Blackwood microsmoother

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Project by Dalbergian posted 08-29-2009 04:58 PM 1887 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Tiny smoothing plane made from Blackwood,Pink Ivory,beef bone & Osage Orange with sterling silver locating pins for the side panels.2mm thick 14mm wide O-1 tool steel iron bedded at 40 degrees.Bone crosspin with silver endcaps.

For my non-UK LJ’s that coin is 22mm in diameter.

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#1 posted 08-29-2009 05:11 PM

Goodness this is tiny! That coin is about the size of our US nickle. This is beautiful. What do you use it for? What type of projects?

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#2 posted 08-31-2009 04:54 AM

Thats cool looks great whatever 22mm is.


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#3 posted 08-31-2009 05:23 AM

Really nice looking plane.

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#4 posted 08-31-2009 05:44 AM

The Blackwood plane is great. I love the decorative look to the silver pins and the inlay in the Pink Ivory.

Jim 25 MM is about 1 inch.

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#5 posted 11-08-2009 03:02 AM

i like this nice for edges.

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