Handplane Tune Up
Handplane tune up is post about Hand Tools bookmarked by gerald with ID 1699210730 was uploaded on 08-03-2019 and has been viewed 236,139 times.
Synopsis: Frustrated because the new handplane you bought doesn't give you the fine shavings you expected? David Charlesworth shares a trade secret—a new handplane should be treated more as a collection of parts than a finished piece.
Refining the fit of the frog, sole, throat, lever cap, and chipbreaker, and replacing the blade will soon have that $80 plane working like a $300 model.Learn how to get your handplane cutting cleanly and without chatter.
Also, learn to flatten the back and sharpen the tip of your handplane replacement blade using artificial Japanese waterstones...