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Posted on Bevel Up vs. Bevel Down - Why buy a bevel down plane anymore?

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#1 posted 06-22-2010 04:33 PM

One advantage that occurred to me last night while I was planing, with a standard bailey bevel down design is that you can adjust them while they are actually in use. The depth wheel can be run fore or aft in the middle of a cut as can the lateral adjuster. I’m not aware of any bevel ups that have adjusters that would allow that.

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