Know your tools; planes circa 1912

A reference for understanding woodworking planes.

PlanePartsMuch thought has gone into the evolution of the modern Stanley plane.

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About George Crawford

archaeologist, archer, primitive technologist, and wannabee fiddler...mostly
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One Response to Know your tools; planes circa 1912

  1. Interesting. I have a fair collection of the Stanley types, and they do work well. No better than the ones that have only 3 parts, however. I would love to know how long it took to fully evolve the standard wooden smooth plane.

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