With satin walnut, pine, American white-wood, gouging is not a difficult matter.
For handwork in school, and for toy-making generally, satin walnut machine-planed can be had in the following useful sizes.
Wood sometimes commercially known as satin walnut and sometimes as star-leaved gum.
Fig. 276 (A) shows another method that answers well for soft woods such as pine, American whitewood and satin walnut.
These elephants can be cut with the fret-saw from satin walnut (¼ inch thick).