Figured Hard Maple Lam Top Guitar Sets

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: IW35570

$50.00
A ea. pc. 5/16 x 6 15/16 x 19 7/16"
$50.00
B ea. pc. 5/16-3/8 x 7 x 20 1/2"

Figured Hard Maple 2 piece Arch/Carve Top Sets

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: IW35551

Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$85.00
A ea pc. 7/8 x 7 3/16 x 19 5/8"
$85.00
B ea. pc. 7/8 x 7 x 21 5/16"

Figured Knob Thorn Acacia 2 piece Lam Top Guitar Set

Item Number: IW35515

$75.00
ea. pc. 3/8 x 7 1/16 x 20 11/16"

Figured Knob Thorn Acacia 2 piece Lam Top Guitar Sets

Item Number: IW35514

$65.00
A ea. pc. 5/16 x 7 1/16 x 20 3/4"
$65.00
B ea. pc. 5/16 x 7 1/16 x 20 11/16"

Figured Red Milkwood Lam Top Guitar Sets

Mimusops obovata

This South African hardwood is close-grained, hard and heavy and durable.

Item Number: IW35501

$50.00
A ea. pc. 3/16-1/4 x 7 x 20 1/4"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$60.00
B ea. pc. 3/16-1/4 x 7 x 20 13/16"

Western Red Cedar Guitar Top Sets

Thuja plicata

This is a large conifer species growing along the Pacific Coast of the U.S.A. At one time most wooden shingles used in the U.S.A. were cut from Western Red Cedar. Old-growth billets with little or no grain run-out produce excellent tonewood for guitars and other musical instruments.

Item Number: IW35489

$50.00
A ea. pc. 3/16 x 8 1/8 x 21 9/16"
$50.00
B ea. pc. 3/16 x 8 5/16 x 21 11/16"

Western Red Cedar Guitar Top Sets

Thuja plicata

This is a large conifer species growing along the Pacific Coast of the U.S.A. At one time most wooden shingles used in the U.S.A. were cut from Western Red Cedar. Old-growth billets with little or no grain run-out produce excellent tonewood for guitars and other musical instruments.

Item Number: IW35488

$50.00
A ea. pc. 3/16 x 8 9/16 x 21 11/16"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$50.00
B ea. pc. 3/16 x 8 5/8 x 21 3/4"

Western Red Cedar Guitar Top Sets

Thuja plicata

This is a large conifer species growing along the Pacific Coast of the U.S.A. At one time most wooden shingles used in the U.S.A. were cut from Western Red Cedar. Old-growth billets with little or no grain run-out produce excellent tonewood for guitars and other musical instruments.

Item Number: IW35487

$50.00
A ea. pc. 3/16 x 8 5/8 x 21 7/8"
$50.00
B ea. pc. 3/16 x 8 3/16 x 22 3/16"

Western Red Cedar Guitar Top Sets

Thuja plicata

This is a large conifer species growing along the Pacific Coast of the U.S.A. At one time most wooden shingles used in the U.S.A. were cut from Western Red Cedar. Old-growth billets with little or no grain run-out produce excellent tonewood for guitars and other musical instruments.

Item Number: IW35486

Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$50.00
A ea. pc. 3/16 x 8 5/16 x 21 13/16"
$50.00
B ea. pc. 3/16 x 7 7/8 x 21 3/16"

Western Red Cedar Guitar Top Sets

Thuja plicata

This is a large conifer species growing along the Pacific Coast of the U.S.A. At one time most wooden shingles used in the U.S.A. were cut from Western Red Cedar. Old-growth billets with little or no grain run-out produce excellent tonewood for guitars and other musical instruments.

Item Number: IW35484

$50.00
A ea. pc. 3/16 x 8 x 21 1/2"
$50.00
B ea. pc. 3/16 x 8 1/2 x 21 1/2"

Figured European Pearwood Carve Top Guitar Set with Sides

Pyrus communis

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: IW35454

$300.00
Tops 1 x 8 5/8 x 23 1/8"
Sides 3/16 x 4 3/4 x 36 1/8"

Figured European Pearwood Carve Top Guitar Set with Sides

Pyrus communis

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: IW35453

$300.00
Tops 1 x 9 x 23"
Sides 3/16 x 4 3/4 x 36 1/8"

Figured Silver Maple 2 piece Lam Top Guitar Sets

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: IW35432

$45.00
A ea. pc. 3/8 x 7 1/16 x 18 1/4"
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$50.00
B ea. pc. 3/8 x 7 1/4 x 22"

Quilted Big Leaf Maple Lam Top Guitar Set

Acer macrophyllum

This tree is native to the Pacific Northwest. It has the distinction of having the largest leaf of the Maples-up to 15" in diameter. This is a soft Maple. The tree can produce many different types of figure, including quilted (tubular, popcorn, & cloud), curly (fiddleback, broken, & basketweave), and burl.

