Originally Posted by 86Scotty
I think the $3500 one will be gone really fast if it's not already. You can't find a wooden shift knob like that just anywhere.
Not even if you wanted to have your Cub-Scout 8-year-old nephew carve one for you.
(And that's not even getting into the near-impossibility of securing some of that lustrous wood to work with.....anyone try to locate a block of top-grade, sustainably-sourced premium pine-tree recently? (Apart from the stacks of 99-cent 2x4's in Lowe's?))
Nope, it's sad. Craftsmanship like this doesn't exist anymore.
They just don't make 'em like they used to.