$19.99 0 Bids 1d 14h. CTC offers a variety of high quality tone woods, including Brazilian Rosewood, Mahogany, Pau Ferro, Cedar, and others. Details about Guitar Luthier Tonewood BRAZILIAN KINGWOOD ROSEWOOD Acoustic backs sides SET. Brazilian Kingwood Rosewood Guitar Set #29 Luthier Tonewood Dred size. Cart 0 Product Products (empty) No products. It is a tough, durable wood — very resistant to both rot, and bug and worm infestation — making it a popular choice for custom gun handles. Yet paradoxically, the wood has been virtually loved to death: since 1992, it’s been on the CITES Appendix I, the most restrictive category of endangered species, (even finished products may not cross international borders). Free shipping . Perhaps no other tonewood holds the same respect and downright mystique as Brazilian Rosewood (Dalbergia nigra). AU $328.49 0 bids + shipping . I had to abandon it halfway through the second cut. Check out. The density translates to great sustain and the tone is considered to be much like Brazilian Rosewood. ", Black ebony has become one of my favorites. It gets termed as “Ebony” for its almost black color, but has a very distinct grain pattern that is sometimes comparable to Wenge. The wood is variegated with different shades of purple and darker stripes. Pernambuco Guitar Set #08 Luthier Tonewood Drednought Size. source : Wikipedia Sometimes called Morado wood, Bolivan Rosewood or Santos Rosewood, Pau Ferro is a South American exotic wood . Alpine Spruce is just a bit warmer in color and the winter grain, when visible, is a bit pinker. See Details. All wood is imported and cleared by appropriate authorities upon entry into the US or other countries. Guitar Luthier Tonewood BRAZILIAN KINGWOOD ROSEWOOD Acoustic backs sides SET. It's versatility will allow it to be used for many styles of music. Free shipping . Guitar Luthier Tonewood FIGURED QUARTERSAWN WHITE OAK Acoustic backs sides SET. 2,800-year-old Ancient Sitka Spruce 'The Tree' Highly Quilted Mahogany . The only problem I had with Canary was in trying to re-saw sets from a highly figured slab-sawn plank that wasn't well seasoned. Call us now: visit our website www.best-eurospruce.com. However, it is not a related specie. Master luthier grade tonewood. Red Mallee Burl Cap #405, 12 x 8 x 2 1/2 inches, 4.90 lbs Free Shipping. Pleasant at first, the smell may eventually drive you right out of the shop, with more than hints … English. Free shipping . Average workability. Time left: d. h. m. s. day. I'm pleased as can be with the way it sounds and the price I paid for it! Dreadnought   I   Classical   I   Electric Guitar. It is a legume. It exhibits striking violet and black streaks, and is an exceptional tonewood for acoustic instruments. Guitar grade Spruce has not come out of Germany for many years now. CON918. Ziricote. Search. (from "Forgotten Woods"), Mistakenly called (Mexican) Perambuco, a close relative, Chakte Viga is also used for violin bows. These were literally almost black in color and sounded fairly complex, though with the noise in that room it was hard to tell. Because of the small size of the tree it is mostly available in small turning stock sizes. East Indian Rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia) Color: Tends to be more variegated, and more on the reddish side. Capirona is a light-coffee colored hardwood that finishes just slightly darker than its sanded surface. The following tonewoods are reserved for The Prestige and The Legacy. It has a bit of Damas rose and a bit of strawberry and some camphor along with more subtle undertones. We hope you find what you are looking for. Brazil does allow one company to export stump wood and it is where a lot of highly figured BRW comes from today but it isn't tone wood by any means.Finding an estate of very old furniture or wan estate of a very old Luthier is the best way. $370.00. Brazilian Rosewood. Additionally, i t has a somewhat similar appearance to Honduras Rosewood. Due to uncontrolled harvesting, the tree is now protected by the Cites Treaty and can not be internationally traded. Kingwood is an exotic wood that is light to dark violet brown with lighter and darker stripes of purple. $950.00. RosewoodThere was a time when Brazilian rosewood was the most preferred type for