Cocobolo

(Dalbergia Retusa)

OTHER COMMON NAMES: Granadillo (Mexico)
Note: This Dense Rosewood (Dalbergia) is heavier than Ebony. Colors range from yellow brown to orange brown, to reddish brown with colored streaks running through the grain.

 

CR5V
Cocobolo (Vertical Grain)

BSR7EG (MD7)
Cocobolo (Swirly Grain)

BSR6PE
Cocobolo (Dark Multi-Grain)

Origin Mexico, Nicaragua (Central America)
Avg. Weight (@ 6-8% moisture) 5.6 Lbs per Bd. Ft.
Weight Classification Very Heavy
Where Used on Smith Basses Top & Back Sets with Matching Headstocks
Tone Produced on Smith Basses Strong Low End with Notched High End Bite
Stock Availability Various Colors & Patterns
Avg. Age of Wood in Stock 12+ Years Acclaimed (Kiln & Air Dried)