Ebony (diospyros ebenum)

SCIENTIFIC NAME: Diospyros ebenum.
ORIGIN: Cameroon, Nigeria
DESCRIPTION: Black colour. Density 1000 – 1275 Kg/m3
RECOMMENDATIONS: Considered the #1 fingerboard material because of its smooth feeling, durability and aesthetics. Can crack easily when atmospheric conditions change
USE: Stringed instrument fingerboard Guitar bridge and head plate Woodwinds