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Old 07-02-2005, 12:05 AM   #1
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Always wanted a piece of wood like real roots, not a single brunch that most of strore sell.Question is there a way of using any wood other mopany or bogwood.There is so many "dead ands" foating around bay with beutiful roots.tnx
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Old 07-05-2005, 08:16 PM   #2
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yes, you can use other woods softer woods dont last as long but imo it is more than long enough for most of us. Soak them in a 20;1 bleach dip or boil it for 30 min to kill any nastys and soak till it sinks/stops leaching tannins.
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