Wood for Woodturners (revised edition) is the updated edition of the successful book by Mark Baker catering specifically to the turner. The book describes 42 of the world’s most important woods for turning and goes into great detail with regard to physical characteristics, working qualities and availability. Color photographs throughout illustrate different qualities of grain and figure, and there are attractive examples of finished work to provide inspiration. An additional 124 other woods are considered briefly. This revised edition is fully updated throughout with new images and a resources section, and it also includes new material on green wood and sustainability. 192 pages, Softcover, Copyright 2016, ISBN: 978-1-78494-126-0.
- Discover 42 of the most important woods for turning
- An additional 124 woods are considered
- Finished works provide inspiration