Item Number: IW35413

$45.00
ea. pc. 1/4-5/16 x 7 1/2 x 20 1/16"

Quilted Big Leaf Maple One Piece Carve Top

Acer macrophyllum

This tree is native to the Pacific Northwest. It has the distinction of having the largest leaf of the Maples-up to 15" in diameter. This is a soft Maple. The tree can produce many different types of figure, including quilted (tubular, popcorn, & cloud), curly (fiddleback, broken, & basketweave), and burl.

Item Number: IW35402

$100.00
15/16 x 13 15/16 x 23 13/16"

Figured Hard Maple Lam Top Guitar 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: IW35316

$45.00
ea. pc. 3/8 x 7 x 18 1/16"

Ziricote Lam Top Guitar Set

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.

Item Number: IW35280

$125.00
ea. pc. 3/16 x 5 5/8-7 1/8 x 20"

Ziricote Lam Top Guitar Sets

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.

Item Number: IW35263

$125.00
A ea. pc. 5/16-3/8 x 5 7/8-7 x 20 1/8"
$125.00
B ea. pc. 5/16-3/8 x 5 15/16-7 x 20 1/8"

Ziricote Intrument Billets

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.

Item Number: IW35253

$245.00
A 1 5/8 x 7 1/8 x 20 3/8"
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$340.00
B 1 15/16 x 6 15/16 x 24 3/8"

Fishtail Oak Lam Top Guitar Sets

Euplassa pinnata

Similar to Brazilian Lacewood but a bit denser with a darker reddish-brown color. Beautiful, lustrous grain with big, silvery medullary rays on the quartersawn face.

Item Number: IW35250

$85.00
A ea. pc. 5/16 x 7 11/16 x 22 1/4"
$85.00
B ea. pc. 1/4-5/16 x 7 5/8 x 22 1/4"

Figured Sapele Lam Top Guitar Sets

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: IW35243

$45.00
A ea. pc. 3/16 x 7 x 20 1/16"
$45.00
B ea. pc. 1/8-3/16 x 7 x 20 1/16"

Ziricote Lam Top Guitar Set

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.

Item Number: IW35242

$125.00
ea. pc. 3/16 x 5 5/8-7 1/2 x 22 5/8"

Ziricote Lam Top Guitar Set

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.

Item Number: IW35222

$125.00
ea. pc. 1/8-3/16 x 7 x 19 1/2"

Figured Sapele Lam Top Guitar Sets

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: IW35221

Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$125.00
A ea. pc. 5/16 x 7 x 20 5/8"
$125.00
B ea. pc. 5/16 x 7 x 20 11/16"

Quilted/Pomelle Sapele Lam Top Guitar Sets

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: IW35208

Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$200.00
A ea. pc. 9/16 x 7 1/16 x 20 1/4"
$200.00
B ea. pc. 5/8 x 7 1/16 x 21 1/8"

Lightly Figured African Padouk Lam Top Guitar Set

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: IW35100

$60.00
ea. pc. 3/16 x 7 7/16 x 22 11/16"

Figured Sapele Lam Top Guitar 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: IW35098

$65.00
ea. pc. 5/16 x 8 x 22 1/8"

Guatemalan Rosewood Lam Top Guitar Sets

Dalbergia tucarensis

This Rosewood species has a reddish-brown to dark brown colored heartwood contrasting the almost white sapwood. The dust has a sweet odor. It is an excellent furniture/case works/jewelry box wood and even though it has a medium texture it does take a nice polish. We also offer it as a musical instrument wood (see guitar fingerboards and backs & sides elsewhere on the site). It has a very "crisp" tap tone with good sustain.

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

Item Number: IW35038

$85.00
A ea. pc 3/8 x 6 11/16 x 22 11/4"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$85.00
B ea. pc. 3/8 x 6 11/16 x 22 1/2"

Quilted Big Leaf Maple Lam Top Guitar Sets

Acer macrophyllum

This tree is native to the Pacific Northwest. It has the distinction of having the largest leaf of the Maples-up to 15" in diameter. This is a soft Maple. The tree can produce many different types of figure, including quilted (tubular, popcorn, & cloud), curly (fiddleback, broken, & basketweave), and burl.

Item Number: IW34989

Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$75.00 $63.75
A ea. pc. 5/16 x 5 9/16-7 1/8 x 20 1/8"
$55.00 $46.75
B ea. pc. 3/8 x 6 3/8 x 20 1/4"

African Padouk Lam Top Guitar Set

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.

