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These bamboo wind chimes are hand
carved Our bamboo products offer beauty, strength and stability while displaying
all of the eco-friendly benefits of a sustainable resource. As the fastest
growing plant on Earth, bamboo plays an important role in the reduction of
timber consumption, promoting environmental preservation and forest protection
throughout the world. The production of bamboo serves as a means to alleviate
poverty in rural economies and to provide a useable resource for eco-friendly
Bamboo is a grass and will grow in a large part of the globe
so you may be fortunate enough to have a stand of this marvelous plant nearby.
If you would like to dry and work with your own green bamboo, then this next
section is for you.
If you already have a supply of bamboo that is ready to turn
into chimes, scroll down to the tools section and go on from there.
Freshly cut bamboo has its own problems if left untreated, such as attacks
by powder post beetles whose larvae burrow into the tissue and leave behind
a fine powder. A pile of shredded, powdery bamboo is only fit for the fire.
Fungus will decay the bamboo or leave it stained with gray, black, blue or
brown discoloration. Bleaching will help, but the correct drying and storing
will help to prevent these problems.