Castello Boxwood Turning Squares

Calycophyllum multiflorum

Castello Boxwood, though not a true Buxus species, still has a very fine texture and a lovely light canary yellow color. This is truly a dream wood to mill.It is an excellent turnery wood, capable of very fine detail. Also very popular for making scale timbers and other parts for model ships. Air-dried.

Item Number: W37673

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$27.60
A 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 14 1/8"
$32.45
B 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 x 15 1/16"
$40.15
C 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 x 18 5/8"
$50.40
D 2 7/8 x 2 7/8 x 19 1/2"

Castello Boxwood Turning Squares

Calycophyllum multiflorum

Castello Boxwood, though not a true Buxus species, still has a very fine texture and a lovely light canary yellow color. This is truly a dream wood to mill.It is an excellent turnery wood, capable of very fine detail. Also very popular for making scale timbers and other parts for model ships. Air-dried.

Item Number: W37672

$16.60
A 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 x 7 11/16"
$18.60
B 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 x 8 5/8"
$21.55
C 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 x 10"
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$21.50
D 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 11"
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$22.60
E 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 11 9/16"
$25.85
F 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 x 12"
$23.45
G 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 12"
$23.45
H 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 12"

Castello Boxwood

Calycophyllum multiflorum

Castello Boxwood, though not a true Buxus species, still has a very fine texture and a lovely light canary yellow color. This is truly a dream wood to mill.It is an excellent turnery wood, capable of very fine detail. Also very popular for making scale timbers and other parts for model ships. Air-dried.

Item Number: W37671

$24.90
A 1 1/2 x 2 7/16 x 21 3/4"
$31.25
B 2 1/8 x 2 1/8 x 22 1/8"
$33.85
C 1 15/16 x 2 1/4 x 24 13/16"
$63.55
D 2 7/16 x 3 1/8 x 26 11/16"
$79.95
E 2 9/16 x 3 5/16 x 30 1/8"

African Padouk

Pterocarpus soyauxii

This brick-red colored West African hardwood was once one of the more common imported hardwoods but has become increasingly scarce in the last couple of years. It is easy to work, takes a nice polish and is dimensionally stable. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: W37670

$40.15
A 2 1/4 x 3 7/8 x 30 1/8"
$47.65
B 2 3/8 x 4 1/4 x 30 7/8"

Bird's-eye Maple

Acer saccharum

The heartwood is white or cream to light brown or reddish brown. Figured somewhat like that of burl with many small eyes separate from each other. Hard and heavy, 45 lbs/cu ft. Easy to work and takes a smooth polish. U.S.A.

Item Number: W37669

$26.95
A 13/16 x 4 11/16 x 25 7/16"
$36.65
B 15/16 x 4 15/16 x 28 1/2"
$28.40
C 13/16 x 4 3/16 x 30"

Mexican Bocote Turning Squares

Cordia elaeagnoides

Bocote is an oily wood with a yellowish to dark brown color accented with irregular black stripes and streaks. It has a spicy smell and is hard, heavy and strong. It is easy to work and takes a very nice polish. This beautiful wood is seldom seen in woodworker's shops.

Item Number: W37668

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$8.80
A 1 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 14 7/8"
$10.35
B 1 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 17 1/2"
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$11.70
C 1 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 19 3/4"
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$14.00
D 1 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 23 11/16"
$14.00
E 1 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 23 11/16"

Sitka Spruce Instrument Billets

Picea sitchensis

A conifer species native to the Pacific Coast of the U.S.A. It became well known during World War II because of its use in airplane construction. Widely used for sounding boards and tonewoods in the manufacture of musical instruments.

Item Number: IW33813

$80.15
A 2 13/16 x 8 3/4 x 15 5/8"
$152.85
B 2 7/8 x 10 11/16 x 23 7/8"

Bird's-eye Maple Guitar Neck Blanks

Acer saccharum

The heartwood is white or cream to light brown or reddish brown. Figured somewhat like that of burl with many small eyes separate from each other. Hard and heavy, 45 lbs/cu ft. Easy to work and takes a smooth polish. U.S.A.

Item Number: IW33812

$45.00
A 7/8 x 4 1/16 x 30 1/16"
$50.00
B 15/16 x 4 9/16 x 30 1/8"

Figured Shedua Guitar Neck Blanks

Guibourtia sp.