Tap on these and they ring like a bell!

Item Number: IW34921

$75.00 $63.75
ea. pc. 5/16-3/8 x 7 x 19 7/16"

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.

Tap on these and they ring like a bell!

Item Number: IW34920

$75.00 $63.75
A ea. pc. 5/16-3/8 x 7 1/16 x 20"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$75.00
B ea. pc. 5/16-3/8 x 7 1/16 x 19 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: IW34590

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$35.00 $29.75
A 1 x 3 13/16 x 30 5/8"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$35.00
B 15/16 x 3 3/8 x 31 7/8"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$40.00 $34.00
C 1 5/16 x 3 15/16 x 30 1/8"
$55.00 $46.75
D 1 3/8 x 5 x 30 13/16"

Sitka Spruce Oversized/Harp Guitar Top Sets

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: IW34401

$95.00 $80.75
A ea. pc. 3/16-1/4 x 10 x 36 3/8"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$95.00 $80.75
B ea. pc. 3/16-1/4 x 10 x 36 7/16"

Figured Sapele Lam Top Guitar Sets

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: IW34235

$125.00 $106.25
A ea. pc. 9/16-5/8 x 7 1/8 x 20 1/16"
$125.00 $106.25
B ea. pc. 9/16-5/8 x 7 1/8 x 20"

Figured Sapele Lam Top Guitar Sets

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: IW34114

Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$100.00
A ea. pc. 1/4 x 6 15/16 x 22"
$100.00 $85.00
B ea. pc. 1/4 x 6 15/16 x 22"

Figured Sapele Lam Top Guitar Sets

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: IW34113

Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$100.00
A ea. pc. 3/16 x 7 x 21 7/8"
$100.00 $85.00
B ea. pc. 1/4 x 7 x 22"

Burly Bulgarian Mulberry Lam Top Guitar Sets

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: IW34039

$45.00 $38.25
A ea. pc. 3/8 x 7 1/4 x 20 1/2"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$45.00
B ea. pc. 3/8 x 7 7/16 x 20 7/16"

Burly Bulgarian Mulberry Lam Top Guitar Sets

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: IW34038

$45.00 $38.25
A ea. pc. 3/8-7/16 x 7 x 20 1/2"
$45.00 $38.25
B ea. pc. 3/8-7/16 x 7 1/4 x 20 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 $85.00
A ea. pc. 7/8 x 7 x 21 15/16"
$110.00 $93.50
B ea. pc. 15/16 x 8 x 22 5/16"

Bulgarian Mulberry Lam Top Guitar Sets

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: IW33776

Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$50.00
A ea. pc. 5/16 x 7 x 22 5/16"
$50.00 $42.50
B ea. pc. 3/8 x 7 x 22 3/8"

Figured Genuine Mahogany Lam Top Guitar Set

Khaya ivorensis

This crotch was custom sawn for us in Ghana. Some of these have extraordinary figure with a high level of chatoyance. In almost everyone the crotch figure has opened up and will need to be filled with a clear or colored epoxy resin, acrylic resin, or amalgam to give them a smooth surface but will be well worth the effort. Rare.

Item Number: IW33516

$75.00 $63.75
ea. pc. 5/16 x 7 13/16 x 20 13/16"

Madagascar Rosewood Lam Top Guitar Sets

Dalbergia sp.

This is one of many Madagascar Rosewood species. The heartwood is light to dark purple in sharp contrast to the light colored sapwood. Like other rosewoods it has a pleasant, sweet smell. This material is at least 10 years air-dried. We have seen only one log of this rare rosewood in twenty-five years.

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

Item Number: IW33088

$250.00 $212.50
A ea. pc. 3/8 x 7 9/16 x 22 3/8"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$250.00
B ea. pc. 3/8 x 7 9/16 x 22 3/8"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$250.00
C ea. pc. 3/8 x 7 9/16 x 24 1/8"

Sitka Spruce Ukulele/Mandolin Top Sets

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: IW32661

Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$40.00 $32.00
A ea. pc. 3/16 x 5 1/16 x 23"
$40.00 $32.00
B ea. pc. 3/16 x 5 1/16 x 23"

Sitka Spruce Ukulele/Mandolin Top Sets

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: IW32660

Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$35.00 $28.00
A ea. pc. 3/16 x 5 3/8 x 18 1/4"
$35.00 $28.00
B ea. pc. 3/16 x 5 3/8 x 18 1/4"
$35.00 $28.00
C ea. pc. 3/16 x 5 3/8 x 18 1/4"