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One off the bucket list

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Project by CJay posted 03-04-2014 11:56 AM 2334 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Krenov style jointing plane in maple. It’s 600mm long with a 45mm wide Hock blade. The wedge is from black walnut and the cross pin is African blackwood.

I’ve got some wood and a blade to make a smoothing plane next. and having read Tom Fidgen’s The Unplugged Woodshop i quite look of the razee jack plane he has in that.

One off the bucket list, but at least two more added.

-- Chris Boreham, Oxfordshire, UK - http://www.chrisboreham.co.uk - http://throughwoodeneyes.tumblr.com/





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Ken90712

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#1 posted 03-04-2014 12:01 PM

What a great looking plane, looks great….

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

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steve_in_ohio

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#2 posted 03-04-2014 12:38 PM

that is awesome, great work

-- steve, simple and effective woodworking---etsy.com/shop/SussmanWoodworking--

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nailbanger2

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#3 posted 03-04-2014 12:42 PM

That looks like it should be in a shop at the Indy 500 infield. Beautiful.

-- Wish I were Norm's Nephew

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489tad

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#4 posted 03-04-2014 12:54 PM

Great looking plane. You chose beautiful wood combinations.

-- Dan, Naperville IL, I.G.N.

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Andre

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#5 posted 03-04-2014 03:05 PM

Looks good, but no shavings?

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

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mafe

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#6 posted 03-04-2014 03:51 PM

Beautiful plane. really love it in every way..
Is the wedge turning right direction… Looks like you rounded it on the back, might crack when you knock with a hammer. (One of mine did) – lol).

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

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Wolfdaddy

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#7 posted 03-04-2014 09:07 PM

That is elegant. Excellent work.

-- "MOM! I think there's something under our house! I'm gonna need a jackhammer, a fish bowl, some air tanks, and maybe a few pipes."

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doordude

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#8 posted 03-05-2014 03:51 AM

beautiful work and combination of wood choice! great job

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CJay

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#9 posted 03-05-2014 08:37 AM

Thanks everyone.

rad457 – no photos of shavings, please rest assured, it works.

Mafe – I may well have made the wedge wrong. Time will tell, at least it not too much effort to make a new wedge if needed.

-- Chris Boreham, Oxfordshire, UK - http://www.chrisboreham.co.uk - http://throughwoodeneyes.tumblr.com/

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madts

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#10 posted 03-05-2014 09:41 PM

Very nice plane. Well done.

-- Thor and Odin are still the greatest of Gods.

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mafe

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#11 posted 03-05-2014 09:59 PM

Smile. I think you just need to flip it.
Once again, what a beauty!

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

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DocSavage45

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#12 posted 03-26-2014 11:49 PM

Late to your project party, Lke it. Nice lines!

-- Cau Haus Designs, Thomas J. Tieffenbacher

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