Brazilian Bloodwood Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Brosimum paraense

Also called Satine, Cacique, and Cardinalwood. The heartwood is a rich strawberry red, in sharp contrast to the light colored sapwood. Takes a high, lustrous finish. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: IW35887

$225.00
Backs 3/32-3/16 x 8 7/8 x 32 5/16"
Sides 3/16 x 5 1/16 x 36 1/4"

Ribbon Striped 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: IW35869

$160.00
Backs 3/16 x 8 11/16 x 22 5/8"
Sides 3/16 x 5 1/8 x 36 5/8"

Ribbon Striped 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: IW35868

$160.00
Backs 3/16 x 8 11/16 x 22 5/8"
Sides 3/16 x 5 1/8 x 36 5/8"

Ribbon Striped 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: IW35867

$160.00
Backs 3/16 x 8 11/16 x 22 5/8"
Sides 3/16 x 5 1/8 x 36 5/8"

Ribbon Striped 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: IW35866

$160.00
Backs 3/16 x 8 11/16 x 22 11/16"
Sides 3/16 x 5 1/8 x 36 5/8"

Honduras Rosewood Acoustic Guitar 3 piece Backs & Sides Set

Dalbergia stevensonii

A true rosewood, most of our stock comes from Belize. Smelling like stored apples, it is a lovely wood to turn and takes a fantastic polish. Getting scarce on the world market.

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

Item Number: IW35850

$250.00
Backs 3/16 x 4 7/16-7 x 23 7/16"
Sides 3/16 x 5 x 35 7/8"

Honduras Rosewood Acoustic Guitar 3 piece Backs & Sides Set

Dalbergia stevensonii

A true rosewood, most of our stock comes from Belize. Smelling like stored apples, it is a lovely wood to turn and takes a fantastic polish. Getting scarce on the world market.

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

Item Number: IW35849

$250.00
Backs 3/16 x 7 x 23 1/2"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 5 x 35 7/8"

Figured Hard Maple Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

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: IW35848

$125.00
Backs 3/16 x 9 1/16 x 22 5/8"
Sides 3/16 x 5 3/16 x 36 3/4"

Spanish Cedar Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Sets

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: IW35806

$75.00
Backs 3/16 x 7 13/16 x 22 3/16"
Sides 3/16 x 5 1/8 x 36 1/16"

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: IW35775

$125.00
Backs 3/16 x 9 1/2 x 22 11/16"
Sides 3/16 x 5 3/16 x 36 1/16"

Figured Narra Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Pterocarpus indicus

This wood is also called New Guinea Rosewood. It is a beautiful, highly lustrous golden yellow color sometimes with reddish streaks. The figure is classic bee's-wing mottle. 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: IW35726

$150.00
Backs 1/8-3/16 x 8 1/4 x 22 11/16"
Sides 3/16 x 5 1/16 x 36 1/8"

Prima Vera Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Cybistax donnell-smithii

Also called Palo Blanco, this Mexican & Central American species is yellow-white in color with a medium texture. Almost always shows a ribbon-stripe figure on the radial surface. Very lustrous. Used for fine furniture and cabinetry, musical instruments, jewelry boxes, and turnery.

Item Number: IW35559

$125.00
Backs 3/16 x up to 8 1/2 x 22 5/8"
Sides 3/16 x 4 15/16 x 36"

Prima Vera Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Cybistax donnell-smithii

Also called Palo Blanco, this Mexican & Central American species is yellow-white in color with a medium texture. Almost always shows a ribbon-stripe figure on the radial surface. Very lustrous. Used for fine furniture and cabinetry, musical instruments, jewelry boxes, and turnery.

Item Number: IW35558

$125.00
Backs 3/16 x up to 8 1/2 x 22 5/8"
Sides 3/16 x 4 15/16 x 36 1/16"

Black Chacate Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Guibourtia conjugata

Also called Tsotso. Our material is from Mozambique but it is found in other E. African & S. African locales. It is golden brown with darker streaks. Very hard and heavy but machines well with few problems. Excellent for cabinetry and wood turning. Capable of taking a high polish and is stable in service.

Item Number: IW35526

$175.00
Backs 1/8-3/16 x 6 1/2-7 15/16 x 22 5/8"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 4 3/8 x 35 15/16"

Black Chacate Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Guibourtia conjugata

Also called Tsotso. Our material is from Mozambique but it is found in other E. African & S. African locales. It is golden brown with darker streaks. Very hard and heavy but machines well with few problems. Excellent for cabinetry and wood turning. Capable of taking a high polish and is stable in service.

Item Number: IW35525

$175.00
Backs 1/8-3/16 x 5 3/8-7 5/8 x 22 9/16"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 5 x 34 1/8"

African Blackwood Acoustic Guitar 3 piece Back & Sides Set

Dalbergia melanoxylon

The heartwood is purplish to brownish-black with dark gray streaks giving an overall impression of being black. Lustrous with an attractive inner chatoyance. Very hard, heavy, close-grained, and virtually free from pores. Its stability and lovely tonal qualities make it an excellent instrument wood.

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

Item Number: IW35355

$600.00
Backs 3/16-1/4 x 5 1/2-6 x 23"
Sides 3/16-1/4 x 4 7/16 x 36"

African Blackwood Acoustic Guitar 3 piece Back & Sides Set

Dalbergia melanoxylon

The heartwood is purplish to brownish-black with dark gray streaks giving an overall impression of being black. Lustrous with an attractive inner chatoyance. Very hard, heavy, close-grained, and virtually free from pores. Its stability and lovely tonal qualities make it an excellent instrument wood.

