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First Hand Plane

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Project by Tim Dorcas posted 2052 days ago 1435 views 3 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Lee Valley Tools puts on lots of different class. A couple of months ago I signed up for the Hand Plane class put on by Doug Haslam (I have taken all of the classes he puts on there and hope he comes up with more). I had my doubts that the end product would be any good but at a minimum I would learn more about how hand planes work.

While I’m not overly thrilled with how it looks, it works better than my Grotz plane (I have since upgraded to Veritas Planes.). If you use hand planes I would highly recommend making one.

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Bigbuck

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#1 posted 2052 days ago

Very nice

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mfike

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#2 posted 2052 days ago

Looks good to me. I really want to make one of those, but haven’t really found a plan for one I like/feel comfortablle to make.

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#3 posted 2051 days ago

Another fine looking plane.

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Callum Kendall

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#4 posted 2050 days ago

Great job!

Thanks for the post

Callum

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