11.50
Website: 3
(Product Ref #83918)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Supplied as single sheets

£4.25
Website: 9+
Available from shops: Bristol: 9+, Coventry: 3, Gloucester: 9, Plymouth: 5, Stroud: 6
(Product Ref #77983)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Supplied as single sheets
£2.25
Website: 2
Available from shops: Bristol: 9+, Coventry: 9+, Gloucester: 9+, Plymouth: 7, Stroud: 5
(Product Ref #4524)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Balsa sheets 5mm x 155mm x 915mm, approx. 3/16in x 6in x 36in.
Please note that 6in width sheets may be laminated.
Supplied as single sheets

Full length sheets are despatched by courier, we can cut the sheets in half to reduce the length for Royal Mail delivery on request.

£5.25
Available from shops: Bristol: 4, Gloucester: 8, Plymouth: 6, Stroud: 3
(Product Ref #92245)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Supplied as single sheets
£2.50
Available from shops: Bristol: 5, Coventry: 5, Gloucester: 9+, Plymouth: 1, Stroud: 5
(Product Ref #4527)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Supplied as single sheets
£3.50
Website: 9+
Available from shops: Bristol: 9+, Coventry: 5, Gloucester: 6, Stroud: 4
(Product Ref #4528)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Supplied as single sheets

£6.25
Website: 3
Available from shops: Gloucester: 4, Plymouth: 8
(Product Ref #77984)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Supplied as single sheets
£3.25
Website: 4
Available from shops: Bristol: 6, Cardiff: 5, Coventry: 1, Gloucester: 9+, Plymouth: 9, Stroud: 3
(Product Ref #4530)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Supplied as single sheets

£4.50
Website: 4
Available from shops: Bristol: 9, Cardiff: 3, Coventry: 3, Gloucester: 5, Plymouth: 4, Stroud: 7
(Product Ref #4531)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Supplied as single sheets
£4.00
Website: 4
Available from shops: Bristol: 4, Cardiff: 4, Coventry: 2, Gloucester: 3, Plymouth: 6
(Product Ref #4533)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Supplied as single sheets
£5.50
Website: 4
Available from shops: Cardiff: 8, Coventry: 1, Gloucester: 5, Plymouth: 1, Stroud: 8
(Product Ref #4534)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Supplied as single sheets

£6.00
Website: 1
Available from shops: Bristol: 9+, Coventry: 2, Plymouth: 1
(Product Ref #77988)
Balsa sheet measuring 19mm x 100mm, ¾in x 4in. Length 1 yard, 915mm

Supplied as single sheets
£8.00
Website: 1
Available from shops: Bristol: 1
(Product Ref #77990)

Pack of 5 balsa sheets 1.5mm x 100mm x 1220mm, approx. 1/16in x 4in x 48in.

Sheets despatched by courier as these exceed Royal Mail maximum length

£14.50
Website: 1
(Product Ref #51886)

Pack of 5 balsa sheets 2.5mm x 100mm x 1220mm, approx. 3/32in x 4in x 48in.

Full length sheets are despatched by courier, we can cut the sheets in half to reduce the length for Royal Mail delivery on request

£17.00
Pre-Order (Website:0)
(Product Ref #92202)

Pack of 5 balsa sheets 3mm x 100mm x 1220mm, approx. 1/8in x 4in x 48in.

Sheets despatched by courier as these exceed Royal Mail maximum length

£19.00
Website: 2
(Product Ref #92199)

Balsa sheet 6mm x 100mm x 1220mm, approx. 0.25in x 4in x 48in.

Sheets despatched by courier as these exceed Royal Mail maximum length

£5.50
Available from shops: Gloucester: 5
(Product Ref #92197)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£3.50
Website: 2
(Product Ref #41987)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£3.75
Website: 1
(Product Ref #92646)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£4.00
Available from shops: Gloucester: 9+
(Product Ref #41986)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£4.25
Website: 1
(Product Ref #92647)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£5.00
Website: 1
(Product Ref #92648)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£1.85
Website: 3
Available from shops: Stroud: 4
(Product Ref #41988)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£2.50
Website: 1
(Product Ref #41985)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£2.50
Website: 1
Available from shops: Bristol: 9+
(Product Ref #41936)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£3.50
Website: 1
(Product Ref #92663)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£3.50
Website: 2
(Product Ref #92664)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£5.25
Website: 1
Available from shops: Bristol: 9+
(Product Ref #77995)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£2.75
Website: 4
Available from shops: Bristol: 6
(Product Ref #41935)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£4.25
Website: 2
(Product Ref #92666)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£6.75
Website: 1
(Product Ref #92667)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£4.50
Website: 4
Available from shops: Bristol: 1
(Product Ref #41979)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£6.00
Website: 1
(Product Ref #92668)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£8.75
Website: 5
(Product Ref #41963)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£1.25
Website: 9+
Available from shops: Bristol: 4, Gloucester: 3, Plymouth: 8, Stroud: 3
(Product Ref #4557)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£2.25
Website: 2
Available from shops: Bristol: 3, Gloucester: 7, Stroud: 2
(Product Ref #4558)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

£2.50
Website: 2
Available from shops: Gloucester: 6
(Product Ref #4559)

25mm / 1 inch square block of balsa wood, 36in long. Ideal for carving.

