Router Plane - Open or Closed Throat

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Forum topic by handystanley posted 11-29-2014 03:45 AM 1081 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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11-29-2014 03:45 AM

I am looking at purchasing a Lie Valley / Veritas Router Plane. The question that I have is should I get the open or closed throat?


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#1 posted 11-29-2014 10:02 AM

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#2 posted 11-29-2014 11:29 AM

The Lee Valley / Veritas router planes are all closed throat. When you want more visibility, you flip the blade holder around to the bullnose position.

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