Northern Ash Instrument Billets

Item Number: IW34821

$81.15
A 1 3/4 x 6 5/8 x 38 3/4"
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B sold x x
$86.20
C 1 13/16 x 6 9/16 x 40 1/8"

Swamp Ash Instrument Billets

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: IW34818

$99.90
A 2 x 6 15/16 x 39 7/8"
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$107.30
B 2 x 7 7/16 x 39 15/16"
$96.80
C 1 15/16 x 6 15/16 x 39 7/8"

Swamp Ash Instrument Billets

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: IW34817

$93.60
A 1 15/16 x 6 11/16 x 40"
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$97.85
B 2 x 6 3/4 x 40 1/8"
$99.35
C 2 x 6 7/8 x 40"

Sitka Spruce 3 piece Solid Body Guitar Blanks

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: IW34758

$85.00
A 1 15/16 x 13 7/8 x 21 3/8"
$85.00
B 1 7/8 x 14 1/4 x 22 5/16"

Douglas Fir Solid Body Guitar Blanks

Item Number: IW34757

$90.00
A 1 15/16 x 13 7/16 x 20 3/8"
$90.00
B 1 15/16 x 13 7/16 x 20 3/8"

Douglas Fir Solid Body Guitar Blanks

Item Number: IW34756

$90.00
A 1 15/16 x 13 3/8 x 19 15/16"
$90.00
B 1 15/16 x 13 5/8 x 20 1/8"

Genuine Mahogany 2 piece 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: IW34730

$110.00
2 x 14 x 20 3/8"

Paulownia 2 piece Solid Body Guitar Blank

Paulownia tomentosa

This native of Asia has been widely cultivated in many parts of the world for its showy, rich purple flowers. Also called the Empress Tree, the lightweight wood is much sought after in the Orient for cabinet-making. The wood is lighter in weight than Swamp Ash, has decent acoustic properties, and as such is excellent for solid-body guitars.

Item Number: IW34729

$90.00
2 x 14 5/8 x 22 1/16"

Paulownia Solid Body Guitar Blank

Paulownia tomentosa

This native of Asia has been widely cultivated in many parts of the world for its showy, rich purple flowers. Also called the Empress Tree, the lightweight wood is much sought after in the Orient for cabinet-making. The wood is lighter in weight than Swamp Ash, has decent acoustic properties, and as such is excellent for solid-body guitars.

Item Number: IW34728

$100.00
1 15/16 x 13 15/16 x 20 1/16"

Paulownia 3 piece Solid Body Guitar Blank

Paulownia tomentosa

This native of Asia has been widely cultivated in many parts of the world for its showy, rich purple flowers. Also called the Empress Tree, the lightweight wood is much sought after in the Orient for cabinet-making. The wood is lighter in weight than Swamp Ash, has decent acoustic properties, and as such is excellent for solid-body guitars.

Item Number: IW34727

$90.00
1 15/16 x 14 9/16 x 20 1/16"

Paulownia 2 piece Solid Body Guitar Blank

Paulownia tomentosa

This native of Asia has been widely cultivated in many parts of the world for its showy, rich purple flowers. Also called the Empress Tree, the lightweight wood is much sought after in the Orient for cabinet-making. The wood is lighter in weight than Swamp Ash, has decent acoustic properties, and as such is excellent for solid-body guitars.

Item Number: IW34726

$90.00
2 1/16 x 14 1/16 x 20 3/16"

Genuine Mahogany 2 piece 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: IW34699

$110.00
A 1 15/16 x 14 x 19 1/8"
$110.00
B 1 7/8 x 14 1/2 x 19 1/8"

Genuine Mahogany 2 piece Oversized Solid Body Guitar Ser

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: IW34696

$275.00
ea. pc. 1 7/8 x 9 3/4 x 23 15/16"

Genuine Mahogany 2 piece Oversized Solid Body Guitar Ser

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: IW34695

$275.00
ea. pc. 1 7/8 x 9 3/4 x 24 1/8"

Genuine Mahogany 2 piece Oversized Solid Body Guitar Ser

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: IW34694

$275.00
ea. pc. 1 7/8 x 10 x 23 3/4"

Limba 3 piece Solid Body Guitar Blank

Terminalia superba

This wood is found in the equatorial forests of West Africa. 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: IW34667

$85.00
1 7/8 x 13 7/8 x 20 3/8"

Sugar Pine 3 piece Solid Body Guitar Blank

Item Number: IW34589

$85.00
1 7/8 x 13 15/16 x 20 3/8"

Genuine Mahogany Solid Body Guitar Billets

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.

