Available Tops

Available Guitar Tops

Make your instrument look unique & select your ‚one of a kind‘ top!

1

Wood: Poplar burl (populus alba?)
1 piece drop top
Origin: Europe
# Pobu180729

Description: Nice top with excellent color & grain

2

Wood: Myrtle cluster burl (myrtus?)
1 piece drop top
Origin: USA
# Myrt181128

Description: Very sparkling piece of burl wood

3

Wood: Japanese pagoda tree (styphnolobium japonicum)
1 piece drop top
Origin: Switzerland
# Stja180729

Description: Rarity! This tree comes from a local park. It’s wood has nice golden grain and is comparable to elm or ash

4

Wood: Burl elm (ulmus)
Drop top of 2 bookmatched pieces (not yet joined)
Origin: Eastern Europe
# Elbu180729

Description: Gorgeous top with good contrast

5

Wood: Buckey burl (Aesculus spp.)
Drop top of 2 bookmatched pieces
Origin: USA
# Buck181128

Description: Fine grained piece of buckeye with almost no holes, gets darker with finish

6

Wood: Quilted bigleaf maple (acer macrophyllum)
1 piece drop top
Origin: USA
# Maqu180729

Description: Nice quilt I think…

7

Wood: Spalted maple (acer saccharum?)
Drop top of 2 bookmatched pieces
Origin: USA
# Mapl180730

Description: Wild one

8

Wood: Maple burl (acer saccharum?)
1 piece drop top
Origin: USA
# Mabu180730

Description: Cut from a large burl… beautiful grain & eyes

9

Wood: Redwood (sequoia sempervirens)
2 pieces drop top, bookmatched
Origin: USA
# Redw180816

Description: Nice piece of redwood

10

Wood: European ash (fraxinus excelsior)
Bookmatched drop top
Origin: Switzerland
# Eash180816

Description: Looks like flamed maple but it’s ash!

11

Wood: Black walnut burl (juglans nigra)
Drop top of 2 bookmatched pieces
Origin: USA
# Blwn180831

Description: Interesting looking walnut top

12

Wood: Quilted bigleaf maple (acer macrophyllum)
1 piece drop top
Origin: USA
# Maqu181128

Description: Has beautiful golden color

This is just a small selection. All wood is shown dry. Finished (with oil or nitrocellulose) it will become much more rich in colors, details and depth.
At the workshop I have plenty more wood… just ask for your desired top.