krenov style jointer plane

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Project by Jeff82780 posted 370 days ago 1681 views 7 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

So I had so much fun making a krenov smoother, I decided with the left over timber I had to make a jointer plane. This plane came out really good I am really happy with it. So far no problems with it. The plane measure 17” long and 2” wide. The plane is made of hard maple and the wedge and crosspin are made from walnut. thanks for looking!


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Don W

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#1 posted 370 days ago

Excellent Jeff. I love the wood choices.

-- Master hand plane hoarder. -

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#2 posted 370 days ago

Those shavings are about one millionth thick. Amazing performance! And beautiful.

(Smart and pretty!)

-- Bucket, any person that spends 10k on a bicycle is guaranteed to be a $@I almost started to like you. -bhog

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#3 posted 370 days ago

Very nice Jeff. I’d really like to make one of those my self. If you’ll pardon my ignorance…Where do you get the blade from?

-- Mark

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#4 posted 369 days ago

looks great and does the job. This goes on my favourite list.
Thanks for sharing.

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#5 posted 368 days ago

I gotta get me some of that “paper wood” you have there. I wanna plane me some “paper thin” shavings like that.

Maybe it’s the plane, ya think?

Very nice work, I’m drawn in by wooden / specialty planes.

I’ll probably make one sooner or later, this looks like a good place to start.

Keep ‘em comin’ man, I like the work!


-- dust control

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#6 posted 360 days ago

Nice job. I’ve been wanting to make a wooden hand plane for a while. Do you have any plans for this one?

-- Eric

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#7 posted 360 days ago

sorry no plans. the back ramp is set at 45 degrees and the front ramp is set at 62 degrees. make sure the back ramp is bigger than the front ramp. Also, you should do a google search on krenov hand planes. there should be a lot of info.

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#8 posted 360 days ago

Eric join us at the plane swap,

and the knowledge swap.

-- Master hand plane hoarder. -

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