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“I keep meaning to send an email and let you know that I got the prem. Indian Rosewood and was very pleased. You all at LMII have always given me great reason for trust in doing business with you. You have always treated me well and in a prompt and professional fashion. You have always helped with any problems that I might. have. Your staff is knowledgeable and professional and the materials have been great. You guys run the type of business that makes me look for things I need that I can get from you. If that doesn't work (look for things I might need in the future). Thank you for giving me a place where I can buy my materials with confidence.”

Michael M.

Black Hearted Sassafras

BSBlkSassafrasWBHS500Atherosperma Moschatum

Few woods on the market match the striking color contrasts found in this species. A native Tasmanian timber, the dark, variegated colors in the center of the log are caused by a fungus which fortunately, does not disturb the stability of the wood. The wood is light in weight, easy to work, bend and to finish. Tonally it falls into a category that might also include Myrtle, Walnut and Maple, so expect an open sound with nice separation and sparkling highs.

WARNING: The black stripes in Sassafras are caused by a fungus, therefore, the dust should not be inhaled. Care should be taken when sanding all woods as wood dust can have adverse health consequences.


See a Sassafras guitar by Stephen Kinnaird.

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B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC002 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC003 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC005 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC009 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC010 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC011 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC012 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC013 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC016 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC018 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC019 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC020 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC021 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC023 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC024 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC026 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC027 -  $378.75



B&S, Blk Hrt Sassafras, classical

WBHSC028 -  $378.75