Available Bodies

Available Guitar Body Wood Blanks

1

Wood: Japanese pagoda tree (styphnolobium japonicum)
1 piece body blank
Origin: Switzerland
# Stja180730

Description: Rarity! This tree comes from a local park. It’s wood has nice golden grain and is comparable to elm or ash. Quite dense and more on the heavy side

2

Wood: Plain maple (acer pseudoplatanus?) – FSC
1 piece body blank
Origin: Europe
# Mapl180731

Description: Nice maple body with interesting grain lines

3

Wood: European walnut (juglans regia)
2 pieces body blank
Origin: Switzerland
# Euwn180729

Description: Fabulous walnut body

4

Wood: Larch (larix decidua)
2 pieces body blank
Origin: Switzerland
# Larc180729

Description: Quartersawn larch body from the Swiss alps with nice grain & color

5

Wood: Black walnut (juglans nigra)
2 pieces body blank
Origin: USA
# Blwn180815

Description: Great walnut body, looks darker than on picture

6

Wood: European cherry (prunus avium) – FSC
2 pieces body blank
Origin: Europe
# Cher180815

Description: Warm colored cherry wood, good balance of hardness and weight

7

Wood: Black limba (terminalia superba)
2 pieces body blank
Origin: Africa
# Blim180815

Description: Nice piece of wood with interesting grain

8

Wood: Swamp ash / green ash (fraxinus pennsylvanica)

1 piece body blank
Origin: USA
# Swas180816

Description: First choice for lighter guitars

9

Wood: Roasted maple (acer pseudoplatanus?) – FSC
2 pieces body blank
Origin: Europe
# Maro180816

Description: To roast wood brings some weight loss and more stiffness

Of course I have more blanks at the workshop, or I could get it from our retailer.

Some of these woods are even FSC certified, but all come from responsible sources!!

Alder
Alder, roasted
Ash, Swamp-
Ash, Swamp- (roasted)
Ash, European
Black Limba
Cedro (not for export!)
Cherry, European
Chestnut
Douglas Fir
Larch
Liquidambar
Mahogany (Khaya)
Mahogany (Swietenia) (not for export!)
Maple, flamed
Maple, plane
Maple, quilted
Maple, roasted
Red Cedar (Thuja)
Walnut, Black
Walnut, European