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Rosewood Maple Krenov style plane

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Project by Andre posted 03-13-2017 04:27 PM 294 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Found a Hock Iron hiding in the shop and decided to make a small block/smoother plane. Rosewood cheeks with Maple Infill and brass pin (after I messed up the carved Maple cross pin), Made the bed angle about 38 degrees hoping to get some Low Angle cut effect? Cuts okay but think I prefer my Veritas DX60 on end grain! Rubbed in a couple of coats of Veritas French polish to seal with wax on the sole.

-- Lifting one end of the plank.





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helluvawreck

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#1 posted 03-13-2017 06:55 PM

That’s a good lookin’ plane. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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kiefer

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#2 posted 03-13-2017 07:02 PM

I like it !
Nothing like shop made planes and the good feeling you get when the work perfectly.

Klaus

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Jerry

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#3 posted 03-13-2017 07:34 PM

Beautiful Andre. I’ve been thinking about making a plane but haven’t had the courage to tackle it. This is a really fine looking piece of work. Congratulations!

-- There are good ships and there are wood ships, the ships that sail the sea, but the best ships are friendships and may they always be. http://geraldlhunsucker.com/

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#4 posted 03-14-2017 11:57 PM

Looking great Andre! I’m going to get started making some more planes as soon as I finish my tool chest.

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