Just some planes restored #27: A Rapier Block

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Blog entry by Don W posted 10-18-2014 10:58 PM 2644 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I’m a bit behind on posting, but here is a Rapier block I tuned up. Thanks Poopiekat. It’s a much better built plane than I expected.

The blog is here with more photo's.

-- - Collecting is an investment in the past, and the future.

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#1 posted 10-18-2014 11:24 PM

Will have to remember the name if you say the casting is thicker…
that’s gotta be the best example of full-width shaving ever produced!
Nice job!

-- tr ...see one, do one, teach one...

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#2 posted 10-19-2014 12:58 PM


-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#3 posted 10-19-2014 05:14 PM

Always informative. Thanks Don.

-- ~Tony

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