Tranoco Inc. produces drum stick blanks which are being used to manufacture drumsticks throughout the world. According to Charles Travis, president of Tranoco, Inc., "People worldwide, in good times and in bad, are apparently beating drums now more than ever".
Tranoco discovered the that the high quality Native Appalachian Hickory wood & Hard Maple wood that was being used to manufacture textile machine parts would provide a beneficial product which is being used in making musical drumsticks. Appalachian hickory wood proves to have the flexibility that is required for good drumsticks-- is commonly accepted as the strongest natural material for this purpose..
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