Hands planes and there edges and micros

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Forum topic by tnwoodman posted 06-29-2014 12:26 AM 930 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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06-29-2014 12:26 AM

I am currently working on an old corrugated Bailey #4, and a new Stanley block plane. what should my desired edges be for said planes. #4 is currently taking a bath in Evapo-rust. Thank you ahead of time for all comments.

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#1 posted 06-29-2014 01:41 AM

flatten back of blade, grind to 30 degrees, hone as necessary. Strop often and make shavings.

-- Sawdust and shavings are therapeutic

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