Occasionally one piece quartered available. Ukulele and Flat Mandolin Backs and Sides, African Blackwood Ukulele Backs and Sides, Alaskan Yellow Cedar Ukulele Backs and Sides, Black Acacia Ukulele Backs, Sides, and Tops, Black Heart Sassafras Ukulele Backs and Sides, Brazilian Tigerwood Ukulele Backs and Sides, Cocobolo Rosewood Ukulele Backs and Sides, Cuban Mahogany Ukulele Backs, Sides and Top, Ebony, West African Ukulele Backs and Sides, Honduran Mahogany Ukulele Backs and Sides, Honduran Mahogany Ukulele Back, Sides, and Top, Malaysian Blackwood Ukulele Backs and Sides, Red Mountain Cedar Ukulele Backs and Sides, Walnut, Claro Ukulele Backs, Sides and Tops. Before visiting, it is important that you read this page: Toll Free: 1-800-477-4437 or International: 707-687-2020, https://www.lmii.com/blog/visiting-and-tours/. Adirondack Red Spruce  ( A-model billets discounted if available), -very close even grain-no color-appearance equal to best of any species, -even appearance to grain-10 – 20 grains per inch, fine grain along jointlittle or no color, -10-20 grains per inch but less even-may be minor color or dark grained areas-appearance still very good, -open or uneven grain-more significant color or areas of darker grain-reasonable appearance for sunburst finish-tonally equal to higher grades, Maple Back, Sides and NeckPrice range for complete set of maple, -spectacular curl depth-consistent color and uniform appearance of grain, -strong figure-impressive depth and evenness of curl-exceeds most makers expectations for figured maple, -strong, regular figure-little or no fading across pattern, -medium curl depth or less regular flame-curl readily visible-easier to carve than the higher grades. Luthiers Mercantile International is known throughout the world for our range of quality back and side woods for archback mandolins. Makers of handmade mandolins rely on LMI for tonewood that is expertly dried, sanded and stored. Website Content Copyright © 2020 Luthiers Mercantile International, Inc. Shop Bridge Pins & End Pins & Strap Buttons. Our Phones are staffed: Pictures representing each grade can be found below the price list. Black Friday Sale! Included in orders for a complete set of mandolin wood are tone bars, lining wood, and blocking material. The improved version of the classic Fender Strat Bridge, The most consistent, top quality Strat® replacement body on the market today. Headstock Slotting & Drilling Jig - Vintage Version. International or Local: 707-687-2020 MANDOLIN WOOD. Headstock Drilling and Slotting Jig - NEW! We specialize in figured and flamed maple for F-style mandolin and similar designs. Soundboards are available in Adirondack, Sitka, or Englemann Spruce. MEMBERSHIP IS NOW AVAILABLE IN POLAND! Please inquire for specific sets. Red Maple, Sugar Maple, or Bigleaf Maple are available for backs/sides/necks. Complete sets of maple are $65-$250. Toll Free: 1-800-477-4437International: 707-687-2020 FREE Shipping with StewMAX is now available! 1600 •   No matter how many orders you place. Included in orders for a complete set of mandolin wood are tone bars, lining wood, and blocking material. *Thin/Flat cut maple and spruce, along with odd-sized neck blocks and sides, are available for everything from dulcimers to bouzoukis to octave mandolins. All of our woods are responsibly harvested and imported (which is why you will not find Brazilian Rosewood back and sides or other endangered or illegal species). We specialize in figured and flamed maple for F-style mandolin and similar designs. Mandolin + Violin Kits - Woods and Parts; Mandolin + Violin Kits - Woods and Parts Complete sets of maple are $65-$250. Flat Mandolins: Complete Set- Red Spruce Top, Back, Sides and Neck $45-$100  (Includes Brace and Lining Material). Select the set that is right for your next custom-made mandolin by using the filters and then perusing the galleries. Unslotted Fingerboard for Mandolin or Ukulele, Red Spruce Top Wood for Mandolin or Violin, Old Growth Red Spruce Top Wood for Mandolin or Violin, Curly Maple Back Wood For Mandolin or Violin, Torrefied Sitka Spruce Top Wood for Mandolin or Violin, Highly Flamed Curly Maple Back and Side Set for Mandolin or Violin, Find the proper fret position with the official Stewart-MacDonald Fret Calculator, Stewart-MacDonald is PCI compliant and validated for secure e-commerce. If you continue without changing your settings, you're agreeing to receive all cookies on the StewMac website. Spiral Cut – Near quartered at joint to slab cut in outer bouts. Often available in one piece backs. Don't make a new nut just to fix a low slot—fill it! Slab Cut – Figure has a rippled appearance, curl has a tendency to fork and overlap. 7975 Cameron Drive, Bldg. Curl is expressed as stripes which snake, bend and fork. Save on Over 900 Items. Each set is displayed and sold individually, so you can be the judge. Soundboards are available in Adirondack, Sitka, or Englemann Spruce. Before visiting, it is important that you read this page: https://www.lmii.com/blog/visiting-and-tours/. LMI does NOT have a storefront or offer over-the-counter sales. Welcome to Alaska Specialty Woods We have been supplying the FINEST Sitka Spruce Instrument Tonewood material available to tonewood users, custom luthiers, manufacturers and other Builders of Acoustic Instruments since 1997 – processing thousands of soundboards annually from Sitka Spruce, Western Red Cedar & Alaskan Yellow Cedar. We use cookies on our website to make sure you get the best experience. Fax: 707-687-2014 Christopher Bass Guitar/Smith Creek Mandolin David Smith 46 Summer St. Westerly, RI 02891 401-787-6302. email: dave@smithcreekmandolin.comdave@smithcreekmandolin.com LMI does NOT have a storefront or offer over-the-counter sales. Windsor, California 95492 Quarter Cut – Straight or slanted stripes of “fiddleback” appearance to curl. Red Maple, Sugar Maple, or Bigleaf Maple are available for backs/sides/necks. Monday-Friday 8:30am - 5:00pm PST Mandolin Wood at stewmac.com, your #1 source for luthier tools and supplies, guitar parts, and instrument hardware.