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Small wooden hand plane

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Project by TheWoodYogi posted 06-13-2017 09:43 PM 623 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first wooden hand plane :)
Maple and Hickory body with Apple wedge and handle. 13cm long by 4cm wide. The blade was the only usable thing from an old plane.
I am happy with how it works and I can now see how plane making is addictive.

-- Wood Yogi - Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success. - Swami Sivananda





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John

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#1 posted 06-13-2017 10:39 PM

Looks like an awesome little machine Chris, well done!

-- John, Sunshine Coast, BC, Canada.

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woodshaver Tony C

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#2 posted 06-14-2017 04:20 AM

Excellent looking little hand plane! That wood curling out is proof that it works well! Nice job!

-- St Augustine FL, Experience is the sum of our mistakes!

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doubleDD

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#3 posted 06-14-2017 04:46 AM

Nice job on the plane. The blade is all you need.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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TheWoodYogi

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#4 posted 06-14-2017 06:01 AM

Thanks everyone :)

-- Wood Yogi - Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success. - Swami Sivananda

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#5 posted 06-14-2017 01:56 PM

Very cool. :)

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

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helluvawreck

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#6 posted 06-14-2017 02:14 PM

This is a nice shop-built tool.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- 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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