Description of Hardwood

Below are pictures and descriptions of the hardwoods, bamboo, and superaction woods we offer.  

Disclaimer: These samples are intended for the sole purpose of providing our customer with a reasonable approximation of what each wood may look like. Every piece of wood is unique. The finished appearance of your bow will vary depending on the individual piece of wood. Diamondback Archery will not guarantee the color or grain pattern in any piece of  wood.

Ash

ASH – Light colored like Maple, but with appearance like Red Elm.

Bocote Flat Grain

BOCOTE Flat Grain (sometimes called Mexican Rosewood) – Dark brown with a rosewood grain.

Bocote Edge Grain

BOCOTE Edge Grain

Bubinga

BUBINGA – Reddish-brown with lines of dark purple.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cherry

CHERRY – Finished Cherry is a beautiful salmon pink to reddish color, that with time, only improves in color.

Curly Maple

CURLY MAPLE – Blonde in color.

Hard Maple

HARD MAPLE – Blonde in color.

Jatoba

JATOBA -(Also known as Brazilian Cherry) Tan/salmon color with black accent stripes, that in time, turn to a deep rich red color.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Padauk

PADAUK – Vivid reddish orange color that with time turns to a purplish-rose colored hue with age and exposure.

Purple Heart

PURPLE HEART – Blood purple in color.

Red Elm Edge Grain

. RED ELM Edge Grain – Reddish-brown to dark brown with veins.

Red Elm Edge Grain (2)

RED ELM Edge Grain (2)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Red Elm Flat Grain

. RED ELM Flat Grain – Reddish-brown to dark brown with rings.

Red Elm Flat Grain (2)

RED ELM Flat Grain (2)

Black Walnut

WALNUT – Brown to dark purple in color.

Wenge

WENGE – Rich coffee-colored hue and dark caramel colored vein patterns.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Action-Boo Amber

ACTION BOO AMBER – laminated Cane Bamboo.

Action-Boo Natural

ACTION BOO NATURAL – laminated Cane Bamboo.

Cane Bamboo

CANE BAMBOO – Natural in color with visible nodes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coreflex Superaction Brown Edge Grain

SUPERACTION BROWN Edge Grain – laminated Yellow Birch.

Coreflex Superaction Brown Flat Grain

SUPERACTION BROWN Flat Grain – laminated Yellow Birch.

Coreflex Superaction Coffee Edge Grain

SUPERACTION COFFEE Edge Grain – laminated Yellow Birch.

Coreflex Superaction Coffee Flat Grain

SUPERACTION COFFEE Flat Grain – laminated Yellow Birch.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coreflex Superaction Gray Edge Grain

SUPERACTION GRAY    Edge Grain – laminated Yellow Birch.

Coreflex Superaction Gray Flat Grain

SUPERACTION GRAY     Flat Grain – laminated Yellow Birch.

Coreflex Superaction Green Mountain Camo Edge Grain

SUPERACTION GREEN MOUNTAIN CAMO         Edge Grain – laminated Yellow Birch.

Coreflex Superaction Green Mountain Camo Flat Grain

SUPERACTION GREEN MOUNTAIN CAMO         Flat Grain – laminated Yellow Birch.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Coreflex Superaction Olive Green Edge Grain

SUPERACTION OLIVE GREEN Edge Grain – laminated Yellow Birch.

Coreflex Superaction Olive Green Flat Grain

SUPERACTION OLIVE GREEN Flat Grain – laminated Yellow Birch.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EBIARA (RED ZEBRA) – Color is a deep reddish brown, frequently with darker black streaks and
stripes.

SHEDUA – This African hardwood ranges from medium tan to dark brown. It is reasonably tight-grained
and dense.

ZEBRA – Straw color to dark brown with darker brown stripes.