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

Item Number: IW35354

$600.00
Backs 3/16-1/4 x 5 1/2-6 x 23"
Sides 3/16-1/4 x 5 1/4 x 36"

Alaskan Yellow Cedar Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Chamaecyparis nootkatensis

This is fantastic wood with grain so fine you can hardly see the annular rings. Quartersawn. Super fine grained, you can't even see the annular rings.

Item Number: IW35238

$125.00
Backs 1/8-3/16 x 9 1/16 x 23 1/16"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 5 1/8 x 36 1/16"

Alaskan Yellow Cedar Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Chamaecyparis nootkatensis

This is fantastic wood with grain so fine you can hardly see the annular rings. Quartersawn. Super fine grained, you can't even see the annular rings.

Item Number: IW35237

$125.00
Backs 1/8-3/16 x 9 1/16 x 23 1/16"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 5 1/8 x 36 1/16"

Alaskan Yellow Cedar Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Chamaecyparis nootkatensis

This is fantastic wood with grain so fine you can hardly see the annular rings. Quartersawn. Super fine grained, you can't even see the annular rings.

Item Number: IW35236

$125.00
Backs 3/16 x 9 x 23 1/16"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 5 1/8 x 36 1/8"

Figured Sapele Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Entandrophragma cylindricum

The Sapele tree is found in tropical West & Central Africa. These forest giants are selectively harvested on a sustained yield basis and occasionally one is found to have this unique figure. This is gem-quality wood with a chatoyance that is astounding.

Item Number: IW35108

$300.00
Backs 3/16 x 9 3/16 x 22 3/4"
Sides 3/16 x 5 x 36 1/4"

Figured Sapele Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Entandrophragma cylindricum

The Sapele tree is found in tropical West & Central Africa. These forest giants are selectively harvested on a sustained yield basis and occasionally one is found to have this unique figure. This is gem-quality wood with a chatoyance that is astounding.

Item Number: IW35106

$300.00
Backs 3/16 x 9 3/16 x 22 3/4"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 5 x 36 1/4"

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: IW35102

$125.00
Backs 3/16 x 9 9/16 x 23 5/16"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 5 1/8 x 34 1/16"

Figured Sapele Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

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: IW35076

$350.00
Backs 3/16 x 9 x 22 3/16"
S x 5 x 36"

Figured Shedua Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

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: IW35036

$125.00
Backs 3/16 x 8 3/8 x 22 5/8"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 5 1/16 x 36 3/16"

Figured Shedua Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

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: IW35035

$125.00
Backs 3/16 x 8 3/8 x 22 9/16"
Sides 3/16 x 5 x 36 3/16"

Figured Shedua Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

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: IW35034

$125.00
Backs 1/8-3/16 x 8 3/8 x 22 1/2"
Sides 3/16 x 5 x 36 3/16"

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: IW34687

$125.00 $106.25
Backs 1/8-3/16 x 8 5/8 x 22 5/8"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 5 x 36 1/4"

Figured Myrtlewood Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Sets

Umbellularia californica

Also called Pepperwood & Bay Laurel, this is found on the Pacific coast from southwestern Oregon to southern California. It has a fairly fine texture and takes a beautiful polish. Partially air dried.

Item Number: IW34209

$300.00 $255.00
Backs 3/16 x 8 3/4 x 22 5/16"
Sides 3/16 x 5 x 34 5/8"

Figured Myrtlewood Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Sets

Umbellularia californica

Also called Pepperwood & Bay Laurel, this is found on the Pacific coast from southwestern Oregon to southern California. It has a fairly fine texture and takes a beautiful polish. Partially air dried.

Item Number: IW34152

$300.00 $255.00
Backs 1/8-3/16 x 8 1/16 x 22 7/16"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 5 1/16 x 34 5/8"

Bulgarian Mulberry Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Morus nigra

Found in Asia and Europe this is medium sized tree with a stout trunk. It is probably best known for its leaves on which silkworms feed. The heartwood is yellow to reddish-yellow becoming a rich golden brown. Excellent for chair and furniture work.

Item Number: IW33851

$125.00 $106.25
Backs 3/16 x 8 1/2 x 22 1/2"
Sides 3/16 x 5 1/16 x 35 3/8"

Bulgarian Mulberry Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Morus nigra

Found in Asia and Europe this is medium sized tree with a stout trunk. It is probably best known for its leaves on which silkworms feed. The heartwood is yellow to reddish-yellow becoming a rich golden brown. Excellent for chair and furniture work.

Item Number: IW33850

$125.00 $106.25
Backs 3/16 x 8 1/2 x 22 1/2"
Sides 3/16 x 5 1/16 x 35 3/8"

Bulgarian Mulberry Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set

Morus nigra

Found in Asia and Europe this is medium sized tree with a stout trunk. It is probably best known for its leaves on which silkworms feed. The heartwood is yellow to reddish-yellow becoming a rich golden brown. Excellent for chair and furniture work.

Item Number: IW33849

$125.00 $106.25
Backs 1/8-3/16 x 8 1/2 x 22 1/2"
Sides 1/8-3/16 x 5 1/16 x 35 3/8"