20mm solid alder - light brown with a yellow or reddish tinge, straight-grained with a uniform texture wood. Looks darker than maple or birch. Lightweight, strong. Softer, and less expensive than many hardwoods.
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From 0.5in to 0.75 inch bamboo. The material is made from a grass known as giant bamboo Moso, it has a superior durability, surpassing oak and maple. Does not warp or shrinks. The grain looks like a unique thin lined pattern.
20mm Birch is a straight-grained wood with a fine and even texture, soft, with more complicated grain patterns than maple, and hides scratches better than maple. Easy to stain and the stain penetrates more evenly. Least expensive among hardwood.