Precision cut to tolerances of 0.0002 In. or less. Basswood is a domestic wood cut in Northern Michigan and Wisconsin, and is desired because of its economy, workability, and finishing qualities. Close, tight homogeneous grain structure makes it ideal for a wide variety of hobby, craft, and miniature projects. Thin Basswood can be cut with a hobby knife, thicker Basswood requires a saw for cutting. Can be stained or painted to represent any wood type.