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FoolForWood

05/11/08 5:44 AM

JimMonaghan

RSS African Blackwood (Dalbergia melanoxylon) 20

moocatdog

04/24/15 10:11 AM

Mister Shakey

RSS Another, "What kind of spruce is this? request 9

Smeckman

04/23/15 6:48 PM

Smeckman

RSS Landscape 16

tonguy

04/23/15 6:29 PM

D LaPlante

RSS Maple often characterized as shrill.. I hear it as very warm. 18

tonguy

04/23/15 6:27 PM

guitarguy35

RSS Cambodian vs. Madagascar Rosewood on OM/000 6

cbt711

04/23/15 11:19 AM

cbt711

RSS Is this Koa or Cuban Mahogany? (1,2) 25

kinggeorge

04/20/15 3:22 AM

Major Seventh

RSS White streaks, mineral lines ? 6

JBAZ3500

04/20/15 1:51 AM

PICKITLUTHER

RSS Are these good backs, which one would the experts choose? 18

earwighoney

04/19/15 6:26 AM

Victor Volpi

RSS Walnut ? 2

Micklos

04/17/15 8:46 AM

Dave T

RSS Sapwood Back + Sides 12

Victor Volpi

04/17/15 1:11 AM

Victor Volpi

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GWolf

04/16/15 10:32 AM

12barz

RSS Show us your "best" set of guitar wood... (1,2) 28

kriegerse

04/15/15 2:14 PM

Rob Gower

RSS Organic East Indian Rosewood (1,2) 23

PICKITLUTHER

04/12/15 10:42 AM

earwighoney

RSS Madagscar Set arrived warped (1,2) 27

D LaPlante

04/11/15 1:01 PM

Victor Volpi

RSS Some Walnut /Martin questions 1

Tom West

04/10/15 8:41 AM

Micklos

RSS Impact on tone of three piece back 8

D LaPlante

04/09/15 8:59 PM

aintitthelife98

RSS Does martin make guitars with African Blackwood Back and sides? 2

RustyStill

04/07/15 10:10 PM

guitarguy35

RSS would having the Brazilian wedge on the D35 50th make a tonal difference? 4

moocatdog

04/06/15 12:04 PM

6StringMusic

RSS Bhilwara Rosewood? 3

Arnoldgtr

04/05/15 7:59 PM

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