Gabon Ebony Hardwood Guitar Neck Blank (EB14). Pl ease note that this billet is not all black or jet black. This blank has brown inclusions. You will receive the exact one piece as shown.
For your consideration genuine Gabon Ebony wood aka diospyros crassifora. Air dried, fully waxed to protect from defects. Extremely useful for guitar building projects, door and tool handles, turkey calls, pool cues, fine furniture building, guitar headplates, guitar necks, tailpieces, gun/knife handles, and a variety of other wood working projects. Additional facts about Gabon/Gaboon Ebony. A very dense, very hard wood with straight to slightly interlocked grain.Gaboon ebony is believed to be the blackest wood that grows. Weight is about 63-64 lbs.
Cameroon Ebony, Nigerian Ebony, etc. According to country of origin. This very dense timber has a good steam bending classification and very high bending and crushing strength, with high stiffness and resistance to shock loads. This is a very hard wood to work with hand or power tools, with severe blunting effect on cutters. In planing, a reduced angle of 20 degrees is required when irregular grain is present, with an increase in in pressure bar and shoe pressures advised to prevent the wood from riding or chattering on cutters.Pre-boring is necessary for nailing and screwing. Takes glue well, and it can be polished to an excellent finish. Extremely resistant to preservative treatment. Billets dry fairly rapidly and well with little degradation. Tool, cutlery and knife handles, door knobs, butt ends of billiard cues, piano and organ keys, violin and guitar finger boards, other musical instrument pieces, turning, fancy articles and inlay. This item is in the category "Crafts\Home Arts & Crafts\Woodworking\Wood & Project Materials\Woodworking Lumber". The seller is "globalwoods" and is located in this country: US.
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