Also called Ovangkol and Amazakoue. This wood is increasingly becoming popular as an acoustic guitar wood. The color varies from a rich, golden brown to a lustrous grayish brown usually with a black stripe.

Item Number: IW33811

$55.00
A 1 1/2 x 4 x 30 1/4"
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$65.00
B 2 x 4 x 30 1/8"

Figured Beefwood

Item Number: W37667

$27.00
A 5/8 x 5 1/4 x 33 13/16"
$29.30
B 5/8 x 5 5/16 x 36 1/4"
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$28.85
C 5/8 x 5 1/4 x 36 1/8"
$29.20
D 5/8 x 5 5/16 x 36 1/8"
$31.50
E 5/8 x 5 5/16 x 39"

Genuine Mahogany Instrument Billet

Swietenia macrophylla

Also called Acajou, Tropical American Mahogany, and Honduras Mahogany. This medium to large tree occurs throughout Central and South America. Related to Cuban Mahogany (Swietenia mahogani) and Pacific Coast Mahogany (Swietenia humilis). It produces one of the classic furniture and cabinetmaking woods. The heartwood varies from a light reddish-brown to a rich, dark red. Generally straight grained and exceptionally stable, it is easy to machine, hand plane, sand and finish. Occasional logs produce several figures, curly, quilted, and the rare plum pudding figure which looks like large drips running down the board. Used in fine furniture and joinery, boat building, and in the guitar industry for acoustic sets and necks.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: IW33810

$131.85
1 7/8 x 8 7/16 x 40"

Pomelle Bubinga

Guibourtia tessmannii

Called by some woodworkers African Rosewood, Bubinga is a deep, lustrous, brownish-red color with a fine, darker striping. This small blister figure is the rarest figure found in Bubinga.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: W37666

$70.75
A 7/8 x 7 1/4 x 40 1/8"
$78.00
B 15/16 x 7 7/16 x 40 1/4"

Brid's-eye Maple

Acer saccharum

The heartwood is white or cream to light brown or reddish brown. Figured somewhat like that of burl with many small eyes separate from each other. Hard and heavy, 45 lbs/cu ft. Easy to work and takes a smooth polish. U.S.A.

Item Number: W37665

$43.65
A 7/8 x 6 13/16 x 30 1/8"
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$51.40
B 7/8 x 6 11/16 x 36 1/8"
$39.55
C 13/16 x 5 9/16 x 36"
$52.45
D 7/8 x 6 13/16 x 36 3/16"
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$44.20
E 7/8 x 5 3/4 x 36 1/8"
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$49.45
F 13/16 x 5 11/16 x 44"

African Wenge Cane Blanks

Millettia laurentii

Most Wenge comes from the interior of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), and is floated to market on the Congo river. It is fairly hard and heavy with a medium to coarse texture. The heartwood is very dark brown with fine, nearly parallel black veining. Very rich looking when finished. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: W37664

$25.00
A 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 36 1/8"
$25.00
B 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 36 1/8"

African Wenge

Millettia laurentii

Most Wenge comes from the interior of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), and is floated to market on the Congo river. It is fairly hard and heavy with a medium to coarse texture. The heartwood is very dark brown with fine, nearly parallel black veining. Very rich looking when finished. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: W37663

$28.35
A 1 7/8 x 2 5/16 x 37 5/8"
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$111.75
B 1 7/8 x 9 7/16 x 36 3/8"

African Wenge

Millettia laurentii

Most Wenge comes from the interior of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), and is floated to market on the Congo river. It is fairly hard and heavy with a medium to coarse texture. The heartwood is very dark brown with fine, nearly parallel black veining. Very rich looking when finished. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: W37662

$20.60
A 2 x 4 x 14 13/16"
$20.90
B 1 15/16 x 3 15/16 x 15 3/4"
$12.25
C 1 13/16 x 2 1/4 x 17 1/4"
$16.50
D 1 7/8 x 2 7/8 x 17 5/8"
$16.65
E 1 7/8 x 2 9/16 x 19 15/16"

African Wenge

Millettia laurentii

Most Wenge comes from the interior of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), and is floated to market on the Congo river. It is fairly hard and heavy with a medium to coarse texture. The heartwood is very dark brown with fine, nearly parallel black veining. Very rich looking when finished. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: W37661

$23.15
A 1 7/8 x 3 9/16 x 19 15/16"
$23.70
B 2 x 3 1/4 x 21"
$25.45
C 1 15/16 x 3 1/8 x 24 3/16"
$35.60
D 1 15/16 x 4 5/8 x 22 7/8"
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$55.85
E 1 7/8 x 6 1/4 x 27 7/16"

Castello Boxwood

Calycophyllum multiflorum

Castello Boxwood, though not a true Buxus species, still has a very fine texture and a lovely light canary yellow color. This is truly a dream wood to mill.It is an excellent turnery wood, capable of very fine detail. Also very popular for making scale timbers and other parts for model ships. Air-dried.

