Quote Originally Posted by JohnArs View Post
As an ex woodworker I'm missing Oak on the list, one of the most durable wood, its the best wood for many things.
But for a camera maybe I would take Walnut or Ashwood.

Cherrs Armin
I used Oak for my first DIY camera, but found it hard to machine (I'm not an experienced woodworker), and prone to splitting. But I like it's "look and feel".