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Inexpensive 50 Plans

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Category:Workshop Tools Hand Planes
Date added:2011-09-08
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Inexpensive 50 plansFree Inexpensive 50 plans - When finishing highly figured wood, I generally prefer panel surfaces to be planed and not sanded. There’s a crispness to a planed and scraped surface that brings out the best in the wood. My power jointer and thickness planer are indispensable, but they are risky when used to surface wood with swirled and twisted grain because even with sharp blades and slow feeds, they like to take a chunk occasionally...usually on my most important piece. Well-entrenched in woodworking lore are the heavy Norris and Spiers smoothers of a generation ago...the thick blades, hand-lapped soles and some with 50


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