(Juglans Nigra)

OTHER COMMON NAMES: Black Walnut, American Walnut, American Black Walnut, Virginia Walnut
Note: For Figured Walnut see “Claro Walnut” or “Crotch Walnut”.


CR5V – Vintage Body
OriginEastern USA (Mostly from PA & NY)
Avg. Weight (@ 6-8% moisture)3.3 Lbs per Bd. Ft.
Weight ClassificationMedium
Where Used on Smith BassesTops, Backs, Cores & Heel Blocks
Tone Produced on Smith BassesArticulate High End with Clear Lows
Stock AvailabilityVarious Grain Patterns Click for Grades
Avg. Age of Wood in Stock10+ Years Acclaimed (Kiln & Air Dried)

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