Brazilian Walnut

(Phoebe Porosa)

OTHER COMMON NAMES: *Brazilian Walnut, Imbuya, Canela Imbuia, Amerela
Note: *Not a true Walnut, but it’s similarity in color carried this trade name in years past.


Brazilian Walnut Top & Back
w/Mahogany Core
Bookmatched Brazilian Walnut Top & Back
Tiger Maple Core
Avg. Weight (@ 6-8% moisture)4.2 Lbs per Bd. Ft.
Weight ClassificationMedium Heavy
Where Used on Smith BassesTop & Backs, Cores & Features
Tone Produced on Smith BassesBright High Mids with Strong Clear Bass
Stock AvailabilityRanging from Yellow Brown to Chocolate Brown
Avg. Age of Wood in Stock20+ Years Acclaimed (Kiln & Air Dried)