Board-Foot Calculator


Metres Feet


Board feet


ft2 covered by wide face

m2 covered by wide face

m3 per thousand board feet

Dimensions (Thickness x Width)

1"x2" (19x38mm)
1"x4" (19x89mm)
1"x6" (19x140mm)
1"x8" (19x184mm)
1"x10" (19x235mm)
1"x12" (19x286mm)
2"x2" (38x38mm)
2"x4" (38x89mm)
2"x6" (38x140mm)
2"x8" (38x184mm)
2"x10" (38x235mm)
2"x12" (38x286mm)
4"x4" (89x89mm)
4"x6" (89x140mm)
4"x8" (89x184mm)
4"x10" (89x235mm)
4"x12" (89x286mm)

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The Canadian Wood Councils Board Foot Calculator has been developed for information purposes only. Although all possible efforts have been made to ensure that the information on this tool is accurate, the CWC cannot under any circumstances guarantee the completeness, accuracy or exactness of the information. Reference should always be made to the appropriate Building Code and/or Standard. This tool should not be relied upon as a substitute for legal or design advice, and the user is responsible for how the tool is used or applied.