C has a couple small inclusions. Price accordingly.

Item Number: W37660

$86.60
A 2 15/16 x 4 11/16 x 20 1/8"
$85.65
B 2 7/8 x 4 3/4 x 20 1/16"
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$85.30 $75.80
C 2 15/16 x 4 11/16 x 19 13/16"

African Wenge Guitar Peghead Veneer

Millettia laurentii

Most Wenge comes from the interior of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), and is floated to market on the Congo river. It is fairly hard and heavy with a medium to coarse texture. The heartwood is very dark brown with fine, nearly parallel black veining. Very rich looking when finished. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: IW33809

$10.00
A 3/16 x 4 x 8"
$10.00
B 3/16 x 4 x 8"
$10.00
C 3/16 x 4 x 8"
$10.00
D 3/16 x 4 x 8"

African Wenge Ukulele Back & Sides Set

Millettia laurentii

Most Wenge comes from the interior of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), and is floated to market on the Congo river. It is fairly hard and heavy with a medium to coarse texture. The heartwood is very dark brown with fine, nearly parallel black veining. Very rich looking when finished. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: IW33808

$42.00
Backs 3/16 x 6 x 15 1/4"
Sides 3/16 x 3 1/2 x 25 1/8"

African Wenge Ukulele Back & Sides Sets

Millettia laurentii

Most Wenge comes from the interior of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), and is floated to market on the Congo river. It is fairly hard and heavy with a medium to coarse texture. The heartwood is very dark brown with fine, nearly parallel black veining. Very rich looking when finished. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: IW33807

$42.00
A Backs 1/8 x 6 x 18 1/8"
Sides 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 24 1/8"
$42.00
B Backs 1/8 x 6 x 15 1/4"
Sides 1/8 x 3 9/16 x 25 1/8"

African Wenge Guitar Finger Boards

Millettia laurentii

Most Wenge comes from the interior of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), and is floated to market on the Congo river. It is fairly hard and heavy with a medium to coarse texture. The heartwood is very dark brown with fine, nearly parallel black veining. Very rich looking when finished. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: IW33806

$20.00
A 3/8 x 2 7/8 x 22 1/8"
$20.00
B 3/8 x 2 7/8 x 22 1/8"
$20.00
C 3/8 x 3 x 22 1/2"
$20.00
D 3/8 x 3 x 22 1/2"

African Wenge Guitar Finger Boards

Millettia laurentii

Most Wenge comes from the interior of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), and is floated to market on the Congo river. It is fairly hard and heavy with a medium to coarse texture. The heartwood is very dark brown with fine, nearly parallel black veining. Very rich looking when finished. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: IW33805

$20.00
A 3/8 x 3 x 20 1/4"
$20.00
B 3/8 x 3 x 20 1/4"
$20.00
C 3/8 x 3 x 20 1/4"
$20.00
D 3/8 x 2 13/16 x 20 1/2"
$20.00
E 3/8 x 2 7/8 x 20 1/2"
$20.00
F 3/8 x 2 7/8 x 20 1/2"

Genuine Mahogany 2 piece Guitar Neck Set

Swietenia macrophylla

Also called Acajou, Tropical American Mahogany, and Honduras Mahogany. This medium to large tree occurs throughout Central and South America. Related to Cuban Mahogany (Swietenia mahogani) and Pacific Coast Mahogany (Swietenia humilis). It produces one of the classic furniture and cabinetmaking woods. The heartwood varies from a light reddish-brown to a rich, dark red. Generally straight grained and exceptionally stable, it is easy to machine, hand plane, sand and finish. Occasional logs produce several figures, curly, quilted, and the rare plum pudding figure which looks like large drips running down the board. Used in fine furniture and joinery, boat building, and in the guitar industry for acoustic sets and necks.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: IW33804

$120.00
ea. pc. 1 15/16 x 4 x 30 7/16"

White Limba 2 piece Guitar Neck Sets

Terminalia superba

Also known in the guitar trade as Korina. This is a fairly lightweight, light-colored wood from West Africa with excellent tonal qualities. Occasional logs have a dark colored heart which produces what we call Black Limba.

