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Posted on handplane tote crack - 'not dead yet'

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BlasterStumps

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#1 posted 05-19-2019 05:04 PM

Unless it is just holding by a small fraction of the wood, I just superglue the crack. The crack in the tote in the OP’s pic is more on the leading side of the tote, I would guess it has been there almost since the tote was made. If I were to question the strength, I would blow it out with an air gun and add some superglue, clean off any excess and clamp it in the woodworking vise until dry. Just my 2 Cents.

-- "I build for function first, looks second. Most times I never get around to looks." - Mike, western Colorado


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