I bought an old Ohio Tool Jointer Plane for $30 on ebay and it needed restored and a new plane tote. I restored it all, repainted it, removed all the rust and then I needed a new tote. Well I had some maple scraps laying around, so I glued up 2 pieces, traced the old one and went to work...
A simple frame saw.
you can do that!
A jig and a restore for plane handles (totes).
The post is pictures from the blog:
1. Handle in the jig.
2. The new plane handle, more proud, sexier I think.
3. Work in progress.
4. Me making a big mess -...
Plane handle repair and a jig to make the fix
Plane handle repair.
and a jig to make the fix.
In this blog I will show how I repair a Stanley type handle that is broken or with a missing piece, and how to make a jig to hold it together while it's being glued.
I think I better show a before...