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Krenov-style hand plane

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Project by grumpystumpy posted 03-01-2010 02:59 AM 3345 views 9 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Started to build a Krenov hand plane, following David Finck’s article from FWW, over Christmas. Finally got to finishing up the job this weekend. The cheeks are Purpleheart, laminated onto maple. 2” Hock blade from Lee Valley. A few coats of wax, and its taking razor thin shavings!!!





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jayjay

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#1 posted 03-01-2010 03:03 AM

Excellent job on that plane, that’s something that’s been on my “to do” list for some time. Nicely done.

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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Walt

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#2 posted 03-01-2010 03:05 AM

Very, very nice. Excellent job!

-- Walt, Ohio

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#3 posted 03-01-2010 03:26 AM

Reminds me of an old roadster. Sweet looking plane.

-- Failure is the road to success if you learn to learn from your mistakes - Vince, Greenville, SC

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#4 posted 03-01-2010 03:37 AM

Great little plane. Hock blade and chip breaker?

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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#5 posted 03-01-2010 03:40 AM

Wow, almost too pretty to use. Cool project!

-- Bob A in NJ

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#6 posted 03-01-2010 04:11 AM

Looking good. I’m still working on my first one. I think Finck makes Krenov style planes ;)

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#7 posted 03-01-2010 04:36 AM

Yes, 2” Hock plane from Lee Valley. And it is a Krenov plane, from David Finck’s plans…

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#8 posted 03-01-2010 04:40 AM

great plane

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

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#9 posted 03-13-2010 12:17 AM

very nice

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#10 posted 03-16-2010 12:20 AM

homemade tools are speciel to use

well done

Dennis

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#11 posted 12-29-2010 01:53 PM

Nice old car plane.

-- The works of evil people are not the problem. It is the "Good" people standing by and watching not speaking up. Dubsaloon

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