Silver Quandong (elaeocarpus grandis) is becoming one of the preferred timbers to be used for a solid body electric guitar. The Silver Quandong properties are perfect guitar bodies and many other instrument components. The timber is a extremely stable and easy to use product. The long straight grain makes for a great timber to bend and has been used for boat building and oars. Silver Quandong is highly suitable for glueing and painting.
* Currently stocking slab packs
Kirby Fine Timber manage some local plantations of Silver Quandong dating back to the 1920’s. These plantations also offer a good supply of Hoop Pine, White Beech and Kauri Pine.