Africa Mahogany Series used African Mahogany as a top, back and side wood.
African Mahogany - African mahogany has amber like brownish streaks. It a type of tonewood can be easily seasoned and is very stable to work with. It comes in a straighter grain which is great for an effective clear tonal transfer and it gives players a strong mid-range presence and a wonderful warmer overtone.
Top, back and sides are all solid wood. aNueNue uses wood that has been naturally air dried wood and are season for many years before even being put into production. All our solid woods are used for our high end pieces. All aNueNue’s solid wood pieces require time to open up and will develop an overall distinguished more complex harmonic tone quality.
The abalone and wooden rosette was designed for the elegant look. Rosewood binding was added for better protection to the body.
The Africa Mahogany Series has a classical headstock design made with a rosewood veneer in mother of pearl logo. The aNueNue custom tuners with 1:16 gear ratio for precise tuning.
Rosewood is a hard tone wood that with open pores. It's a stable wood to be a fretboard, and also adaptable to climate changes. The 20-fret design, allows for endless tonal possibilities.
Bridge / Saddle
The smiley-shaped rosewood bridge helps support the string tension. The buffalo bone for the nut which is very hard and articulate. This helps the strings to vibrate and to have a deep resonance. The compensated saddle designed to provide the accurate intonation and produce the correctly pitched note.