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Wood movement diagram Wood shrinks most in direction of annual growth rings - tangentially 1/2 as much across the rings - radially Very little along grain - longitudinally Shrinkage greater in heavier pieces than in lighter pieces Expansion and contraction of wood members from temp change is not an important design consideration Glulam members shrink less than sawn timber members

Wood movement diagram Wood shrinks most in direction of annual growth rings…

7 Things You MUST Know About Wood Before You Build or Refinish a Project - It's not as simple as just buying a piece of wood and building it. You have to consider how that wood is going to react in your environment. How much is the wood going to expand and contract? Here are the 7 things you should consider. - Thrift Diving

Understanding Wood: 7 Things You MUST Know Before You Build With Wood

7 Things You MUST Know About Wood Before You Build or Refinish a Project - It's not as simple as just buying a piece of wood and building it. You have to consider how that wood is going to react in your environment. How much is the wood going to expand an

Familiarity with #tree types and #wood grain is one of the most important skills of #woodworking.

52 types of wood and the trees they come from

Because natural world of wood is so perfectly unpredictable and varied, familiarity with tree types and wood grain is one of the most important skills of woodworking.

gregmelander: BENDING WOOD A cool way to cut wood so it is flexible. via Pinterest:

German company Dukta makes flexible wood panels for architecture/interiors. They have different perforations and patterns for different looks and functions, as well as range of flexibility.

Understanding Wood - Things You Should Know Before You Refinish or Build Furniture - Thrift Diving Blog 2

Understanding Wood: 7 Things You MUST Know Before You Build With Wood

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