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Infill Plane Kit Build #1: After fitting and peening

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Blog entry by BigJohn posted 12-16-2010 01:32 AM 4786 reads 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I bought a shoulder plane kit and started the build.

Now I am working on the infill material. I can’t decide between ebony or the cocobolo stock that came with the kit. It has been pretty straightforward so far. Nice instruction manual. I really hate they went out of business.



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KayBee

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#1 posted 12-16-2010 01:44 AM

So, who was the company anyway?

-- Karen - a little bit of stupid goes a long way

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BigJohn

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#2 posted 12-16-2010 02:10 AM

Sorry about that. It was Legacy Planes. I got the kit as they were liquidating their stock.

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#3 posted 12-16-2010 05:39 AM

I have been considering starting my own company to build kits but I get discouraged every time I hear something like this. There was another company, Shetland I think, go out of business a few years ago. Why do you think this happens?

-- Mike, Western New York

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#4 posted 12-16-2010 06:58 AM

Why? Too much supply and not enough demand?

-- “Once more unto the breach, dear friends...” Henry V - Act III, Scene I

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