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MIP #1 - Ash Tree
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Ashtree is a hardwood, typically used for making bows, tool handles, baseball bats and other uses demanding high strength and resilience.

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MIP #2 - Flamed Pear
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Pear wood is one of the preferred materials in the manufacture of high-quality woodwind instruments and furniture.

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MIP #3 - European Maple
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European Maple is the wood of choice for bowling pins, bowling alley lanes, it is also commonly used in archery due to its stiffness and strength.

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MIP #4 - European Yew
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European Yew is extremely flexible, yet strong, making it ideally suited for use in archery bows. In fact, Yew was the wood of choice for English longbows in medieval warfare.

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MIP #5 - Wild Pear
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Wild Pear is often used for tool handles and fishing rods. Native Americans used it for arrow shafts.

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MIP #6 - Satinwood
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Satinwood has a fine texture and a slight pleasant fragrance when cut. It is traditionally used in decorative veneer and inlay work.

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MIP #7 - Service Tree
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The Service Tree is native to Europe, its fruits are used as a component of a cider-like drink. The long-lived tree is known to get 400 years and older and its wood is characterised by its beautiful tones.

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MIP #8 - Fiddleback Ash
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Fiddleback Ash is often used as material for electric guitar bodies and, less commonly, for acoustic guitar bodies, known for its bright, cutting tone and sustaining quality.

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MIP #9 - European Cherry
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European Cherry trees produce one of the most desirable woods. Cherry wood has traditionally been used in the manufacture of fine furniture. It is a reddish brown hard wood with a very fine texture.

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MIP #10 - Almond Pear
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Almond Pear is a hardwood. As opposed to regular more fleshy pink colored pear wood, it has contrasting heart wood throughout.

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