Because of its extreme hardness and durability, hickory was used for early machine parts. Before iron became prevalent, it was the ultimate wood of choice for quality barrel hoops. Because of its physical properties it is used for shovel, pick and axe handles as well gym apparatus. Also, the best baseball bats are made from this wood.
Aged Woods – Hickory FlooringDan Kemper2015-11-05T22:15:13-05:00