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"New Hakaranda" that appeared to replace Hakaranda (See Vol.2)
Luxury rosewoods, which are called, are now rare materials.
Meanwhile, "Post Hakaranda" materials that appeared.
Many are already rare materials,
Various rare rosewood species are used by various manufacturers.
There are many things with good acoustic characteristics,
Some of them are trading side by side with Hakaranda ...!
This time we will introduce a part of it!

Although it is not included in the tree species "rosewood", it is a genuine rosewood that belongs to the same genus Dalbergia as Hakaranda and other rosewood species.
It is counted as one of the wood called "Lawn Rosewood", and is widely used, from major manufacturers such as Martin and Taylor to high -end private workers.
Compared to other rosewood, the redness is strong, and the exotic heather that is comparable to Hakaranda is very beautiful.
The glossy and juicy sound that is harder, harder, has a low center of gravity and has a low center of gravity is a very high -quality sound compared to other rosewood species.
It has been exposed to an extinction crisis and has already been traded at a high price as a rare material.

Martin D-45

Martin's highest peak D-45.
In recent years, various reprints, custom models, and limited models have been released.
In recent years, the luxury rank has been created in addition to Madagascar Rose and a model that uses a cocobolo.


This is a 2012 made in 2012, D-45 CTM-D style42 COCOBOLO.

This unit of D-42 style is the top of the high-end material Italian Alpine Plus.
The straight and transparent heather is beautiful, and the bright reddish part and the darkness of the dark and dark part are clear.
The hard and hard sound is enough power and the best.
It is a custom model that is not produced by regulars because the material is rare.

Taylor

Taylor is now popular among overseas acoustic guitars alongside Martin and Gibson.
It is not a traditional style, but features a guitar that incorporates modern elements so that it can be adapted to modern music, such as a model equipped with a preamplifier, cutaway, and bolt onoon.
Despite innovation such as incorporating computer control methods, it has a reputation for wood's commitment, and various models have developed and gained popularity.

This is made in 2002, 714CE LTD.

GA shape of Cutaway on the smallest body in Japan.
TAYLOR regularly sells limited productions, and rare materials are often used in luxury models.

It is easy to play with Taylor with high preparation accuracy and matches a very good response, and has a bright and good reaction, but also gives you a moist and wet texture.

Kamatiro is also called "Mexican Kingwood". Generally famous Kingwood (BRAZILIAN KINGWOOD), Mexico is likely to be pointed out, and it is a wood with little information. This is also a genuine rosewood species (Dalbergia), like this, and features a bright purple heather.
It features an exotic heather similar to a cocobor, and is very beautiful compared to other species.
High specific gravity, hard and dry texture. It is a galan and features a firm sound.

YOKOYAMA GUITARS

Former Morrs's craftman, Masaru Yokoyama, who is also known for developing the MORRIS S series, has set up a workshop in Nagano and manufactures alone.
It is often supported by technical players such as finger pickers, and each guitar made with high -level woodworking technology has individuality.
You can feel the warmth. It features a wide range of guitars using rare materials that other manufacturers do not use much.

This is one of the popular models of YOKOYAMA GUITARS, SJF-WC from the SJF series.

A combination of small jumbo and flow rentalin cutaway, a beautifully used Kamatiro material.
Three -piece back with exotic heather eyes flowing endlessly.
The way to enter the sap is also cool.
Currently, there are almost no acoustic brands that use Kamatiro wood in addition to YOKOYAMA GUITARS, and it is a unique guitar sound that other manufacturers cannot.

This is the back of the AR-GC of the most popular model AR series from the same Yokoyama Guitars.

Very rare wood pickup that is made with "almost" sap while two pieces back. The appearance of burning heather eyes and pure white saps is very unique.

In Yokoyama's workshop, it may be difficult to obtain materials because of the rare materials, so it is regularly produced and ordered to manufacture and order the Kamatilo model, and it is limited when the material can be secured. In recent years, there are many back materials of 3 to 5 pieces, indicating the difficulty of obtaining materials.

The standard Japanese name is rosewood called "Citan".
The scientific name, Dalbergia Cochinchinensis itself, is also distributed in Thailand and Vietnam.
Also known as: Thai Rosewood, Vietnam Rosewood, Siamese Rosewood, Pion, etc., the names will vary depending on the country of origin. Here is a description of Cambodian Roswood native to Cambodia.

Water Road Guitars

A high -end guitar brand Water Road Guitars that the people who know the builder make it.
"Water Road" means a direct translation of the "water path", and it is said that Masuda's main business is a water supply industry.

In addition to the original design and inlays, we make guitars that can be seen in various ways, such as incorporating carbon into reinforcements to practically a thin neck.

This is Libero Arte, a small jumbo type of Water Road Guitars.

This is the workshop that uses a variety of rare materials depending on the model, but this is a very valuable Cambodian Rosewood.
There are few manufacturers used in acoustic guitars,
It is a valuable one to experience the sound of this material.
While resembling Indian Rose Wood, the heather eyes featuring unique redness and knob are beautiful, and the book match part can also see the saps.
An individual that has a woody and wide range with a woody, dense sound, and a loud volume without the bottom.
You can get a glimpse of the potential of Cambodian Rosewood.

Postscript

This time, such as Madagascar Rose and Hong Rose
We have introduced rare rosewood species that are active in the shadows of New Hakaranda!
New Hakaranda is no longer
It is not an alternative, but is worth it and is useful!
Despite being very suitable for musical instruments
The number of units is small, and there are few manufacturers that are adopted.
It's too rare to collect information. 。 。
And the attacks of post Hakaranda are still going on. 。 。

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