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Wood Identification & Use

Wood Identification & Use

Author: Terry Porter
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Description

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.

Author description

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.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781861088550
  • : Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd
  • : Guild of Master Craftsman Publications Ltd
  • : February 2012
  • : 200mm X 150mm
  • : May 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : Compact ed
  • : 288
  • : full colour illustrations throughout, 223 illustrations, 402 photographs
  • : Terry Porter