Goncal Alves (Tigerwood) GONC0004
Goncalo Alves (Tigerwood)
Location: Mexico southward to Brazil
Average dry weight= 57 lbs/ft3
Janka hardness 2,170 lbf
Measurements :18.5 x 2 x 2
Goncalo Alves This was once a commonly used wood by the likes of Bear and Ben Pearson. Most commonly available kiln dried and relatively inexpensive, Tigerwood is stable and works well for both risers and veneers. Typical color is a peachy orange with medium to dark brown stripes. in time, the orange will brown slightly.