African Ebony - Diospyros mespilifomisJanka Hardness: 3320Sourced from Africa Ebony has a beautiful polished finish and a semi bright tone andis commonly used for guitar finger boards.
African Mahogany - Khaya nyasicaJanka Hardness: 830Sourced from Tropical Africa this beautiful wood was commonly used on high end drum kits in the 1970s.
Sapele - Entandrophragma cylindricumJanka Hardness: 1510Sourced from West Africa this moderately hard timber has an interesting reddish brown detailing making a very attractive plectrum.
Afromosia - Pericopsis angolensisJanka Hardness: 1560Sourced from West Africa Afromosia is a heavy dense timber with a fine straight grain. It comes in a range of colours from Golden to dark brown.
Australian Blackwood - Acacia melanoxylonJanka Hardness: 1270Sourced from eastern Australia and very popular amoungst Australian Luthiers for its Koa like flamed beauty.
Birds Eye Maple - Acer SacchrumJanka Hardness: 1450Sourced from the Rocky Mountains this striking wood has amazing swirly patterns which are often found on Fender finger boards.
Bloodwood - Brosimum rubescensJanka Hardness: 2990Sourced from Brazil and also called Satine, Bloodwood is very durable with a tight grain and a colourful silky lustered finish.
Bubinga - Copaifera mildbraediiJanka Hardness: 1980Sourced from Central Africa an also known as African Rosewood, Bubinga is commonly used by Luthiers for its beauty and well rounded sound.
Cocobolo - Dalbergia retusaJanka Hardness: 1140Sourced from Central America this beautiful tone wood gives a smooth warm response and is often used by the worlds finest luthiers.
Coconut Palm - Cocos nuciferaJanka Hardness: 1600Coconut is hard, durable and dense and is certainly one of the more attractive plectrums in the Timber Tones collection.
Curly Maple - Acer saccharumJanka Hardness: 1450Sourced from North America Curly Maple has a long history of giving the flamed look to some of the worlds most iconic guitars.
Jatoba - Hymenaea courbarilJanka Hardness: 2350Sourced from Central Amercia and also known as Brazlian Cherry Jatoba is an extremely strong and attractive timber.
Lignum Vitae - Guaiacum officinaleJanka Hardness: 4500Sourced from Central America this amazing timber is the hardest wearing of the Timber Tones and is recommended for heavy usage.
Macassar Ebony - Diospyros celebicaJanka Hardness: 3220Sourced from India this form of Ebony has some striped detailing, making it popular in guitar manufacture.
Mexican BocoteJanka Hardness: 2200
Mexican Cocobolo - Dalbergia granadilloJanka Hardness: 1140Sourced from Mexico this form of Cocobolo has more tightly packed stripes of many different colours making it a beautiful addition
Ovangkol - Guibourtia echieJanka Hardness: 900Sourced from West Africa Ovangkol is used by luthiers such as Taylor in their high end guitars.
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