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Project by joe40 posted 03-18-2011 07:52 AM 2470 views 4 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Made from an old smoother with a cracked mouth.
The blade is a card scraper on end.





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woodspyder

80 posts in 2382 days


#1 posted 03-18-2011 08:52 AM

Nice job on repurposing the old plane. How well does it work?

-- Measure three times, cut twice.

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steliart

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#2 posted 03-18-2011 09:56 AM

cool scraper plane

-- Stelios L.A. Stavrinides: - I am not so rich to buy cheap tools, but... necessity is the mother of inventions - http://www.steliart.com --

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racerglen

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#3 posted 03-18-2011 01:21 PM

Now that looks like a beauty !
And a nice save on the old plane..Hmm..think perchance I may have
to deal with the #4 I have with it’s cracks..
;-)

-- Glen, Vernon B.C. Canada

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Dennisgrosen

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#4 posted 03-18-2011 09:12 PM

great looking plane
thank´s for bringing it back to live :-)
how well does it work

take care
Dennis

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mafe

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#5 posted 03-18-2011 10:32 PM

So creative.
Best thoughts,
MaFe

-- Mad F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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joe40

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#6 posted 03-19-2011 06:36 AM

This plane works good. The blade seems to get dull quicker than usual, but a larger area is smoothed by that time.

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BTKS

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#7 posted 03-19-2011 10:31 AM

Absolutely cool.

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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tdv

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#8 posted 03-19-2011 11:59 AM

Wow what a great idea you need to do a blog on this with a bit more detail I’m sure there are plenty of damaged planes out the that could be salvaged & change the use to one of these.
Great job
Trevor

-- God created wood that we may create. Trevor East Yorkshire UK

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Dennisgrosen

10850 posts in 1868 days


#9 posted 03-19-2011 12:36 PM

well Joe you can´t get it all :-)

Dennis

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