Mexican Granadillo is a considered and recognized wood mostly for two qualities: it reflects the sound in a fresh and special way, and in addition, this wood is very resistant to fungi attacks which harms wood, thanks to its own high natural durability.
If we also take into account the stunning appearance of this wood due to its various tonalities and colors, Mexican Granadillo backs will delight you in different ways. Discover this magnificent tonewood for your classic guitar in Maderas Barber.
BOTANIC NAME: Platymiscium Yucatanum
COMMON NAMES: Mexican cocobolo, Zangalicua, Mexican granadillo.
ORIGIN: Central America
DESCRIPTION: Density 800-1000 Kg/m3 .
RECOMMENDATIONS: Store it at right temperature. It is recommended to work with sharp blades.
DRYING: Slow drying speed.
USES: Guitar backs and sides, fingerboards. Castanets and marimba.