Symbol for one thousand (not one million) board feet of lumber. One MBF equals 83.33 cubic feet or 2.36 cubic meters. See also MCF.

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  • You should always make sure that you have a lot of space available to store it if you are going to order MBF.

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  • The construction team had incorrectly accounted for one million board feet of lumber for the downtown project , but the MBF symbol in their records clearly indicated one thousand board feet instead.

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  • We had used the cargo ship to transport our goods because the MBF was so high it was the best way to ship.

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