H. Arnold Wood Turning can provide a variety of both Hardwoods and Softwoods Species

What is Hardwood vs. Softwood?

Hardwoods are typically trees that lose their leaves annually, whereas softwoods remain evergreen. Hardwoods are usually more dense than softwoods. The more dense the wood the stronger and more durable it is.

Typical Hardwood Species

 

  • Ash

  • Basswood

  • Beech

  • Birch

  • Mahogany

 

 

 

 

  • Maple

  • Oak

  • Poplar

  • Sycamore

  • Walnut

 

 

Typical Softwood Species

 

  • Ponderossa Pine

  • Southern Yellow Pine

  • White Pine

 

 

  • Cypress

  • Douglas Fir

  • Spruce