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    Default Brown specks on ebony butt

    Got a new Maximus Immortal cue today from Greenbaize. The ebony butt seems to have a few little brown specks though? I'm not concerned about the aesthetics of it if that is normal, but I was under the impression that ebony should be uniformly black? I know Maximus are incredibly reputable cuemakers,

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    Jet black ebony is getting harder to find apparently, it is quite normal to have some flecks of brown in it

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    I would be more concerned if it didn't have some brown in it.

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    Colour it in with a sharpee

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    I can assure you it's normal to see some specks of colour in an Ebony butt or at least some wood grain if you look hard enough. If you can't then i'd

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    I was told that only about 10% of ebony is jet black and I'd probably question that.

    Some oils make the wood darker which helps but when

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