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Forum topic by 12strings posted 10-07-2013 12:27 AM 811 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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12strings

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10-07-2013 12:27 AM

If you were making a pair of wooden tongue & groove planes…would you make the grooving (simple plow plane ) first and use it to plow the groove in the tongue cutting plane? Or is another method better?

-- I'm strictly hand-tool only...unless the power tool is faster and easier!


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Don W

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#1 posted 10-07-2013 10:16 PM

That makes sense. A t&g set plow is made to set the groove the same distance from the top of the board. So the tinge and groove always falls in the same place.

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