Termitic Table of Wood
Termitic Table of Wood (excerpts showing relative order)
  1. Balsa1
  2. boaterm composite block2
  3. Fir
  4. Pine
  5. Mahogany
  6. Oak
  7. Teak
  8. Ebony
Analogous to the Galvanic Series, this list shows that termites prefer certain woods (1).
This list allowed us to formulate the sacrificial wood protection system.


  1. Although balsa would appear to be the ideal sacrificial wood, the sheer volume required renders it useless.
  2. The patented composite structure of the boaterm block results in a combination of taste, texture, and density which places it at the pinnacle of utility as a sacrificial termite block.