1st try at making a wooden hand plane

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Project by chickenguru posted 605 days ago 1144 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I just had taken a course at Lee Valley on how to make a Krenov hand plane. The course was great and the plane works well until not knowing how to adjust the blade very well yet the blade fell out and hit the concrete floor. Guess ill have to get some foam squares for the floor.

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Don W

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#1 posted 605 days ago

Yea, you’ll need to sharpen that again. The plane looks great though.

-- Master hand plane hoarder. -

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#2 posted 605 days ago

Doesn’t look like a first attempt to me! Get that blade fixed and let’s see some shavings! A Krenov plane (or three) is on my list after being given one for Christmas two years ago.

-- Semper fi, Brad

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#3 posted 605 days ago

Nice job, sorry about the drop. We have all been there. look fwd to seeing more.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#4 posted 445 days ago

Looks awesome!

-- Liggy, at

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