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    Every now and then I run into a piece of wood I can't identify or want to know more about before using it. I have been thinking about getting a book on identifying and describing different kinds of wood.

    Does anyone have any recommendations? I would like to see color pictures of the wood and get a description from a woodworker's point of view.


  • #2
    Here's a site that shows the different veneers. Just out your mouse over the sample and it wil identify it.



    • #3
      Thanks, Great Site!

      Thanks Harris, what a great site!



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