Materials

Wood

Types of wood

The types of wood is endless but there are a few popular ones I list below

Hardwoods

Different types of hardwoods have very different machining qualities even within the same species

Oak

Oak can vary in grain quality from the same tree going from a tight grain to a loose grain in the same board

Cherry

Basswood/Lime

Sapele

Mahogany

Softwoods

Pine

Plastics

Acrylics