B has a few old bug holes on one face. Priced accordingly.

Item Number: IW33803

$60.00
A ea. pc. 1 3/4 x 3 x 31 5/8"
$40.00
B ea. pc. 1 3/4 x 3 1/16 x 30 1/4"
$85.00
C ea. pc. 1 15/16 x 4 1/16 x 30 3/16"
$85.00
D ea. pc. 1 7/8 x 4 x 30 3/8"

African Padouk Arch Guitar Top Sets

Pterocarpus soyauxii

This brick-red colored West African hardwood was once one of the more common imported hardwoods but has become increasingly scarce in the last couple of years. It is easy to work, takes a nice polish and is dimensionally stable. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: IW33802

$100.00
A ea. pc. 7/8 x 7 x 21 15/16"
$110.00
B ea. pc. 15/16 x 8 x 22 5/16"

African Padouk Lam Top Guitar Sets

Pterocarpus soyauxii

This brick-red colored West African hardwood was once one of the more common imported hardwoods but has become increasingly scarce in the last couple of years. It is easy to work, takes a nice polish and is dimensionally stable. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: IW33801

$85.00
A ea. pc. 3/8 x 8 3/16 x 22 7/8"
$85.00
B ea. pc. 3/8 x 8 3/16 x 22 7/8"

Figured Genuine Mahogany Arch Top Guitar Set

Swietenia macrophylla

Also called Acajou, Tropical American Mahogany, and Honduras Mahogany. This medium to large tree occurs throughout Central and South America. Related to Cuban Mahogany (Swietenia mahogani) and Pacific Coast Mahogany (Swietenia humilis). It produces one of the classic furniture and cabinetmaking woods. The heartwood varies from a light reddish-brown to a rich, dark red. Generally straight grained and exceptionally stable, it is easy to machine, hand plane, sand and finish. Occasional logs produce several figures, curly, quilted, and the rare plum pudding figure which looks like large drips running down the board. Used in fine furniture and joinery, boat building, and in the guitar industry for acoustic sets and necks.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: IW33800

$150.00
ea. pc. 9/16-5/8 x 9 1/16 x 22 1/2"

Figured Genuine Mahogany Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Swietenia macrophylla

Also called Acajou, Tropical American Mahogany, and Honduras Mahogany. This medium to large tree occurs throughout Central and South America. Related to Cuban Mahogany (Swietenia mahogani) and Pacific Coast Mahogany (Swietenia humilis). It produces one of the classic furniture and cabinetmaking woods. The heartwood varies from a light reddish-brown to a rich, dark red. Generally straight grained and exceptionally stable, it is easy to machine, hand plane, sand and finish. Occasional logs produce several figures, curly, quilted, and the rare plum pudding figure which looks like large drips running down the board. Used in fine furniture and joinery, boat building, and in the guitar industry for acoustic sets and necks.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: IW33799

$250.00
Backs 3/16 x 9 1/16 x 22 5/8"
Sides 3/16 x 5 1/8 x 36 3/16"

Figured Genuine Mahogany Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Swietenia macrophylla

Also called Acajou, Tropical American Mahogany, and Honduras Mahogany. This medium to large tree occurs throughout Central and South America. Related to Cuban Mahogany (Swietenia mahogani) and Pacific Coast Mahogany (Swietenia humilis). It produces one of the classic furniture and cabinetmaking woods. The heartwood varies from a light reddish-brown to a rich, dark red. Generally straight grained and exceptionally stable, it is easy to machine, hand plane, sand and finish. Occasional logs produce several figures, curly, quilted, and the rare plum pudding figure which looks like large drips running down the board. Used in fine furniture and joinery, boat building, and in the guitar industry for acoustic sets and necks.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: IW33798

$250.00
Backs 3/16 x 9 1/16 x 22 5/8"
Sides 3/16 x 5 1/8 x 36 3/16"

Figured Genuine Mahogany Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Swietenia macrophylla

