African mahogany is carefully selected and graded. It is then sawed in half and planed to provide identically matched grain on the port and starboard sides of the hull. Painstaking care is taken in the selection of wood for planking to insure that the grain and color for each plank matches the one next to it. This provides the owner with a Gar Wood that is built to emphasize the beauty of each individual plank as well as the beauty of the entire hull. [more]