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Forum topic by ric53 posted 01-24-2015 01:23 PM 740 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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ric53

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01-24-2015 01:23 PM

Topic tags/keywords: plane

Does anybody out there know where I can get a Krenov style radius plane. I want to make a coopered door cabinet. Or does anyone have a suggestion on how to deal with the inside of the door without one?

-- Ric, Mazomanie


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jdh122

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#1 posted 01-24-2015 01:51 PM

A spokeshave with a curved sole will work, although it will be a bit harder to control than a curved-bottom plane.

-- Jeremy, in the Acadian forests

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descolada

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#2 posted 01-24-2015 04:29 PM

I got my 113 compass plane on e-bay. There are often a lot of them out there, though they aren’t cheap. It’s by far the oldest tool in my collection and gets a fair bit of use. It looks like there is a wide selection now: http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?from=R40&trksid=m570.l1313&nkw=compass+plane&sacat=0

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#3 posted 01-25-2015 04:10 AM

Maybe a hock kit? Make two and send me one. :)

http://www.hocktools.com/PI.htm

-- Tom - Measure twice cut once. Then measure again. Curse. Fudge.

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#4 posted 01-25-2015 04:27 AM

Not hard to make one.

I think Lee Valley sells some small radius planes. It
will be slower going with a violin type plane but
it will work.

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#5 posted 01-25-2015 04:08 PM

Thanks guys

-- Ric, Mazomanie

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