Genuine Mahogany Guitar Neck Blanks

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: IW34375

$62.40
A 1 3/4 x 3 7/8 x 33 1/8"
$58.55
B 1 3/4 x 3 x 40 1/8"

Mexican Bocote Instrument Billet

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: IW34374

$108.40
2 3/8 x 4 9/16 x 36"

Mexican Bocote Ukulele/Guitar Finger Boards

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: IW34373

$20.00
A 3/8 x 2 3/8 x 15 3/4"
$25.00
B 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 19 15/16"
$25.00
C 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 19 15/16"
$25.00
D 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 22 1/8"
$25.00
E 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 22 1/8"
$25.00
F 3/8 x 2 3/4 x 22 1/8"
$25.00
G 3/8 x 2 3/4 x 22 1/8"
$25.00
H 3/8 x 2 3/4 x 22 1/8"

Ribbon Striped Sapele Guitar Neck Blanks

Entandrophragma cylindricum

The Sapele tree is found in tropical West & Central Africa. Even when without figure as this board Sapele has an amazing luster and takes a beautiful polish.

Item Number: IW34372

$55.00
A 2 x 3 3/4 x 31"
$110.00
B 3 13/16 x 4 x 30 7/16"
$110.00
C 3 3/4 x 3 15/16 x 31 1/4"

Genuine Mahogany 2 piece Guitar Neck Sets

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: IW34371

$95.00
A ea. pc. 1 13/16 x 3 1/4 x 30 1/4"
$95.00
B ea. pc. 1 15/16 x 3 x 30 1/4"
$95.00
C ea. pc. 1 15/16 x 3 x 30 3/16"

Genuine Mahogany Solid Body Guitar Blank

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: IW34368

$150.00
2 x 13 3/16 x 19 3/16"

Genuine Mahogany Solid Body Guitar Blanks

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: IW34367

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$
A sold x x
$150.00
B 2 x 13 3/16 x 20 5/16"

Genuine Mahogany Solid Body Guitar Blanks

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: IW34366

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A sold x x
$150.00
B 2 x 13 3/16 x 19 15/16"

African Padouk Guitar Neck Blanks

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: IW34364

$75.00
A 2 5/16 x 3 15/16 x 30 1/4"
$65.00
B 1 15/16 x 4 x 30 1/2"

Malagasy Ebony Guitar Bridge Blanks

Diospyros perreiri

This Ebony is unsurpassed for its beauty and blackness. It is fairly fine-textured and takes a high polish. Finest ebony in the world. Rare.

This species has been newly added to the CITES list and as a consequence, we are limiting sales to the United States only.

Item Number: IW34363

$15.00
A 1/2 x 1 15/16 x 7 15/16"
$18.00
B 1/2 x 2 9/16 x 7 3/8"
$18.00
C 1/2 x 2 9/16 x 7 3/8"
$18.00
D 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 7 15/16"
$18.00
E 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 8"
$18.00
F 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 7 15/16"
$18.00
G 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 8 3/8"

West African Ebony Guitar Bridge Blanks

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: IW34362

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$10.00
A 7/16-1/2 x 2 x 8 1/16"
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$10.00
B 7/16-1/2 x 2 x 8 1/16"
$10.00
C 7/16-1/2 x 1 15/16 x 8"
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$10.00
D 7/16-1/2 x 2 x 8 1/16"

West African Ebony Guitar Finger Boards

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: IW34361

$35.00
A 5/16-3/8 x 2 1/2 x 20 1/8"
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$35.00
B 5/16-3/8 x 2 13/16 x 20 5/16"
$35.00
C 5/16 x 2 1/2 x 21 7/8"
$35.00
D 5/16 x 2 1/2 x 21 13/16"

Purpleheart Guitar Binding Billets

Peltogyne sp.

The best colored & figured Purpleheart comes from Bolivia. It is also finer-grained than other Purpleheart species found elsewhere. Air-dried.

Item Number: IW34359

$25.00
A 13/16 x 3 x 30 1/8"
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$30.00
B 11/16 x 3 1/2 x 36 1/8"
$35.00
C 13/16 x 3 x 42 3/16"

Ziricote Guitar Bridge Blanks

Cordia dodecandra

Ziricote is another timber we get from the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico. It is a lovely wood with a very pronounced ray fleck on radial surfaces sometimes producing a "landscape" effect much like picture jasper.

Partially air dried.

Item Number: IW34357

$8.00
A 7/16 x 1 1/2 x 7 3/4"
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$10.00
B 7/16 x 2 x 7 3/4"
$10.00
C 7/16 x 1 15/16 x 7 13/16"
$10.00
D 7/16 x 2 x 8"
$10.00
E 7/16 x 2 x 8"
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$10.00
F 7/16 x 2 x 7 15/16"

Macassar Ebony Guitar Bridge Blanks

Diospyros celebica

A classically striped Ebony from Asia. Quartersawn.

Item Number: IW34356

$15.00
A 1/2 x 2 7/16-2 1/2 x 8"
$15.00
B 1/2 x 2 7/16-2 1/2 x 8"
$15.00
C 1/2 x 2 7/16-2 1/2 x 8"
$15.00
D 1/2 x 2 7/16-2 1/2 x 8"
$15.00
E 1/2 x 2 7/16-2 1/2 x 8"
$15.00
F 1/2 x 2 7/16-2 1/2 x 8"

Macassar Ebony Guitar Bridge Blanks

Diospyros celebica

A classically striped Ebony from Asia. Quartersawn.

