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Koa Parlor/Classical A+ grade  $85
(2) back plates 8" x 23" (taper to 6" width)
(2) side plates 4-1/4" x 30-1/2"
Air dried since 2006, 14-3/4" classical pattern shown, rich orange-brown color, rift/flatsawn figure.
set #138-1388
Koa Parlor/Classical A+ grade $85
(2) back plates 8" x 23" (taper to 6" width)
(2) side plates 4-1/4" x 30-1/2"
Air dried since 2006, 14-3/4" classical pattern shown, rich orange-brown color, rift/flatsawn figure.
set #138-1388
closeup, wetted
set #138-1388
closeup, wetted
set #138-1388
Koa Parlor/Classical AA  $110
(2) back plates 8-1/4" x 22-1/2" (tapers to 5-3/4" width)
(2) side plates 4-1/2" x 32-1/2"
Air dried since 2006, 14-1/2" classical pattern shown, off quarter, rich colors.
set #136-1390
Koa Parlor/Classical AA $110
(2) back plates 8-1/4" x 22-1/2" (tapers to 5-3/4" width)
(2) side plates 4-1/2" x 32-1/2"
Air dried since 2006, 14-1/2" classical pattern shown, off quarter, rich colors.
set #136-1390
closeup, wetted
set #136-1390
closeup, wetted
set #136-1390
Koa 2/Parlor AA+ grade  $120
(2) back plates 7-5/8" x 20" (taper to 5-5/8" width)
(2) side plates 4-1/2" x 29"
Air dried since 2006, 12-1/2" parlor pattern shown, rich orange-brown color with beautiful pomelle figure.
set #138-1339
Koa 2/Parlor AA+ grade $120
(2) back plates 7-5/8" x 20" (taper to 5-5/8" width)
(2) side plates 4-1/2" x 29"
Air dried since 2006, 12-1/2" parlor pattern shown, rich orange-brown color with beautiful pomelle figure.
set #138-1339
closeup, wetted
set #138-1339
closeup, wetted
set #138-1339
Koa OM/CL AA  $120
(2) back plates 8-1/4" x 23-1/4" (tapers to  7-1/4" width)
(2) side plates 4-1/2" x 33"
Air dried since 2013, 15-1/4" concert pattern shown, vertical grain, good color and striping.
set #161-1146
Koa OM/CL AA $120
(2) back plates 8-1/4" x 23-1/4" (tapers to 7-1/4" width)
(2) side plates 4-1/2" x 33"
Air dried since 2013, 15-1/4" concert pattern shown, vertical grain, good color and striping.
set #161-1146
closeup, wetted
set #161-1146
closeup, wetted
set #161-1146
Koa OM/CL AA+  $150
(2) back plates 9-1/2" x 21-1/4" (tapers to 7" wide)
(2) side plates 4-3/8" x 32"
Air dried since 2006, 15-1/4" OM pattern shown, rich color, quilt/pommele figure, tiny knot in back (minor filling req'd).
set #137-1042
Koa OM/CL AA+ $150
(2) back plates 9-1/2" x 21-1/4" (tapers to 7" wide)
(2) side plates 4-3/8" x 32"
Air dried since 2006, 15-1/4" OM pattern shown, rich color, quilt/pommele figure, tiny knot in back (minor filling req'd).
set #137-1042
closeup, wetted
set #137-1042
6-pc OPTION:
Making an all-koa body? We can add a matching (consecutive bookmatch) top, making a 6-pc set for $225.
closeup, wetted
set #137-1042
6-pc OPTION:
Making an all-koa body? We can add a matching (consecutive bookmatch) top, making a 6-pc set for $225.
Koa OM/Dreadnought AA+  $150
(2) back plates 9" x 29"
(2) side plates 5" (min.) x 34"
Air dried since 2006, 16" dred pattern shown, medium curl, vertical grain.
(2) consecutive sets available   -   set #136-973
Koa OM/Dreadnought AA+ $150
(2) back plates 9" x 29"
(2) side plates 5" (min.) x 34"
Air dried since 2006, 16" dred pattern shown, medium curl, vertical grain.
(2) consecutive sets available - set #136-973
closeup, wetted
set #136-973 (shown) $150

set #136-972, the next sequential (sister) set with a couple of minor knots $115
closeup, wetted
set #136-973 (shown) $150

