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Forum topic by ArtRafael posted 01-11-2014 02:08 AM 1234 views 0 times favorited 33 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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01-11-2014 02:08 AM

I completed this plane recently. Ralph


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#1 posted 01-11-2014 02:12 AM

Amazing

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#2 posted 01-11-2014 02:23 AM

Wow, that is extraordinary.

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#3 posted 01-11-2014 02:52 AM

Here are Three Miniature genuine Dovetail Infill planes. Ralph

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#4 posted 01-11-2014 03:01 AM

Do you have videos? Youtube maybe?

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#5 posted 01-11-2014 03:13 AM

Beautiful and incredible detail.

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#6 posted 01-11-2014 03:13 AM

Hi DKV.

Yes I have posted videos on Yuotube under ” miniature tools by art rafael ” .

Ralph

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#7 posted 01-11-2014 03:33 AM

Beautifully detailed work…Looks perfect for luthier work…...Thanks for posting, Ralph….....Wes

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#8 posted 01-11-2014 03:34 AM

Ralph, I have seen every one of those. It would great to actually see you make one.

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#9 posted 01-11-2014 03:50 AM

See a build process I posted some time ago . ” Miniature Scraper Plane – build process ” . Start at post #1

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#10 posted 01-11-2014 04:16 AM

Ralph, just read through the thread. You are amazing…

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#11 posted 01-11-2014 04:47 AM

Thanks DKV. I appreciate your thoughts. Ralph

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#12 posted 01-11-2014 01:54 PM

Ralph, you just keep amazing me (all of us I think) !
That’s very fine work Sir .

-- Glen, Vernon B.C. Canada

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#13 posted 01-11-2014 04:24 PM

Thanks Glen.

Here’s a nice little scrub plane made of brass with Ebony tote & knob. Ralph

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#14 posted 01-11-2014 04:41 PM

I am not much of a hand tool person, but I am totally impressed with your work on these.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#15 posted 01-11-2014 05:05 PM

Incredible. I especially love the dovetailed infills.

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