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Forum topic by Kyle posted 02-23-2012 07:33 PM 1396 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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02-23-2012 07:33 PM

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I was just searching through for videos on some hand planes I’ve been considering buying and came across this video. I thought it was cool and saw it’s only been watched 112 times. I’m leaning towards Clifton planes but I also like Lie Nielsen planes too. Decisions Decisions… Does anyone have any Clifton planes that could help me decide?

-- Kyle

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#1 posted 02-23-2012 08:02 PM

That was awesome, thanks for posting.

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#2 posted 02-23-2012 08:13 PM

Great video! Thanks for finding that and posting it!

-- "hold fast to that which is good"

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#3 posted 02-23-2012 09:32 PM

Kyle, Fine Woodworking Magazine did a test on all the new hand planes and the Clifton’s and Lie Nielson planes finished at the top of the list in terms of quality.

I think they will both perform about the same so I don’t think you will loose by choosing one over the other.

-- Dan - "Collector of Hand Planes"

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