This is a very musical wood offering a very nice balance of brightness and warmth with lots of "pop". Get the best deals for swamp ash wood at eBay.com. The grain is described as bold, straight, moderately open with an occasional wavy pattern. $165.00 Swamp Ash 1 Piece Body Blank 1st-Grade 16 lbs View full product details → Swamp Ash is a prized wood for many reasons. For use in electric guitar bodies, the American ash species – Fraxinus Americana – is the one in prominent use. Alder Body Blank 2 Pc Glued 1.75\" x 14\" x 20\" SKU: 11135; American Ash is a native North American hardwood found on the eastern half of the continent. Our stock is 13″ & wider which is ideal for one piece guitar body blanks. We have a great online selection at the lowest prices with Fast & Free shipping on many items! Used mainly in the musical instrument trade for light weight electric guitars, it also has … 1-25/32″ S2S&SL1E Average weight 2.8lbs/bf. However, if you’re looking for the best instrument quality punky lumber, call Commercial Forest Products. White Ash 1/2" Thin Craft Wood - 10 Square Feet Pack. There are many worse places to buy it from, certainly. All Specials; See All Deals >> Wood & lumber specials you don't want to miss! Availability: Swamp Ash Lumber comes in narrow to wide widths ranging from 4 inches to 15 inches depending on current stock, wides boards aren’t always available as they are highly sought out. Multiple purchases can be combined for lower shipping rates. Additional charges apply for shipping to PO Boxes & APO/FPO/DPO. Ash Swamp - It is the most widely distributed of all the American ashes. Swamp Ash Body Blank - Electric. A Strat® body will normally weigh under 5 lbs. Swamp Ash is our second most popular wood. Our Swamp Ash is weighted at 2.8 lbs per bd/ft or less, which is desirable for many guitar builders. You may provide your own carrier. It is not always clearly differentiate from heartwood. A wood doesn't float, for example, if it's specific gravity is 1.00 or greater. It is a fairly light weight wood which makes it easily distinguishable from Hard Ash. Contact Us. Average Board Foot weight is approximately 2.8lbs per board foot. Ratings Snapshot 4.667. out of 5. This was my 2nd order from Bell ..." - John (Read More), 200 E. Hematite Dr. | Ishpeming, MI 49849 | 877-770-9663 | 0.0446 | 127.1.1421. 1 piece bodies; 2 piece bodies; 3 piece bodies; 4 piece bodies; Shop By Price. Would recommend this product? Swamp Ash 3 piece Solid Body Guitar Blank Fraxinus profunda This White Ash comes from the southern U.S.A. and is noteworthy for its very light weight, 2.2-3.2 lbs. Free Shipping 48 U.S. 9. Swamp Ash Body Blank Solid 1.75\" x 14\" x 20\" SKU: 11136; $46.99. Swamp Ash is not a species unto itself but rather, differs from White Ash because of how it has grown. Available in widths 7-10 inches or 11 inches and wider. The grain is open and the color is creamy. The grain and texture are the same as White Ash  with heartwood is a light brown color, though darker shades can also be seen. Lumber; Domestic Lumber; Ash; White Ash 8/4 … Swamp Ash Lumber is a domestic Ash tree that grows in swamp areas of the southern regions that is much lighter, on average between 2.5 – 2.9 pounds per board foot. Swamp Ash Body Blank - Electric . - Custom Orders Welcome: (877) 770-9663, "Bell Forest is my only choice for handpicked exotic hardwood boards. For specific widths & lengths please ad sizes in order notes at checkout. Swamp Ash is most commonly used for Musical Instruments like guitars for it light weight characteristic. We kiln dry, mill, grade, weigh, and quality check all of our bodies to ensure what you want is what you get. For over sized loads and large quantities please contact Cherokee Wood Products Customer Service for the most accurate shipping rate. We display the specific gravity for each of our woods using it's kiln-dried measurement (instead of the non-dried measurement). Naturally a moist bottom land or stream bank tree, it is hardy to climatic extremes. If you need longer lengths an additional $13.50 fee will apply. Swamp Ash Lumber is a common name for those who build musical instruments although it is not a specific or its own species of lumber. High grade true lightweight Swamp Ash. We reserve the right to change shipping carriers to provide you the lowest shipping rate available. per board foot. There are many kinds of ash trees. Exotic Wood Library Part I; Exotic Wood Library Part II; Burls & Slabs; Domestic Turning and Carving Blanks; Musical Instrument Wood. Swamp Ash Body Blank-050. Workability: Its shock resistant very workable with hand and machine tools and can be steamed bent. • 20bf or less will be shipped at a max length of 46". P. 909.920.5430 We sell the best swamp ash available. Save your money and buy with choices, not hopes. Join the Rosewood Club; Blog; Class Schedule; Login; Online Help Mon-Fri 7:00 am - 5:00 pm 800-423-2450. We select our Swamp Ash from only the Mississippi delta region of the Unite States. Featured Exotic ; Genuine Mahogany Up to 30% Off. This was my 2nd order from Bell ..." - John (more), LATIN: FRAXINUS AMERICANA  ORIGIN: NORTH AMERICA. 8/4 Thicknesses Red Mallee Burl Cap #405, 12 x 8 x 2 1/2 inches, 4.90 lbs Free Shipping. A Strat® body will normally weigh under 5 lbs. The wood is strong, dense, straight-grained and light in color. Swamp Ash trees typically root into swampy water, which gives it the name. S4S you name it. Sapwood can be very wide, and tends to be a beige or light brown. Trees often attain heights of 70 to 80 feet, with trunk diameters of 24 to 36 inches. A Strat body will be light. I mean it. Our stock is 13″ & wider which is ideal for one piece guitar body blanks. Please contact Cherokee Wood Products for shipping quotes to AK, HA & Canada. On Sale 2. The grain is open and creamy - a nice choice for clear finishes. Finishing: Swamp Ash Lumber is easy to sand, glue & stain. The narrow sapwood is nearly white in color. 3. Specialty Wood. Weight of Ash Types Compared: Swamp Ash (guitar) Average Dried Weight: less than 30-33.6 lbs/ft 3 (481-538 kg/m 3) Board-foot weight: less than 2.5-2.8 pounds. engths are anywhere from 4 feet to 7 feet. Where to Buy Swamp Ash Lumber for Sale? The grain is open and the color is creamy. Seriously. 1-15/16″ – 2″ Rough Our stocked lengths are anywhere from 4 feet to 7 feet. F. 909.920.59501390 E. Arrow HwyUpland, CA 91786, Scroll Saw Wood and Thin Wood Boards for Crafts. Would recommend this product? Our number is 909-256-4583. • 20bf or more can be shipped at a maximum length of 94". 5-6", 7-11", 13 – 16", 13-16" Paint Grade, All stocked items will ship or be ready for will call 1-2 business day after purchase. 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