|This article is about an older version of DF.|
Wood crafter is the skill associated with the woodcrafting labor. Woodcrafters make wooden crafts, bolts, nest boxes, jugs, pots and hives at a craftsdwarf's workshop. As with other crafting skills, higher skill means faster performance and higher item quality.
Because wood has a low material value, and is very useful for other purposes, a woodcrafter is somewhat less useful than a stonecrafter or bone carver. However, if wood is plentiful, then wooden bolts can be a useful supplement to bone for
training purposes a merciless slaughter early on, due to the bug which allows even wooden bolts to penetrate adamantium consistently. Bug:5516.
Note that wooden cups, instruments, or toys can only be made using the job manager, as the craftsdwarf's workshop interface does not permit selecting them.