Ziricote is a popular and visually stunning exotic wood which belongs to the Central American countries. It’s well known for the spiderweb or landscape grain pattern. The wood is hard and dense, which is good for turning and carving objects. Ziricote is quite expensive, approaching the cost of some Ebony species.
Ziricote Guitar Bridge is an efficient alternative to Ebony. Ziricote is a stable wood with high resistance. Ziricote wood turns, glues and finishes well. In certain cases, wood’s natural oil interferes in gluing process. The traditional color and working properties makes it an attractive bridge blank for steel-stringed guitars. It’s truly a unique looking wood with few imitators in the market.
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All Products Are Air Dried. Moisture- Between 8% to 12%
Medium to dark brown with either green or purple hue intermixed with black growth rings.
Medium to fine texture. Straight to slightly interlocked grain pattern