..This is your WOOD TONE Scale... at your fingertips
These are the Wood Tone properties of some trees that make them especially suited for wooden musical instruments.
..I recommend that only trees that are EXACTLY in harmony with the Wood Tone Scale be used for wooden musical instruments. For each violin part, there is one particular Wood Tone preferred; there appears to be about a 5% loss in tonal quality for each step away from that ideal.
..However, ANY wood on this Wood Tone Scale, with a preferred # 22 Rub Tone property will do well on a wooden musical instrument.
..This wood property is generated by a tap with the first knuckle of the middle finger or by a leather mallet (see 'useful tools' section.)
..These recordings are made on my Wood Tone Scale tool at my violin shop in Salem, Oregon, USA October, 2017 A.D.