Also called Acajou, Tropical American Mahogany, and Honduras Mahogany. This medium to large tree occurs throughout Central and South America. Related to Cuban Mahogany (Swietenia mahogani) and Pacific Coast Mahogany (Swietenia humilis). It produces one of the classic furniture and cabinetmaking woods. The heartwood varies from a light reddish-brown to a rich, dark red. Generally straight grained and exceptionally stable, it is easy to machine, hand plane, sand and finish. Occasional logs produce several figures, curly, quilted, and the rare plum pudding figure which looks like large drips running down the board. Used in fine furniture and joinery, boat building, and in the guitar industry for acoustic sets and necks.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: IW33797

$250.00
Backs 3/16 x 9 1/16 x 22 5/8"
Sides 3/16 x 5 1/8 x 36 3/16"

Figured Genuine Mahogany Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Swietenia macrophylla

Also called Acajou, Tropical American Mahogany, and Honduras Mahogany. This medium to large tree occurs throughout Central and South America. Related to Cuban Mahogany (Swietenia mahogani) and Pacific Coast Mahogany (Swietenia humilis). It produces one of the classic furniture and cabinetmaking woods. The heartwood varies from a light reddish-brown to a rich, dark red. Generally straight grained and exceptionally stable, it is easy to machine, hand plane, sand and finish. Occasional logs produce several figures, curly, quilted, and the rare plum pudding figure which looks like large drips running down the board. Used in fine furniture and joinery, boat building, and in the guitar industry for acoustic sets and necks.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: IW33796

$250.00
Backs 3/16 x 9 1/16 x 22 5/8"
Sides 3/16 x 5 1/8 x 36 3/16"

Wenge Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Millettia laurentii

Most Wenge comes from the interior of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), and is floated to market on the Congo river. It is fairly hard and heavy with a medium to coarse texture. The heartwood is very dark brown with fine, nearly parallel black veining. Very rich looking when finished. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: IW33795

$95.00
Backs 3/16 x 8 7/16 x 22 3/4"
Sides 3/16 x 5 1/16 x 36 3/16"

Wenge Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Millettia laurentii

Most Wenge comes from the interior of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), and is floated to market on the Congo river. It is fairly hard and heavy with a medium to coarse texture. The heartwood is very dark brown with fine, nearly parallel black veining. Very rich looking when finished. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: IW33794

$95.00
Backs 3/16 x 8 7/16 x 22 3/4"
Sides 3/16 x 5 1/16 x 36 3/16"

Black Limba Solid Body Guitar Blank

Terminalia superba

Beautifully variegated and colored, Black Limba is easy to work and finish. This wood is found in the equatorial forests of West Africa. Black Limba has wonderful tonal properties and is suitable for both solid-body guitars and acoustic guitars. Easy to work and takes a nice polish. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: IW33793

$110.00
2 x 14 1/2 x 20 3/16"

Black Limba Solid Body Guitar Blanks

Terminalia superba

Beautifully variegated and colored, Black Limba is easy to work and finish. This wood is found in the equatorial forests of West Africa. Black Limba has wonderful tonal properties and is suitable for both solid-body guitars and acoustic guitars. Easy to work and takes a nice polish. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: IW33792

$110.00
A 1 15/16 x 14 1/2 x 20 1/4"
$110.00
B 2 x 14 1/2 x 20 3/16"

Black Limba Solid Body Guitar Blanks

Terminalia superba

Beautifully variegated and colored, Black Limba is easy to work and finish. This wood is found in the equatorial forests of West Africa. Black Limba has wonderful tonal properties and is suitable for both solid-body guitars and acoustic guitars. Easy to work and takes a nice polish. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: IW33791

$100.00
A 1 15/16 x 13 1/16 x 20 5/16"
$100.00
B 1 13/16 x 12 7/8 x 20"

Black Limba Solid Body Guitar Blanks

Terminalia superba

Beautifully variegated and colored, Black Limba is easy to work and finish. This wood is found in the equatorial forests of West Africa. Black Limba has wonderful tonal properties and is suitable for both solid-body guitars and acoustic guitars. Easy to work and takes a nice polish. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: IW33790

$100.00
A 2 x 12 15/16 x 20 3/16"
$100.00
B 1 15/16 x 13 x 20 1/4"

West African Ebony

Diospyros crassiflora

Sometimes called Gabon or Gaboon, this Ebony is sometimes jet black but oftentimes has grayish streaks that mostly disappear when finished or after the made object has been put into service. This Ebony has a marked resistance to checking that is characteristic of some of the Indian and Asian species. It has a wonderful texture and is easily carved, planed, turned, and milled. It is fairly fine-grained and takes a high polish. This Ebony usually originates in either Cameroon or Nigeria and the logs are rough hewn in the forest and oftentimes brought to the nearest road by human porters. With the disappearance of other species of black Ebony this species is fast becoming the Ebony of choice.

