View Full Version : Redwood top thickness

09-09-2014, 12:28 PM
I build guitars and fiddles and have started a concert uke for my granddaughter. It will have cherry back, sides and neck with a redwood top. I am ready to take the redwood top down to final thickness and would like some advice on the recommended thickness range for a redwood top on a concert size uke. Thanx, Pals, Vic.

Kent Chasson
09-09-2014, 02:14 PM
The stiffness of Redwood is all over the map. More than just about any other species, target thickness should depend on the specific piece of wood.