Bookmatched Set Black Shedua
Also known as Ovangkol or Shedua, this beautiful African hardwood has been used by several high end instrument companies Worldwide for many years ... READ MORE
This is a rare batch of Super Curl Black Shedua that is ready to use in convenient sizes! Also known as Ovangkol or Amazique, this beautiful African hardwood has been used by several high end instrument companies Worldwide for many years now. It is noted for its good tonality, color, and reasonable price. From Equatorial West Africa, Shedua is still available in large logs. Color is similar to East Indian Rosewood and the grain is interlocked like Bubinga. In fact, Shedua is from the same family as Bubinga and shares many of the same traits.
Great for box tops. Pre cut for invidivuals who don't have a band saw or planer. All kiln dried and surfaced on two sides. Golden brown with striping varying from a grey black to various browns. Some pieces may have some planer skip or minor planer bite. Or slight bow or crown up to a 1/16". Generally flat.
Beautiful color with light fiddleback.