set #136-972, the next sequential (sister) set with a couple of minor knots $115
Koa D/OM AA  $160
(2) back plates 8-1/2" x 22"
(2) side plates 5" x 35" (tapers to 4" width)
Air dried since 2002, 15-1/4" OM pattern shown, med curl, vertical-straight grain, rich red-orange-brown colors.
(2) consecutive sets available   -   set #110-1023
Koa D/OM AA $160
(2) back plates 8-1/2" x 22"
(2) side plates 5" x 35" (tapers to 4" width)
Air dried since 2002, 15-1/4" OM pattern shown, med curl, vertical-straight grain, rich red-orange-brown colors.
(2) consecutive sets available - set #110-1023
closeup, wetted
set #110-1023
closeup, wetted
set #110-1023
Koa OM/Dreadnought AA+  $165
(2) back plates 9" x 22"
(2) side plates 5" x 32-1/4"
Air dried since 2006, 16" dred pattern shown, medium curl, good color and striping.
set #136-1048
Koa OM/Dreadnought AA+ $165
(2) back plates 9" x 22"
(2) side plates 5" x 32-1/4"
Air dried since 2006, 16" dred pattern shown, medium curl, good color and striping.
set #136-1048
closeup, wetted
set #136-1048
closeup, wetted
set #136-1048
Koa OM/Dreadnought AA+ $185
(2) back plates 8-1/8" x 22"
(2) side plates 5" x 32-1/4"
Air dried since 1996, 16" dred pattern shown, straight grain, stripes, beautiful medium grade koa.
set #191-1314
Koa OM/Dreadnought AA+ $185
(2) back plates 8-1/8" x 22"
(2) side plates 5" x 32-1/4"
Air dried since 1996, 16" dred pattern shown, straight grain, stripes, beautiful medium grade koa.
set #191-1314
closeup, wetted
set #191-1314
 Medium flame-curl, understated in photos.
closeup, wetted
set #191-1314
Medium flame-curl, understated in photos.
Koa OM/Dreadnought/J AAA $195
(2) back plates 9" x 22-3/4"
(2) side plates 5" x 32-3/4"
Air dried since 1996, 16" dred pattern shown, straight grain, beautiful color-curl.
set #191-1362
Koa OM/Dreadnought/J AAA $195
(2) back plates 9" x 22-3/4"
(2) side plates 5" x 32-3/4"
Air dried since 1996, 16" dred pattern shown, straight grain, beautiful color-curl.
set #191-1362
closeup, wetted
set #191-1362
Discounted due to minor knot and back and inclusion on sides (circled in white). No extra work needed during finishing.
closeup, wetted
set #191-1362
Discounted due to minor knot and back and inclusion on sides (circled in white). No extra work needed during finishing.
Koa OM/CL AAA  $200
(2) back plates 9-1/2" x 20-1/2"
(2) side plates 5" x 32"
Air dried since 2006, 15-1/4" concert pattern shows a tight/tenable fit; rare and beautiful pomelle-quilt figure.
set #137-1132
Koa OM/CL AAA $200
(2) back plates 9-1/2" x 20-1/2"
(2) side plates 5" x 32"
Air dried since 2006, 15-1/4" concert pattern shows a tight/tenable fit; rare and beautiful pomelle-quilt figure.
set #137-1132
closeup, wetted
set #137-1132
Rare pomelle figure on back plates.
closeup, wetted
set #137-1132
Rare pomelle figure on back plates.
6-pc Koa OM/CL AA  $210
(4) top-back plates 8" x 21-3/4" (tapers to 7-5/8" width)
(2) side plates 4-3/8" x 32-1/2"
Air dried since 2006, 15-1/4" OM pattern shown, straight & vertical grain, rich colors.
set #138-1323
6-pc Koa OM/CL AA $210
(4) top-back plates 8" x 21-3/4" (tapers to 7-5/8" width)
(2) side plates 4-3/8" x 32-1/2"
Air dried since 2006, 15-1/4" OM pattern shown, straight & vertical grain, rich colors.
set #138-1323
closeup, wetted
set #138-1323
closeup, wetted
set #138-1323
Koa Parlor/0  3A-4A  $225
(2) back plates 7-1/8" x 19-1/2"
(2) side plates 4-1/4" x 33-1/2"
Air dried since 2015, 12-1/2" parlor pattern shown; full, tight fiddleback curl; vertical grain.
set #170-1175
Koa Parlor/0 3A-4A $225
(2) back plates 7-1/8" x 19-1/2"
(2) side plates 4-1/4" x 33-1/2"
Air dried since 2015, 12-1/2" parlor pattern shown; full, tight fiddleback curl; vertical grain.
set #170-1175
close.up wetted
set #170-1175
close.up wetted
set #170-1175
Koa OM/CL AAA  $235
(2) back plates 8" x 20-1/2"
(2) side plates 5-1/2" x 32-1/2" (.105" thick)
Air dried since 2014, 15-1/4" concert pattern shown, vibrant color. tight fiddleback, VG koa to make a handsome guitar.
set #178-1305
Koa OM/CL AAA $235
(2) back plates 8" x 20-1/2"
(2) side plates 5-1/2" x 32-1/2" (.105" thick)
Air dried since 2014, 15-1/4" concert pattern shown, vibrant color. tight fiddleback, VG koa to make a handsome guitar.
set #178-1305
closeup, wetted
set #178-1305
closeup, wetted
set #178-1305
6-pc Koa OM/CL AA+  $240
(4) top-back plates 8-1/4" x 23" (tapers as shown)