B has a little discoloration. Priced accordingly.

Item Number: IW34539

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$138.90
A 1 7/8 x 6 3/4 x 39 1/2"
$106.80
B 1 7/8 x 6 13/16 x 40 1/8"
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$150.30
C 1 7/8 x 7 1/8 x 40 1/2"

White Limba 3 piece Solid Body Guitar Blank

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.

Item Number: IW34473

Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$85.00
A 2 x 14 3/16 x 20 1/2"
$85.00
B 1 15/16 x 14 x 20 1/2"

White Limba 3 piece Solid Body Guitar Blank

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.

Item Number: IW34272

$85.00
1 3/4 x 12 7/8 x 20 9/16"

White Limba 3 piece 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: IW34247

Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$85.00
A 1 15/16 x 13 9/16 x 20 3/8"
$85.00
B 1 15/16 x 13 9/16 x 20 5/16"

Aniegre 3 piece Solid Body Guitar Blank

Aningeria altissima

This West African timber is used for furniture, jewelry boxes, caseworks, etc.

One of the pieces in this blank has a small bug hole that runs through the thickness of the body, but should be easily filled.

Item Number: IW34120

$85.00
1 13/16 x 13 1/4 x 20"

German Lime 2 piece Solid Body Guitar Blanks

Tilia platyphyllos

Also called European Basswood, this species grows throughout Europe. It was the favorite wood of the English carver Grinling Gibbons and the German Gothic sculptor Tilman Riemenschneider. Pale in color, it has a straight grain and fine, even texture. It is easy to work and can easily be carved with, against, and cross the grain. It is recognized as one of the classic carving woods. Air-dried.

Item Number: IW34096

$85.00
A 1 15/16 x 13 3/8 x 19 13/16"
$85.00
B 1 15/16 x 13 7/8 x 19 7/8"

German Lime 2 piece Solid Body Guitar Blanks

Tilia platyphyllos

Also called European Basswood, this species grows throughout Europe. It was the favorite wood of the English carver Grinling Gibbons and the German Gothic sculptor Tilman Riemenschneider. Pale in color, it has a straight grain and fine, even texture. It is easy to work and can easily be carved with, against, and cross the grain. It is recognized as one of the classic carving woods. Air-dried.

Item Number: IW34081

$85.00
A 2 x 13 15/16 x 20 5/16"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$85.00
B 1 7/8 x 15 1/8 x 20 5/16"

German Lime 2 piece Solid Body Guitar Blank

Tilia platyphyllos

Also called European Basswood, this species grows throughout Europe. It was the favorite wood of the English carver Grinling Gibbons and the German Gothic sculptor Tilman Riemenschneider. Pale in color, it has a straight grain and fine, even texture. It is easy to work and can easily be carved with, against, and cross the grain. It is recognized as one of the classic carving woods. Air-dried.

Item Number: IW33754

$90.00
1 15/16 x 14 x 20 5/16"

Lightly Figured German Lime 2 piece Solid Body Guitar Blanks

Tilia platyphyllos

Also called European Basswood, this species grows throughout Europe. It was the favorite wood of the English carver Grinling Gibbons and the German Gothic sculptor Tilman Riemenschneider. Pale in color, it has a straight grain and fine, even texture. It is easy to work and can easily be carved with, against, and cross the grain. It is recognized as one of the classic carving woods. Air-dried.

Item Number: IW33434

$136.00
A 2 x 13 13/16 x 20 1/4"
$130.00
B 1 15/16 x 13 15/16 x 19 15/16"

Genuine Mahogany 3 piece 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: IW33070

$120.00
A 1 7/8 x 13 5/8 x 19 11/16"
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$125.00
B 1 7/8 x 14 3/16 x 20 1/16"