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Project by bigike posted 10-04-2009 02:59 AM 2085 views 4 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

this is a plane i made from a kit that came with everything to do it u just have to put it together and shape the wood i think the wood is mahogany the sides are brass though the blade and chipbreaker is hock.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 10-04-2009 03:04 AM

Looks great, hows it work?

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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bigike

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#2 posted 10-04-2009 03:17 AM

this plane works great i just hate that u have to adjust it with a mallet/plane hammer but when u get it just right and i do mean just right and the blade is sharp u can the whispy shaveings your suposed to get as long as your not planeing reverse grain like on figured maple or a burl.

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop, http://www.icombadaniels@yahoo.com

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ToddE

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#3 posted 10-04-2009 03:49 AM

Your picture looks like a cake with those super thin shavings lightly sprinkled on top! MMMMMMMmmmmmm yummy! Nice job! I love it!

-- Allegheny Woodshop

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stefang

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#4 posted 10-04-2009 04:49 PM

Nice plane. Who makes the kit? Does the hock blade and chipbreaker come with the kit?

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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huff

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#5 posted 10-04-2009 06:06 PM

Turned out great, Nice job.

-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com

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JuniorJoiner

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#6 posted 10-05-2009 02:36 AM

i’m confused, how does it work? I don’t see a crosspin, what holds the blade in place? where does the cap screw sit, I don’t see a slot.

-- Junior -Quality is never an accident-it is the reward for the effort involved.

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Tony Ennis

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#7 posted 11-10-2009 05:09 AM

Looks like the blade is tightened with a bolt from the bottom and the chipbreaker is the nut.

-- Tony

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stefang

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#8 posted 11-10-2009 11:31 AM

I suspect that the screw tightens to the back of the blade. There is probably a recess in the wood behind the blade to accommodate the screw head. Fun to guess at it anyway.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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