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"Just received my latest classical guitar kit. I had a couple of requests for wood selection, and you did a great job in selecting on both counts,
In addition, all the wood was great quality - this was an expensive kit, but your product made it a very good value to me.

Thanks for the great work!"

Mike 

Ishpingo

 Amburana cearensis

Ishpingo is a stunning wood from Peru that is virtually unknown in the lutherie community, but passed all our tests for stability - and it bent easily, despite its dramatic grain. Most importantly, it is lightweight and has a round, present tap tone that, while similar to Mahogany, exceeds it in volume, crispness, and complexity. All sets feature deep, three-dimensional ribbon figure. The color lands somewhere between gold and light amber. It is porous but treated with the proper fillers and a high gloss finish you can expect a surface of great depth and chatoyance. The icing on the cake with this fine wood is that is harvested with great care for the species, its environment, and the Peruvian communities that helped bring it to market.

B&S, Ishpingo, steel string

BSISSS001 -  $94.50



B&S, Ishpingo, steel string

BSISSS002 -  $94.50



B&S, Ishpingo, steel string

BSISSS003 -  $94.50



B&S, Ishpingo, steel string

BSISSS004 -  $94.50



B&S, Ishpingo, steel string

BSISSS005 -  $94.50



B&S, Ishpingo, steel string

BSISSS006 -  $94.50



B&S, Ishpingo, steel string

BSISSS007 -  $94.50



B&S, Ishpingo, steel string

BSISSS008 -  $94.50



B&S, Ishpingo, steel string

BSISSS009 -  $94.50



B&S, Ishpingo, steel string

BSISSS010 -  $94.50



B&S, Ishpingo, steel string

BSISSS011 -  $94.50



B&S, Ishpingo, steel string

BSISSS012 -  $94.50