LumberJocks

Reply by Brandon

  • Advertise with us

Posted on Short Scrub vs. longer Jack/Fore?

View Brandon's profile

Brandon

4138 posts in 1610 days


#1 posted 12-11-2012 12:54 AM

You have just converted your jack plane to a- – – – – – – – – ta-da, a jack plane. Congratu-freaking-lations.

Wow. Easy, buddy.

I would like to note that metal-bodied jack planes are definitely not built as scrub planes in the last century or so. The mouth opening isn’t nearly as big, even though most jacks are supposed to be able to remove stock quickly. To make a jack plane perform like a scrub plane, usually takes some adjustments.

-- "hold fast to that which is good"


DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase