GMC Books

Wood for Woodturners

Wood for Woodturners
  • Publishing: Autumn 04
  • Pub month: November
  • ISBN-13: 9781861083241
  • Author: Mark Baker
  • Price: £16.99
  • Binding: PB
  • No. of pages: 192
  • Photos: 317 colour photographs
  • Dimensions: 276 x 210 mm
  • Colour : Full colour throughout

Wood for Woodturners

A guide to different woods catering specifically for turners. Fifty turning woods from around the world are described in detail and colour photographs illustrate varieties of grain and figure. A further 100 woods are considered more briefly, with colour photographs for identification. Baker gives valuable advice on buying and seasoning timber, examples of finished work and a handy guide to wood terminology.