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Forum topic by Ben posted 01-29-2010 05:35 AM 2493 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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01-29-2010 05:35 AM

Topic tags/keywords: plane

I was searching EBay looking for some good tools when I ran across a Japanese style smoothing plane (or so I thought). I ended up as the only bidder so got the plane for $20. When I got it in the mail, it turned out to be a miniature version of what I thought I bought. Of course, had I actually read the description: “Japanese FUJIHISA MAME-KANNA Flat Plane 18mm, Red Oak”, I would have realized that this was not a large plane. The 18 mm dimension apparently refers to the width of the blade.


So – what do I do with this new purchase? Does anyone have anything like this? What do you use it for?

Thanks for the input.


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#1 posted 01-29-2010 06:22 AM

smooth edges for glue joints etc?

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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