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Old 07-10-2000, 04:38 PM   #15
karl grignon
Dojo: ronin
Location: montreal
Join Date: Jul 2000
Posts: 2
wood for weapons

I also got interested in making my personnal bokken.I first sarted with purpleheart ,very easy to work,get a beautiful finish and just shows impact marks.Also tried osage orange,very hard to work,hard to find a nice piece,beautiful finish.My personnal favorite is cocobolo easy to work ,come in nice strait piece beautiful finish.I know bad english ,but i'm french.
Good luck
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