Ovangkol Guitar Sets

This wood wins the award for the most commonly-used aliases, with no single name being predominant. When used in guitars, it’s most commonly referred to as Ovangkol. Most other woodworkers favor either Shedua or Amazique, while veneer is sometimes sold under the name Mozambique.

Wood species Amazoue, Mozambique, Ovangkol, Shedua
Scientific name Guibourtia ehie
Weight 825 kg/m3
Color Varying shades of yellowish to reddish brown with darker brown, gray, or black stripes
Texture Medium to coarse texture with slightly interlocked grain
Shipping No Restrictions
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