Item Number: W37654

$102.60
A 1 x 3 13/16 x 31"
$98.35
B 1 x 3 5/8 x 31 1/4"
$76.85
C 15/16 x 2 13/16 x 33 9/16"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$107.45
D 15/16 x 3 13/16 x 34 5/8"
$116.25
E 1 x 3 13/16 x 35 1/8"

West African Ebony

Diospyros crassiflora

Sometimes called Gabon or Gaboon, this Ebony is sometimes jet black but oftentimes has grayish streaks that mostly disappear when finished or after the made object has been put into service. This Ebony has a marked resistance to checking that is characteristic of some of the Indian and Asian species. It has a wonderful texture and is easily carved, planed, turned, and milled. It is fairly fine-grained and takes a high polish. This Ebony usually originates in either Cameroon or Nigeria and the logs are rough hewn in the forest and oftentimes brought to the nearest road by human porters. With the disappearance of other species of black Ebony this species is fast becoming the Ebony of choice.

Item Number: W37653

$125.70
A 1 1/8 x 3 5/8 x 35 1/2"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$151.70
B 1 1/4 x 3 15/16 x 35 1/2"

Blister Figured Hard Maple

Acer saccharum

The heartwood is white or cream to light brown or reddish brown. Because of the generally small size of available logs, most sawmills produce flatsawn boards which will show a broken curl on the surface and a fiddleback curl on the quartersawn edge. Hard and heavy, 45 lbs/cu ft. Easy to work and takes a smooth polish. U.S.A.

Item Number: W37652

$38.80
A 7/8 x 7 1/4 x 22"
$43.70
B 13/16 x 8 1/8 x 23 13/16"

Spanish Cedar Carving Blocks/Turning Stock

Cedrela sp.

Also called Cigar Box Cedar because of its aromatic scent and its wide use in tobacco humidors. It resembles the wood of South American Mahogany to which it is related. Heartwood color varies from a light pinkish brown to reddish brown. It is fairly light in weight.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: W37651

$52.45
A 4 1/8 x 4 1/8 x 17 3/4"
$66.65
B 4 1/16 x 4 1/16 x 23 1/4"

Palisander Turning Squares/Pool Cue Blanks

Dalbergia baronii

One of several rosewood species from Madagascar. It has beautiful color and grain, a sweet smell, and is very easy to work and stable in use. It is a very close match to true Rio or Brazilian Rosewood (Dalbergia nigra) and as such is much in demand for musical instruments, especially guitars.

Due to this item being on the CITES list, we are only shipping this species to addresses in the United States.

Item Number: W37650

$42.00
A 1 7/16-1 1/2 x 1 7/16-1 1/2 x 20-20 1/4"
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$42.00
B 1 7/16-1 1/2 x 1 7/16-1 1/2 x 20-20 1/4"
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$42.00
C 1 7/16-1 1/2 x 1 7/16-1 1/2 x 20-20 1/4"
$42.00
D 1 7/16-1 1/2 x 1 7/16-1 1/2 x 20-20 1/4"
$42.00
E 1 7/16-1 1/2 x 1 7/16-1 1/2 x 20-20 1/4"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$42.00
F 1 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 20 1/8"
$42.00
G 1 7/16-1 1/2 x 1 7/16-1 1/2 x 20-20 1/4"
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$42.00
H 1 7/16-1 1/2 x 1 7/16-1 1/2 x 20-20 1/4"

West African Ebony

Diospyros crassiflora

Sometimes called Gabon or Gaboon, this Ebony is sometimes jet black but oftentimes has grayish streaks that mostly disappear when finished or after the made object has been put into service. This Ebony has a marked resistance to checking that is characteristic of some of the Indian and Asian species. It has a wonderful texture and is easily carved, planed, turned, and milled. It is fairly fine-grained and takes a high polish. This Ebony usually originates in either Cameroon or Nigeria and the logs are rough hewn in the forest and oftentimes brought to the nearest road by human porters. With the disappearance of other species of black Ebony this species is fast becoming the Ebony of choice.

