Wood Identification & Use

by Terry Porter

Wood Identification & Use Synopsis

More than 200 timber species are described in this lavishly illustrated, compact edition of U.K. author Terry Porter's best-selling book. There are handsome colour photographs of each species, and reliable data on working properties, seasoning requirements and typical uses. A further 200 species are listed in brief, and there is a comprehensive index. Aimed squarely at the individual or small-scale user, whether professional or amateur, the book includes woods used in cabinetmaking, joinery, carpentry, turning and carving.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781861088550
Publication date: 1st March 2012
Author: Terry Porter
Publisher: Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 288 pages
Categories: DIY: carpentry & woodworking,

About Terry Porter

A professional woodworker and former editor of GMC's best-selling Woodturning magazine, Terry Porter has brought a lifetime's practical experience to the writing of this book. He lives in Lincolnshire.

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