Western Red Cedar Guitar Top A Grade


Western Red Cedar – Thuja Plicata

Western Red Cedar has been the top tone wood of choice for western guitar makers for years.
Thuja plicata, commonly called western or Pacific red cedar, giant or western arborvitae, giant cedar, or shingle wood, is a species of Thuja, an evergreen coniferous tree in the cypress family Cupressaceae native to western North America.



  • Air dried in the Canadian Rockies
  • Strong and Durable
  • Good Tap Tone & Resonance
  • Little to no run out depending on the set


Inches mm
Width 8.46 215
Length 22.24 565
Thickness 0.196 5-6
Moisture Content 7.5%

Additional information

Weight 0.800 kg

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