I use whatever is on hand. What I keep on hand is whatever I can get from my firewood guy. Right now I have a bunch of oak (probably live oak) and hickory.
My son's co-worker also does tree work on the side... he brought me a big pile of Florida maple. (It still needs to dry a bit though.)
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