Blackwood microsmoother

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Tiny smoothing plane made from Blackwood,Pink Ivory,beef bone & Osage Orange with sterling silver locating pins for the side panels.2mm thick 14mm wide O-1 tool steel iron bedded at 40 degrees.Bone crosspin with silver endcaps.

For my non-UK LJ’s that coin is 22mm in diameter.

-- "Without deviation from the norm, progress is not possible." ~ Frank Zappa

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#1 posted 1816 days ago

Goodness this is tiny! That coin is about the size of our US nickle. This is beautiful. What do you use it for? What type of projects?

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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#2 posted 1815 days ago

Thats cool looks great whatever 22mm is.

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 1814 days ago

Really nice looking plane.

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#4 posted 1814 days ago

The Blackwood plane is great. I love the decorative look to the silver pins and the inlay in the Pink Ivory.

Jim 25 MM is about 1 inch.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware †

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#5 posted 1746 days ago

i like this nice for edges.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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