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Forum topic by Ray posted 290 days ago 441 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Ray

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290 days ago

I just finished derusting my newly aquired 605 1/2 plane. Looks much better than I hoped. On to the tote, I started to wipe off the big chucks for an inspection. It broke it half. I looks like a clean break with no previously applied glue or intrusion of dirt.

Recommendations for adhesive? Specific techniques?

Edit: If the wood type is a factor, the plane is a type 7.
Thanks

-- Creating less fire wood every day


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WayneC

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#1 posted 290 days ago

Epoxy or Gorilla glue. I normally clamp up in a wooden hand screw clamp.

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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WayneC

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#2 posted 290 days ago

Oh and photos of the plane please. :)

-- We must guard our enthusiasm as we would our life - James Krenov

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Ray

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#3 posted 290 days ago

Thanks. I will post b4 and after when I am done.

-- Creating less fire wood every day

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Tugboater78

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#4 posted 290 days ago

I did just as Wayne said with gorilla glue

-- Justin - the tugboat woodworker - " nothing changed me like the first shnick from a well sharpened, decent hand plane"

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Don W

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#5 posted 289 days ago

I typically use epoxy. I drill some holes to help it grab.

-- Master hand plane hoarder. - http://timetestedtools.com

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