Sapele as a tonewood?

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Sapele as a tonewood?

Postby Gravity on Thu Jul 02, 2009 2:19 am

I was working with some Sapele today for a project around the house and it's stunningly beautiful... I have enough leftover at 1 3/4" to make a tele style body... Any thoughts?

I know it's similar to Mahogany, but does it sound similar... I was thinking, Thinline tele style body... quilted maple top with a sapele body...

Anyone?
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