Krenov Plane

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Project by Stephen M. Skillins posted 01-22-2012 04:46 AM 1509 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Made of Rock Maple. Rosewood wedge, Ebony pins, brass plate on back for tapping with mallet to adjust blade depth.

-- Steve Skillins, Danvers MA

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#1 posted 01-22-2012 05:13 AM

Good Job Steve ,a cool looking plane.

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#2 posted 01-22-2012 05:20 AM

I’m envious sir; this is a bucket list item for most wood workers. Congratulations on a job well done.

-- Head to the shop its calling you – Todd

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#3 posted 01-22-2012 05:29 AM

Looking good. I like the idea of a striking plate on the back.

-- Bryan

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#4 posted 01-22-2012 05:57 AM

Very nice plane. They’re as much fun to make as they are to use.

Looks like a Hock iron. Good choice!

-- There is nothing in the world more dangerous, than a woodworker who knows how to read a micrometer...

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#5 posted 01-22-2012 03:09 PM

Hock never fails! Thankyou everyone

-- Steve Skillins, Danvers MA

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#6 posted 01-22-2012 03:30 PM

That’s a beautiful plane and a nice job. Congratulations.


-- 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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#7 posted 01-23-2012 04:30 AM

Gorgeous plane. I really like the stike plate on the back. Wonderful idea!
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