Finally did a bit of work on the wedge and a blade. The wedge was fashioned from a piece of Jacaranda (light cream/pink in colour). A nice contrast to the deep red/brown of the body. In shaping the wedge, I ensured initially that there was an even...
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OK…...I’ve now pulled the clamps from the glued plane. Looking really good and I’ve given the whole plane a sanding with 240 grit paper. Re-sanded the sole with series of sandpapers (up to 600grit) over an absolutely flat granite...
Having now made my first hand plane, I was eager to try something a little more challenging. Something about the shape and delicacy of the components that made up a shoulder plane (and in particular the small shoulder planes that Mafe had been pla...