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Posted on Stubborn gray marks left on maple

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#1 posted 01-25-2013 01:04 PM

First of all, what size plane and how was the blade sharpened? It looks like marks left behind from an improperly sharpened plane iron. If it is a smoothing plane, i.e. #4, 4 1/2, 5 etc the iron should have a slight camber to eliminate the ridges seen and felt.

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