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Special/AAA Flamed European Maple Carved Top Soundboard

Special/AAA Flamed European Maple Carved Top Soundboard

Sapele back reinforcing strip

Rating:
100 % of 100

Botanical name: Entandrophragma cylindricum

 

470x15x2mm aprox.

€4.15
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Availability: In stock
SKU
F-02
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Botanical name: Entandrophragma cylindricum

Origin: West Africa - Central Africa – East Africa

Average density: 42lbs/ft3 - 670kg/m3

Uses: Back and sides

The heartwood can go from red to dark reddish-brown, usually with a purple cast.

On quartered surfaces the wood presents a well-defined ribbon striped figure.

The grain is interlocked or wavy and the texture is fine with a high golden luster. It has a cedar like aromatic odor when cut. It is stronger that African or American Mahogany and also than Red Oak. It is a good alternative tonewood sometimes mistakenly referred to as African mahogany, because it closely resembles the West African wood khaya, which is commercially known as African mahogany. Sapele is a highly sustainable and relatively fast-growing wood. Tonally it is close to Mahogany, perhaps with a brighter sound.

More Information
Botanical name Acer pseudoplatanus
Wood Sapele, Figured sapele
Air shipping allowed Yes
CITES No
Item Returns This item can be returned
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