Average Tree Size: 65-100 ft (20-30 m) tall, 3-5 ft trunk diameter
Janka Hardness: 1,170 lbf
Average Dried Weight: 38 lbs/ft3
Scientific Name: Acacia koa
Reliably and ethically sourced from Australia, the Koa Wood family is well known for its use guitars and various instruments. Koa can be recognized by its pale to sometimes dark brown color, with darker tight woven grain patterns throughout. This moderately tight-grained wood combined with its lighter color makes for great engraving legibility.