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Building a wooden block plane

03-03-2015 08:06 AM by madts | 4 comments »

I have always wanted to make a wood plane. A friend of mine, a picker, got me some blades not too long ago. I also had a block of Walnut wanting to be cut up. Next on to the body parts and the sides. Now I can start laying out the geometry. This is the rod to be used 3/8”. Sorry no Brass this time.. Final layout. This is the fun part , the glue up. Now we are almost there. All the body parts. Et viola. The finished product. This was surprising easy, that I can see me making several of these beasts. Just to suit my needs.After the blade went through the Tormek, this baby planes like a gem.If you should have a spare blade laying around, you should gi...

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