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Old 03-29-2012, 07:25 PM
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Originally Posted by akakko View Post
Hi,

Really nice drums, here! I got my self a nice shell too for a freefloater. This is the hardest wood there is, its got many names but maybe Ipe is the one to use.

I put a wax on it and rubbed with some 'metal fiber' dont know how to call it in english. Polish is not too shiny.

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Mindblowing. Beautiful grain, very tight. It reminds me of my ironwood set, which is nearly as hard as ipe. Extremely hard woods have fine, tiny, tight grains.
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