Gotta say with the selection of stabilized exotic woods available now, they really make a classy touch to a custom rod. I would gladly pass up the little more weight to get that warm natural look when ever possible.
Some exotic woods are not even that dense and heavy.
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Originally Posted by Diver Dan
Tha Buckeye burl is some pretty stuff. I have used stabilized Buckeye burl quite a bit. The hardware on that seat looks really nice to.
Love that set up. The bronzed hardware looks killer.