Custom Length Staffs
Custom length staffs are available in various lengths and diameters. Below, you'll see that they are divided into three categories of quality grades. Check out this link to see the differences: wood grade selections. Also, check out this link on technical specifications and also choosing a jo.
As far as the grades are concerned, all are good for everyday use however, as you've undoubtedly noticed, there are differences in wood, even in the same species.
Grade L5 is our most economical. It's a bit lighter in weight than the others.
Grade L7 is our top quality wood. It's more dense than L5.
Grade L7hc is the same as L7 in quality however, grade L7hc refers to our "all hand cut" procedure whereby the staff is made without sandpaper. It's cut entirely by hand without the use of abrasives.