Hickory wood is very hard, stiff, dense and shock resistant. There are woods that are stronger than hickory and woods that are harder, but the combination of strength, toughness, hardness , resilient and stiffness found in hickory wood is not found in any other commercial wood . It is used for wood tools and drumsticks . American white hickory is the final best hardwood tree suitable for producing drumsticks .

Habr wood is popular for its dynamic, agile response and better control of the drumsticks. White color and perfect velvet feel . When playing the cymbals can emphasize mainly low and high tones, while giving a distinctive ringing sound. It is characterized by considerable homogeneity of wood, strength, relatively good rigidity, less dynamic absorbs shocks. Habr wood is lighter by 8 -10% than hickory

R stick  uses only un-endangered wood in the manufacturing of its chops . Our hardwoods is carefully controlled, with replenishment of the forest as one of our top concerns. Prior to becoming drumsticks, the wood goes through a multitude of selection and pre-finishing processes.

Drumsticks Wood

For produce chops R stick company use american hickory wood and habr wood .

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