Spruce Top Wood for Violin / Viola

32.99

Sitka Spruce – Picea sitchensis

Sitka Spruce has been the top tone wood of choice for violin makers for years.
Picea sitchensis, the Sitka spruce, is a large, coniferous, evergreen tree growing to almost 100 m tall, with a trunk diameter at breast height that can exceed 5 m. It is by far the largest species of spruce and the fifth-largest conifer in the world; and the third-tallest conifer species.

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Description

  • Quarter sawn for book matching
  • Gives and excellent and unique taptone that is unmatched by other woods
  • It is incredibly stiff and strong
  • Light and extremely Durable
  • Violin Top Grain will be 85 – 90 degrees

Each top set comes in 2 pieces

Millimeters Inches
Length 400 15.748
Width 118 4.645
Thickness on thick end 25 – 23 0.984 – 0.905
Thickness on thin end 10 – 8 0.393 – 0.314

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Additional information

Weight 1 kg