Amazon Rosewood Acoustic Guitar 3 piece Back & Sides Set

Dalbergia spruceana

This is a fairly rare species from the Amazon region of Brazil. The heartwood varies from a golden-brown to a reddish-brown often with narrow, dark stripes. It is hard and heavy, but easy to work, and takes a high polish.

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

Item Number: IW30821

$265.00
Backs 1/8-3/16 x 5 3/8-6 15/16 x 22 3/8"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 4 1/2 x 31 1/2"

Burmese Rosewood Acoustic Guitar Back & Side Set

Dalbergia oliveri

The main origin for this beautiful wood is Myanmar (formerly Burma). It is hard and heavy with a color that ranges from reddish -orange to a deep red, oftentimes with dark stripes. It is not too hard to work and has a very nice tap tone.

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

Item Number: IW30158

$265.00
Backs 3/16 x 8 1/2 x 22 11/16"
Sides 3/16 x 5 1/16 x 36 3/4"

Burmese Rosewood Acoustic Guitar Back & Side Set

Dalbergia oliveri

The main origin for this beautiful wood is Myanmar (formerly Burma). It is hard and heavy with a color that ranges from reddish -orange to a deep red, oftentimes with dark stripes. It is not too hard to work and has a very nice tap tone.

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

Item Number: IW30124

$265.00
Backs 1/8-3/16 x 8 1/2 x 22 5/8"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 4 3/4 x 36 11/16"

Amazon Rosewood Acoustic Guitar 3 piece Back & Sides Set

Dalbergia spruceana

This is a fairly rare species from the Amazon region of Brazil. The heartwood varies from a golden-brown to a reddish-brown often with narrow, dark stripes. It is hard and heavy, but easy to work, and takes a high polish.

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

Item Number: IW29283

$230.00
Backs 3/16 x 5 7/16-6 3/16 x 22 1/2"
Sides 3/16 x 4 7/8 x 34 5/16"

Figured Hawaiian Koa Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Acacia Koa

This species is found almost exclusively in the Hawaiian Islands. It ranges in color from a pale brown to a reddish brown to a very dark, almost chocolate brown. It has a texture similar to Walnut but is easier to work. Can be highly chatoyant or lustrous. Highly sought after for use in musical instruments, especially guitars and ukuleles. Koa is becoming rare.

Item Number: IW29218

$450.00
Backs 3/16 x 8 x 23 1/8"
Sides 3/16 x 5 5/8 x 34 1/4"

Figured Hawaiian Koa Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Acacia Koa

This species is found almost exclusively in the Hawaiian Islands. It ranges in color from a pale brown to a reddish brown to a very dark, almost chocolate brown. It has a texture similar to Walnut but is easier to work. Can be highly chatoyant or lustrous. Highly sought after for use in musical instruments, especially guitars and ukuleles. Koa is becoming rare.

Item Number: IW29216

$450.00
Backs 3/16 x 8 x 23 1/8"
Sides 3/16 x 5 5/8 x 34 1/4"

Mexican Bocote Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Sets

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: IW28374

$225.00 $168.75
Backs 3/16 x 8 3/16 x 23 1/8"
Sides 3/16 x 5 x 36 3/4"

Cocobolo 4 piece Back & 2 piece Sides Set

Dalbergia retusa

The wood is very oily which makes it difficult to glue but on the plus side the oiliness makes it easy to produce a fantastic polish on finished pieces. Wear a respirator mask when working Cocobolo as the dust can produce asthma-like reactions. Cocobolo is a small to medium sized tree and is found mainly in Mexico, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and Panama.

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

Item Number: IW26885

$225.00 $168.75
Backs 3/16 x 5 1/16 x 22 5/8"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 4 15/16 x 36 1/2"

Cocobolo 4 piece Back & 2 piece Sides Set

Dalbergia retusa

The wood is very oily which makes it difficult to glue but on the plus side the oiliness makes it easy to produce a fantastic polish on finished pieces. Wear a respirator mask when working Cocobolo as the dust can produce asthma-like reactions. Cocobolo is a small to medium sized tree and is found mainly in Mexico, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and Panama.

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

Item Number: IW26859

$225.00 $168.75
Backs 3/16 x 4 5/16 x 22 11/16"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 4 7/8 x 36 5/16"

Mexican Bocote Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Sets

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: IW26468

$225.00 $168.75
Backs 3/16 x 8 1/2 x 22 3/8"
Sides 3/16 x 5 x 36"

Figured Ceylon Satinwood Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Chloroxylon swietenia

This wood is primarily from Sri Lanka and has been a valuable wood of commerce for several centuries. The wood has a look that begs it to be touched. When finely polished and finished Satinwood has a smooth, silky feel with a lustrous depth.

Item Number: IW25567

$225.00 $168.75
Backs 3/16 x 7 11/16 x 23 7/8"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 4 1/4 x 35 7/8"