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Derek Cohen

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#1 posted 09-03-2015 11:08 AM

Gregor, the effort to push comes from either a dull blade or a high cutting angle, both creating resistance. I do use candle wax on my soles, and add a squiggle along the entire length of the plane. This does not transfer affect the finish.

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