Mystery wood part II. Know what this is?

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  1. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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  2. Andres GTR357

    Andres GTR357 New Member

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    Ziricote?
     
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  3. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    Good guess, but nope.
     
  4. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc I'm a Lady, I do lady things.

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    Guitar wood?
     
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  5. vchizzle

    vchizzle Birdman.

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    I really don't have a educated guess but I'll throw claro walnut out there.
     
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    Andres GTR357 New Member

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    Madagascar Ebony
     
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  7. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    That didn't take long. I guess it was too easy! ;-)

    It is American (black) walnut.

    It made a nice top, though! Some of the prettiest woods on the planet grow right in our back yards.

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    vchizzle Birdman.

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    Damn! Nice. I only guessed that because of some of the colors. I have a walnut backed acoustic, so I'm a little familiar with it.
     
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  9. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    That's a great looking axe! For the record, I was gonna guess brown.
     
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  10. veinbuster

    veinbuster Coming of age

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    Nice wood, and guitar.
    It's surprising how much of the character of koa that piece has.
     
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  11. toothace

    toothace At least I'm good at dentistry

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    That is a beaut!!
     
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    ElrytNamrogo My name be scrambled

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    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    Are Telecasters guitars?
     
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  14. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    When they're Ron Thorn's, they're guitars and art. It's a 2fer.
     
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    sergiodeblanc I'm a Lady, I do lady things.

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    Not in my opinion.
     
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    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    Ron's a class guy.
     
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    Open minds, guys. Blonds, brunettes, and redheads. Can't we all be friends? :)
     
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  18. LSchefman

    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    Xactly.
     
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  19. LSchefman

    LSchefman Hears Tones

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    Haha! Just kidding around, 11 Top. It's a sweet guitar.
     
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  20. 11top

    11top Cousin Eddie's cousin

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    Even blue ones?
     
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