Item Number: IW34355

$15.00
A 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 8"
$15.00
B 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 8"
$15.00
C 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 8"
$15.00
D 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 8"
$15.00
E 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 8"
$15.00
F 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 8"

Macassar Ebony Guitar Bridge Blanks

Diospyros celebica

A classically striped Ebony from Asia. Quartersawn.

Item Number: IW34354

$15.00
A 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 8"
$15.00
B 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 8"
$15.00
C 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 8"
$15.00
D 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 8"
$15.00
E 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 8"
$15.00
F 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 8"

Macassar Ebony Guitar Finger Boards

Diospyros celebica

A classically striped Ebony from Asia. Quartersawn.

Item Number: IW34353

$35.00
A 5/16-3/8 x 2 9/16 x 20"
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$35.00
B 5/16-3/8 x 2 9/16 x 20"
$35.00
C 5/16-3/8 x 2 9/16 x 20"
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$35.00
D 5/16-3/8 x 2 9/16 x 20"
$35.00
E 5/16-3/8 x 2 9/16 x 20"
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$35.00
F 5/16-3/8 x 2 9/16 x 20"

Ziricote Guitar Finger Boards

Cordia dodecandra

Ziricote is another timber we get from the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico. It is a lovely wood with a very pronounced ray fleck on radial surfaces sometimes producing a "landscape" effect much like picture jasper.

These are beautifully figured but are recently cut out of lumber so they made need more seasoning.

Partially air dried.

Item Number: IW34351

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$50.00
A 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 22 1/8"
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$50.00
B 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 22 1/8"
$50.00
C 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 22 1/8"
$50.00
D 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 22 1/8"
$50.00
E 3/8 x 2 3/8 x 22"
$50.00
F 3/8 x 2 3/8 x 22"
$50.00
G 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 22"

West African Ebony Bass Guitar Finger Boards

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.

A has some figure.

Item Number: IW34350

$45.00
A 5/16-3/8 x 2 3/4 x 26"
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$45.00
B 5/16-3/8 x 2 7/8 x 27 1/2"
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$45.00
C 5/16-3/8 x 2 15/16 x 27"

Figured Swamp Ash Lam Top Guitar Set

Fraxinus profunda

This White Ash comes from the southern U.S.A. and is noteworthy for its very light weight, 2.2-3.2 lbs. per board foot. Used mainly in the musical instrument trade for light weight electric guitars, it also has very nice acoustic properties.

Item Number: IW34349

$50.00
A ea. pc. 3/8 x 6 15/16 x 18"
$50.00
B ea. pc. 3/8 x 6 15/16 x 17 15/16"

Santos Rosewood Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Machaerium sp.

This wood has gained in popularity since the early 1990's when Brazilian Rosewood was designated an endangered species. Furniture manufacturers used it as a Brazilian Rosewood substitute but it stands on its own as an instrument tone wood.

Item Number: IW34348

$185.00
Backs 3/16 x 8 11/16 x 24"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 5 1/2 x 34 1/8"

Santos Rosewood Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Machaerium sp.

This wood has gained in popularity since the early 1990's when Brazilian Rosewood was designated an endangered species. Furniture manufacturers used it as a Brazilian Rosewood substitute but it stands on its own as an instrument tone wood.

Item Number: IW34347

$185.00
Backs 1/8-3/16 x 8 3/4 x 24"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 5 1/4 x 35 1/2"

Snakewood Guitar Bridge Blanks

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: IW34346

$30.00
A 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 6"
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$45.00
B 1/2 x 2 3/16 x 8"

American Holly Guitar Peghead Veneers

Ilex opaca

Holly is the whitest wood commercially available. Our stock was cut during the winter and quickly dried in a vacuum kiln to prevent discoloration. The result is very white wood without gray or bluish staining. The wood is fine-grained and is excellent for turnery, inlays, musical instrument edge bandings, etc. The grade is common and better which means that there can be some defects, mainly knots.

Item Number: IW34340

$10.00
A 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 8 5/16"
$10.00
B 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 8 5/16"
$10.00
C 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 8 5/16"
$10.00
D 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 8 5/16"
$10.00
E 1/8 x 3 1/2 x 8 5/16"

Santos Rosewood Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Machaerium sp.

This Chilean wood is sometimes called Chilean Beech. It is fairly fine-grained with a pinkish-red color. It is a nice carving wood.

The sides have a small defect on the lower bout. Priced accordingly.

Item Number: IW34339

$150.00
Backs 1/8-3/16 x 8 1/2 x 23 3/8"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 5 5/16 x 35 11/16"

West African Ebony Guitar Finger Boards

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: IW34338

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$35.00
A 3/8 x 2 5/8 x 20"
$35.00
B 3/8 x 2 5/8 x 20"
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$35.00
C 3/8 x 2 5/8 x 20"

West African Ebony Guitar Bridge Blanks

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: IW34337

$10.00
A 1/2 x 2 x 8 1/8"
$10.00
B 1/2 x 2 x 8 1/8"
$10.00
C 1/2 x 2 x 8 1/8"
$15.00
D 1/2 x 2 5/8 x 8 1/4"
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$15.00
E 1/2 x 2 13/16 x 8"