Item Number: W37649

$80.40
A 1 x 3 3/8 x 27 7/16"
$108.10
B 1 1/4 x 3 3/4 x 26 9/16"

West African Ebony Turning Squares

Diospyros crassiflora

Sometimes called Gabon or Gaboon, this Ebony is sometimes jet black but oftentimes has grayish streaks that mostly disappear when finished or after the made object has been put into service. This Ebony has a marked resistance to checking that is characteristic of some of the Indian and Asian species. It has a wonderful texture and is easily carved, planed, turned, and milled. It is fairly fine-grained and takes a high polish. This Ebony usually originates in either Cameroon or Nigeria and the logs are rough hewn in the forest and oftentimes brought to the nearest road by human porters. With the disappearance of other species of black Ebony this species is fast becoming the Ebony of choice.

Item Number: W37648

$7.30
A 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 5 3/8"
$8.30
B 1 3/16 x 1 3/16 x 6 3/4"
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$7.85
C 7/8 x 7/8 x 11 3/4"
$10.20
D 1 x 1 x 11 3/4"
$10.65
E 1 x 1 x 12 1/4"
$12.75
F 1 x 1 x 14 11/16"
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$23.25
G 1 1/8 x 1 1/8 x 21 1/8"

Golden Amboyna Burl

Pterocarpus indicus

One of the world's most rare and beautiful burls. A light to deep reddish-orange, sometimes with darker lines, and with a lovely, spicy scent, there is hardly an area not highly figured with bird's-eyes. Hard & heavy and capable of taking a fine polish.

Item Number: W37647

$25.00
A 1 3/8 x 2 1/8 x 4 1/4"
$25.00
B 1 5/16 x 2 11/16 x 4 3/4"
$30.00
C up to 1 x up to 2 11/16 x 6"
$25.00
D up to 1 1/8 x 3 11/16 x 6 3/8"
$25.00
E up to 2 5/8 x up to 3 1/4 x 6"
$50.00
F 1 7/16 x 2 7/8 x 10 1/4"
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$50.00
G 1 x 8 x 4 5/8"

Cordia Burl

Cordia sp.

Originating in Vanuatu this burl is hard, heavy and dense. It takes a nice polish and seems to be very stable.

Item Number: W37646

$35.00
A 1 3/16 x 4 3/8 x 5"
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$35.00
B up to 1 1/4 x 6 1/8 x 4 5/8"

Snakewood Turning Squares

Piratinera guianensis

Also called Letterwood and Leopardwood. Color: dark red to reddish brown with irregular black speckles or stripes. Fine textured and highly lustrous. Very hard and heavy, 75-84 lbs/cu ft. Takes a beautiful finish. Very rare and very expensive. Guyana and Surinam.

Item Number: W37645

$14.75
A 1 7/16 x 1 7/16 x 5 1/8"
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$38.60
B 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 9 7/8"
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$39.20
C 1 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 11 15/16"

Figured Narra Turning Squares

Pterocarpus indicus

Also called New Guinea Rosewood. It is a beautiful, highly lustrous golden yellow color sometimes with reddish streaks. A nice turning wood it is also used in furniture, jewelry boxes, handles, etc. It is easy to work and glue and takes a nice polish.

Item Number: W37644

$6.95
A 2 x 2 x 6 1/4"
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$12.85
B 2 x 2 x 11 9/16"
$12.25
C 2 x 2 x 11"
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$13.20
D 2 x 2 x 11 7/8"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$13.90
E 2 x 2 x 12 1/2"
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$16.00
F 2 x 2 x 14 3/8"

Palisander Guitar Bridge Blanks

Dalbergia baronii

One of several rosewood species from Madagascar. It has beautiful color and grain, a sweet smell, and is very easy to work and stable in use. It is a very close match to true Rio or Brazilian Rosewood (Dalbergia nigra) and as such is much in demand for musical instruments, especially guitars.

Due to this item being on the CITES list, we are only shipping this species to addresses in the United States.

Item Number: IW33788

$10.00
A 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 8 1/2"
$10.00
B 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 8 1/2"
$10.00
C 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 8 1/2"
$10.00
D 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 8 1/2"
$10.00
E 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 8 1/2"
$10.00
F 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 8 1/2"