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New Little Good Pieces blog post: Grooving Planes 4 - Tweaking and Tuning

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Blog entry by TheGravedigger posted 05-27-2011 05:49 PM 1131 reads 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

There’s a new Little Good Pieces blog post: Grooving Planes 4 – Tweaking and Tuning. I put everything together and make final adjustments. Check it out!

http://littlegoodpieces.wordpress.com/2011/05/27/grooving-planes-4-tweaking-and-tuning/

-- Robert - Visit my woodworking blog: http://littlegoodpieces.wordpress.com



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Bertha

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#1 posted 05-27-2011 05:52 PM

These are fantastic and I’ve been lurking along while I’m building my 37.5 degree shoulder plane. One of these might be in my future!

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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#2 posted 05-27-2011 11:26 PM

Check out this months issue of Fine Woodworking.Their is plans for grooving 2 planes just like yours.Are you the author?

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TheGravedigger

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#3 posted 05-28-2011 12:57 AM

No, that’s Matt Kinney, and my planes are based on his. My first post on the subject references the online version of that article. His planes are 1/8” for doing small drawers, while mine were adapted to 1/4” to do standard-sized drawers. Other than that, they are practically identical.

-- Robert - Visit my woodworking blog: http://littlegoodpieces.wordpress.com

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#4 posted 05-28-2011 01:24 PM

great looking planes :-)
and thank´s for sharing the thought of making the body slightly larger to fit the hands

Dennis

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#5 posted 05-28-2011 02:17 PM

Thats even better, nice job! I think I will construct a couple of thees baby’s!

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