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|
|Color||Varying shades of yellowish to reddish brown with darker brown, gray, or black stripes|
|Texture||Medium to coarse texture with slightly interlocked grain|
|Recommendations||Back And Sides,|