(2) side plates 4-3/8" x 32"
Air dried since 2006, 15-1/4" OM pattern shown, generally straight & vertical grain, rich colors.
set #138-1209
6-pc Koa OM/CL AA+ $240
(4) top-back plates 8-1/4" x 23" (tapers as shown)
(2) side plates 4-3/8" x 32"
Air dried since 2006, 15-1/4" OM pattern shown, generally straight & vertical grain, rich colors.
set #138-1209
closeup, wetted
set #138-1209
closeup, wetted
set #138-1209
Koa OM/Dreadnought AAA  $250
(2) back plates 8-7/8" x 24"
(2) side plates 5-1/4" x 32-1/2"
Air dried since 2006, 16" dred pattern shown, medium curl, generally straight and vertical grain.
set #138-1321
Koa OM/Dreadnought AAA $250
(2) back plates 8-7/8" x 24"
(2) side plates 5-1/4" x 32-1/2"
Air dried since 2006, 16" dred pattern shown, medium curl, generally straight and vertical grain.
set #138-1321
closeup, wetted
set #138-1321
closeup, wetted
set #138-1321
Koa OM/Dreadnought AAA $295
(2) back plates 8-7/8" x 22-3/4"
(2) side plates 5-1/4" x 32-1/2"
Air dried since 2006, 16" dred pattern shown, good curl, straight grain and vertical grain with rich color.
set #138-1320
Koa OM/Dreadnought AAA $295
(2) back plates 8-7/8" x 22-3/4"
(2) side plates 5-1/4" x 32-1/2"
Air dried since 2006, 16" dred pattern shown, good curl, straight grain and vertical grain with rich color.
set #138-1320
closeup, wetted
set #138-1320
closeup, wetted
set #138-1320
6-pc Koa OM/Dreadnought AAA  $315
(4) top-back plates 8-1/4" x 22-1/4" (tapering as shown)
(2) side plates 5" x 33-1/2" 
Air dried since 2006, 15-1/4" OM pattern shown, tight fiddleback curl; tight but tenable fit for dred pattern.
set #137-1295
6-pc Koa OM/Dreadnought AAA $315
(4) top-back plates 8-1/4" x 22-1/4" (tapering as shown)
(2) side plates 5" x 33-1/2"
Air dried since 2006, 15-1/4" OM pattern shown, tight fiddleback curl; tight but tenable fit for dred pattern.
set #137-1295
closeup, wetted
set #137-1295
closeup, wetted
set #137-1295
Koa OM/Dreadnought 4A $400
(2) back plates 9-1/2" x 22-1/2"
(2) side plates 4-3/4" x 34-1/2"
Air dried since 2005, 16" dreadnought pattern shown, premium crinkle curl, medium orange-brown.
set #120-1368
Koa OM/Dreadnought 4A $400
(2) back plates 9-1/2" x 22-1/2"
(2) side plates 4-3/4" x 34-1/2"
Air dried since 2005, 16" dreadnought pattern shown, premium crinkle curl, medium orange-brown.
set #120-1368
closeup, wetted
set #120-1368
closeup, wetted
set #120-1368
Koa OM/CL 5A  $485
(2) back plates 8-1/2" x 20-38" (sawn .125")
(2) side plates 4-5/8" x 33-1/2" (taper to 4" width)
Air dried since 2005, 15-1/4" concert pattern shown; premium color and fiddleback curl, straight and vertical grain.
set #118-1318
Koa OM/CL 5A $485
(2) back plates 8-1/2" x 20-38" (sawn .125")
(2) side plates 4-5/8" x 33-1/2" (taper to 4" width)
Air dried since 2005, 15-1/4" concert pattern shown; premium color and fiddleback curl, straight and vertical grain.
set #118-1318
closeup, wetted
set #118-1318
Tiny tight knot seen at upper bout; similar tiny tight knot at lower bout of sides; no extra attention required during finishing. Price includes 100-grit sanding—backs to .115" and sides to .100"
closeup, wetted
set #118-1318
Tiny tight knot seen at upper bout; similar tiny tight knot at lower bout of sides; no extra attention required during finishing. Price includes 100-grit sanding—backs to .115" and sides to .100"
Koa OM/CL 4A-5A  $525
(2) back plates 8-1/8" x 20-3/8" (sanded .110")
(2) side plates 4-5/8" x 33-1/2" (sanded .090")
Air dried since 2005, 15-1/4" concert pattern shown; premium color and fiddleback curl, straight and vertical grain.
set #118-1340
Koa OM/CL 4A-5A $525
(2) back plates 8-1/8" x 20-3/8" (sanded .110")
(2) side plates 4-5/8" x 33-1/2" (sanded .090")
Air dried since 2005, 15-1/4" concert pattern shown; premium color and fiddleback curl, straight and vertical grain.
set #118-1340
closeup, spritzed w/water
set #118-1340

Tiny knot at upper bout, requires no attention during finishing. Sides taper to 4-1/4" width.
closeup, spritzed w/water
set #118-1340

Tiny knot at upper bout, requires no attention during finishing. Sides taper to 4-1/4" width.
4A & 5A koa sets
Very limited supply; please inquire.
set #118-773
4A & 5A koa sets
Very limited supply; please inquire.
set #118-773
4A-5A koa sides
set #118-773
4A-5A koa sides
set #118-773

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