Questions tagged [breaking-boards]

Demonstration of power by breaking targets such as wooden boards, bricks, or blocks

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Designs for a Board Breaker / Board Holder?

Does anyone have designs to build your own DIY board breaker/board holder for power breaking?
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Amount of force to do X

I've often heard in various martial arts circles a lot of claims regarding: The amount of force/pressure required to break a knee/ribcage/etc (e.g., the statement that a board is roughly equivalent ...
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Value in Breaking Boards?

For a long time we would include board breaks as part of our belt tests as a demonstration, but in recent years have been moving increasingly away from doing them. While it can make for an impressive ...
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