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Old 07-08-2008, 06:22 PM
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Default bubinga vs. oak vs. maple vs. birch

what are the main differences between these woods?

which one would be closest to beechwood, if any?
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Old 07-08-2008, 07:01 PM
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Default Re: bubinga vs. oak vs. maple vs. birch

Beech is lighter and dryer than maple, sonically between maple and birch.
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Old 07-15-2008, 08:42 PM
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Default Re: bubinga vs. oak vs. maple vs. birch

I have both a birch kit and a bubinga kit. The birch kit is a bit brighter and louder. Great tone. The bubinga is very warm. I have an oak snare (Yamaha) that is very loud (maybe because it's a 7x14) but still warm.
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