By Double Dog Studios
This app is only available on the App Store for iOS devices.
I.D. Wood is a past iTunes Staff Favorites and here is what others are saying about I.D. Wood:
"Turn your already awesome iPhone into the best thing ever, with a decent wood guidebook." Sal Vaglica, This Old House
"With the I.D. Wood app for your iPhone, you'll look like a pro every time." BobVilla.com
"A well devised reference tool for those on the run, and also those perplexed by Bruce Hoadley’s work." Curated Magazine
"A must for any green builder or customer who is conscious about the materials they are going to buy....this app should be de rigueur." Charles and Hudson
"Remember the classic wood info and identification books on your shelf? This is the electronic version of those resources – somewhat easier to carry around in your pocket." Woodworker's Journal
I.D. Wood is your Pocket Guide to Woods from around the world with full screen samples and detailed information for over 200 different woods.
The standalone application will work with or without an Internet connection so that the samples and information are always at your fingertips. From the basic to the exotic, I.D. Wood turns your mobile device into a virtual guidebook for seasoned woodworkers, cabinet makers, designers, artists, architects, collectors, antique dealers, hobbyists, gunsmiths, musicians, homeowners, boat builders, carpenters and others.
I.D. Wood includes the following:
Over 200 High Quality Full-Screen Wood Samples (raw cut and non-finished)
* Species Names
* Botanical Names
* Other Names
* Wood Origins
* Wood Descriptions
* Woodworking Properties
* Common Uses
* Janka Hardness
I.D. Wood also features:
* Wood Glossary of over 90 terms
* Illustrations of Lumber Cutting Techniques
* Full text Search Tools
* Advanced Search
* Category Navigation
* Lumber Information
* Dimensional Lumber Conversions
* Thickness Measuring Screen
* Pilot Hole Reference
* Nail Size Reference
* Janka Hardness Scale
* Specific Gravity
* Lumber Grading Tables
* Board Feet calculator
I.D. Wood allows a user to quickly browse by Wood Samples, Species Names or Other Names to aide in quick identification. Categories allow for quickly finding woods of a particular use, durability or sustainable status.
We continue to add new types of wood in future updates.
What's New in Version 4.1.0
* Updated for compatibility with iOS 10 and above.
* Improved usability and sharing.
This is an outstanding reference app for anyone who works with wood or wants to learn about the wood in our lives and worth every cent. It would be very cool to be able to take a picture of wood and have the app identify it, but that may be next to impossible to do, given the complexity in identifying wood. This is the next best thing, and you get to learn about other similar woods along the way. Nicely done, and highly recommended.
- Category: Reference
- Updated: Jun 30, 2017
- Version: 4.1.0
- Size: 56.7 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Double Dog Studios
- © 2009-2017 Jordan Silberman, Double Dog Studios
Compatibility: Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.