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Forum topic by Loren posted 08-07-2017 04:18 PM 696 views 0 times favorited 8 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Loren

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08-07-2017 04:18 PM

I was poking around online and found this
plane for sale.

https://www.amazon.com/dp/B06XVRV2LT?psc=1


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#1 posted 08-07-2017 05:03 PM

Run away!!! LOL

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#2 posted 08-07-2017 06:33 PM

When I read plane for sale I thought it was something like this …. lol

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#3 posted 08-07-2017 06:48 PM

From the list of features:

“Humane designed handle will fit your hand to enjoy your long time job comfortably!”

Can’t argue with that.

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#4 posted 08-07-2017 07:20 PM

From an episode of “Pimp My Plane”?

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#5 posted 08-07-2017 07:24 PM

LONG soled Spokeshave? Pass….

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#6 posted 08-07-2017 10:30 PM

looks as if it was designed to be pulled rather than pushed.

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#7 posted 08-08-2017 02:17 AM

“Modern” version of one of these?

This one is a jack, though…

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#8 posted 08-08-2017 02:46 PM

That “pull design” is an old Asian (Chinese and Japanese) arrangement for planes that has been used for centuries. I would surmise this is a “made in China” item.

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