guitarfingerboards. Item Number: IW34097 IW34097 $185.00 Backs 3/16 x 8 9/16 x 22 1/2" Sides 3/16 x 5 1/8 x 33 1/4" Spanish Cedar Acoustic Guitar Back & Sides Set Cedrela sp. It warped like crazy, even as I was pushing it through the saw. 50 YEARS OLD MASTER BRAZILIAN AMAZON ROSEWOOD ELECTRIC GUITAR FINGERBOARD #7. Furniture manufacturers used it as a Brazilian Rosewood substitute but it stands on its own as an instrument tone wood. Please contact our offices in south Florida for further information. Time left: 2d 17h . Welcome to North Ridge Hardwoods. But due to its close-to-extinction status, the Rosewood that’s used for instruments today comes from India or Bangladesh. Ruben Guitars 'The Distinction' OM AAA Sitka / Master Grade Brazilian Kingwood Acoustic Guitar. It is very fine-textured and it's figure is less apt to be wild than many other rosewoods. The following tonewoods are reserved for The Legacy only. CTC offers a variety of high quality tone woods, including Brazilian Rosewood, Mahogany, Pau Ferro, Cedar, and others. Plus I love the look! The heartwood is orange brown and it holds onto its color as it oxidizes. (Can also exhibit a figure in the grain similar to Ziricote that is known as “spider-webbing.”: Color: Tends to be a dark chocolate or purplish brown. Brazilian rosewood is threatened by illegal logging and habitat loss. In good hands, there will be sufficient sustain, and the damping will be heard as good string to string separation. Due to uncontrolled harvesting, the tree is now protected by the Cites Treaty and can not be internationally traded. shipping. Quilted Maple. Even termites will bypass a fallen ebony log. This wood is very rigid and evokes a bright, clear tone when tapped, an attribute that would support the instrument’s note-to-note clarity and treble range when used for rims and backboards. English; Deutsch; 中文 ; 日本語; Español; Русский; ελληνικά; Italiano; Sign in . Indian Rosewood. Guitar Luthier Tonewood … So much so that I have suspended my search for a "great sounding" dred. Lack of information makes me use the word "imagine". Very hard and heavy. $950.00. Another smaller tree, famous for it's delicate blossoms, the State Tree of Delaware (like you needed to know that), and capable of making a very pretty guitar. Kingwood Overview. Old growth D. nigra Rosewood TooMuchOfEverything. Ended: Sep 26, 2020. It is very hard, used in furniture making and one can extract a yellow dye from it. Today, the Brazilian Atlantic Forest retains just 7% of its original cover and the Brazilian rosewood now only occurs in fragmented, small populations with low genetic variability in the Brazilian states of Bahia, Minas Gerais, Espırito Santo, Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo. It is extremely strong and dense, but turns and polishes to a high sheen. Some pieces have gorgeous striping and spider web grain patterns. Macassar Ebony was made famous by the Indonesian Variety and the one proceeding from the island of Makassar, but the species is harvested throughout South East Asia and even many African Countries. Weight and taptone are similar to mahogany. Brazilian Kingwood is the second most-dense of the Dalbergia species (with African Blackwood being first). Also, prized for its beauty and density, Bolivian Rosewood is a popular musical instrument tonewood. Who knew? Medium to light brown and may have N olive cast to the heartwood, straight-grained, coarse and uneven texture, with interlocking grain. The ebonies are all in the same genus, which is closer than the family relationship between, say, rosewood and English peas. The largest tonewood database with video and audio samples of guitars built with Brazilian Rosewood, Indonesian Rosewood, Indian Rosewood, Cocobolo, African Blackwood, Maple, Macassar Ebony, Ziricote, and many more. Dense Roasted Maple Figured neck blank 28x … This is a BRAZILIAN KINGWOOD ROSEWOOD (Dalbergia cearensis) back and side set. GUITAR LUTHIER TONEWOOD COCOBOLO ROSEWOOD acoustic b/s set. We are a family owned, mill direct operation specializing in high quaility tonewoods. With one hand, I could barely lift it. It has wispy gray streaks that give this wood an attractive but not overstated appearance. Bocote. 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