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Project by icemanhank posted 07-11-2015 05:19 AM 1147 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi there,

I have finished my mini plane and it works very nicely. It is made from scrap in the bin at my woodworking club, I think the sides are Banksia and the centre section Jarrah.

I cut the blade from an old plane blade using a Dremmel and had a small piece of round brass in my shed.

It was a fun project that was inspired from the pages of LJ, I did two while I was at it and still need to cut a blade and finish off this ones wee brother.

-- "These are my principles. And if you don't like them, I have others." ... Cheers, David from Sydney Australia





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 07-11-2015 01:00 PM

Neat plane, Hank!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 07-11-2015 01:07 PM

That is a nice tool. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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kiefer

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#3 posted 07-11-2015 02:12 PM

Looks nice but how big is it and where are the shavings ? LOL
Looks like you got enough iron left for a few more .

Klaus

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#4 posted 07-11-2015 03:16 PM

Great Little Project! Want to build some myself! Thanks For The Inspiration!

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CFrye

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#5 posted 07-11-2015 08:28 PM

Love the mini tools, especially the shop made variety! Thanks for sharing.

-- God bless, Candy

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icemanhank

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#6 posted 07-12-2015 01:07 AM

Here you go Klaus :-)


Looks nice but how big is it and where are the shavings ? LOL
Looks like you got enough iron left for a few more .

Klaus

- kiefer


-- "These are my principles. And if you don't like them, I have others." ... Cheers, David from Sydney Australia

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madts

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#7 posted 07-12-2015 03:18 AM

I like it. Great to have in the bib for cleaning up.

Madts.

-- Thor and Odin are still the greatest of Gods.

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