Koa Lumber

Koa Lumber


USES:  Ukeleles, guitars, architectural woodwork, decorative boxes and gun stocks
ORIGINS: Hawaiian Islands
COLOR DETAILS: Creamy Sapwood, reddish to dark brown heartwood with dark brown zones marking the growth rings
WEIGHT: 3.3 lbs per B.F.
WORKABILITY: Works easily with hand and power tools despite being very hard and dense. Holds nails and screws well. Gluing properties can be variable. Finishes excellently.


Koa Lumber for Sale

Koa is a truly unique specie of hardwood that comes from the Hawaiian Islands.  It’s one of a kind, multicolored, appearance makes it highly sought after for musical instruments, custom furniture and decorative boxes.  Koa is very rare and is one of the most expensive species on earth.