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Renovated old wooden German hand plane

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Project by TheWoodYogi posted 06-24-2017 08:30 PM 1365 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I bought this old wooden plane at a market for 3 Euros, but I had stored it away and never looked at it until today. I gave the body a light cleaning and oiling, flattened the sole and sharpened the blade. It has been knocked about a lot through its life and I decided to leave it as original as possible. It works really well and will get used a lot by me :)

-- 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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Pjonesy

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#1 posted 06-24-2017 09:01 PM

It is pleasing to see people still using these old hand tools. Keep up the good work.

-- Peter New Zealand

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TheWoodYogi

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#2 posted 06-24-2017 09:17 PM

Thank you Peter :) Your vehicles are stunning :)

-- 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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helluvawreck

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#3 posted 06-25-2017 01:33 PM

This plane turned out beautifully. Nice restoration!

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

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

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