|Forum topic by 12strings||posted 02-20-2013 04:56 PM||1698 views||0 times favorited||4 replies|
02-20-2013 04:56 PM
So, the shop-made planes thread has inspired me to make a wooden smoothing plane…
But I want some advice on which style is more comfortable for use. Some have a farily square, or coffin shape:
While others have a more sloped back, like the Krenov-style planes:
I’d like to hear from those who have tried both, and which is better, and why?
-- I'm strictly hand-tool only...unless the power tool is faster and easier!