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Hickories: Synonymous with Strength

By Jo-Ann Kaiser Posted: 02/12/1996 12:00AM

Hickory provides the right combination of properties - strength, hardness, very high shock resistance and relatively light weight - that make it a perfect choice for sporting goods like baseball bats, golf club shafts, skis, longbow backs, heavy sea fishing rods and lacrosse sticks.


Red Alder

By Jo-Ann Kaiser Posted: $util.date("MM/dd/yyyy h:mma",$article.startDate, "America/Chicago")

Red alder’s appeal goes beyond the Pacific Northwest.


European Beech

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Pacific Coast Maple

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Anigre

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Though blond and beautiful, it also can take on the colors of red and dark brown.



Hemlock

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Southern Cypress

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Southern cypress is the quintessential swamp beauty.


Meranti

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