Finding Figured Woods
Finding figured woods is post about Lumber Materials bookmarked by dale with ID 1520680026 was uploaded on 17-01-2019 and has been viewed 111,823 times.
Synopsis: To learn how to work figured wood, Lane DeCamp researched the mill business and talked to professional cabinetmakers about how they built their wood stashes.Here he shares information on maple, since that's what he uses most.
He advises going where the trees are to buy lumber, and he offers advice on looking at a stack and how to cart your selections away.The article includes descriptions and photos of figured woods, such as soft curly maple, hard curly maple, blistered and quilted maple, bird's-eye maple, and worm scars.
Side information covers lumberyard etiquette...