Russian olive burl guy
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- Billings, MT
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Incredibly informative article! Figures the government would have done a study on this! Thanks for digging this reference up! ChuckTake a look at this list, if it doesn't hold up for you.
Up here, Bitternut not used as much as Shag & Shellbark for long handles. Not sure about short handles...Every axe handle I ever saw made of wood was Pignut Hickory.
I think fiberglass is the best thing these days.
Sycamore is prone to dropping limbs for no reason & without any warning.