£4.00
Available from shops: Gloucester: 1
(Product Ref #4604)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Metric dimensions are 4.8mm Diameter x 914mm

£0.75
Website: 9+
Available from shops: Bristol: 4, Cardiff: 9+, Coventry: 9, Gloucester: 9+, Plymouth: 5, Stroud: 3
(Product Ref #4596)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Metric�dimensions are�6.4mm Diameter�x 914mm

£1.00
Website: 9+
Available from shops: Bristol: 1, Cardiff: 3, Coventry: 1, Gloucester: 9+, Plymouth: 1, Stroud: 5
(Product Ref #4597)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Metric dimensions are 7.9mm Diameter x 914mm

£1.25
Website: 9+
Available from shops: Bristol: 9+, Gloucester: 5, Plymouth: 3, Stroud: 4
(Product Ref #4598)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Metric dimensions are 9.5mm Diameter x 914mm

£1.50
Website: 9+
Available from shops: Bristol: 7, Cardiff: 7, Coventry: 1, Gloucester: 9+, Plymouth: 7, Stroud: 2
(Product Ref #4599)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Metric dimensions are 12.7mm Diameter x 914mm

£2.00
Website: 2
Available from shops: Bristol: 3, Cardiff: 4, Coventry: 2, Gloucester: 4, Plymouth: 9+, Stroud: 1
(Product Ref #4600)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Metric dimensions are 16mm Diameter x 914mm

£2.75
Website: 1
Available from shops: Bristol: 8, Coventry: 2, Gloucester: 4
(Product Ref #4601)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Metric dimensions are 19mm Diameter x 914mm (measured diameters are about 20mm)

£4.00
Website: 9+
Available from shops: Bristol: 5, Coventry: 9+, Gloucester: 6, Plymouth: 9+
(Product Ref #4602)
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available.

Metric dimensions are 25.4mm Diameter x 914mm

£6.00
Website: 3
Available from shops: Bristol: 8, Coventry: 4, Gloucester: 3, Stroud: 2
(Product Ref #4603)
Available From Branches
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available. Leading edge is profiled to create��the front of an aircraft wing, and as such is only semi-symetrical.

Metric�dimensions are�6.4mm�x 914mm

£1.25
Website: 4
Available from shops: Bristol: 1, Cardiff: 6, Gloucester: 9+, Stroud: 5
(Product Ref #4560)
Available From Branches
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available. Leading edge is profiled to create��the front of an aircraft wing, and as such is only semi-symetrical.

Metric�dimensions are�9.5mm�x 914mm

£1.75
Available from shops: Bristol: 1, Cardiff: 7, Gloucester: 7, Stroud: 4
(Product Ref #4561)
Available From Branches
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available. Leading edge is profiled to create��the front of an aircraft wing, and as such is only semi-symetrical.

Metric�dimensions are�12.7mm�x 914mm

£2.75
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Available from shops: Bristol: 1, Gloucester: 5, Stroud: 6
(Product Ref #4562)
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Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available. Leading edge is profiled to create�the front of an aircraft wing, and as such is only semi-symetrical.

Metric�dimensions are�19mm�x 914mm

£3.75
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Available from shops: Gloucester: 6, Stroud: 2
(Product Ref #4563)
Available From Branches
Balsa wood is very soft and light with a coarse open grain, offering an excellent balance of strength and lightness. The density of dry balsa wood is about one third the density of other hard woods. Balsa wood is used to make very light, stiff structures in architectural modelling projects and for the construction of lightweight model aircraft. It is also a very popular material to use when making wooden floats for fishing, as it is low density but high in strength. Despite being very soft, balsa is classified as a hardwood and is the softest commercial hardwood available. Leading edge is profiled to create the front of an aircraft wing, and as such is only semi-symetrical.

Metric dimensions are 25.4mm x 914mm

£5.25
Website: 4
Available from shops: Bristol: 4, Gloucester: 4, Stroud: 2
(Product Ref #4564)
Available From Branches
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