Handle Mod for Shooting plane

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Forum topic by wingate_52 posted 10-18-2011 11:50 AM 3176 views 2 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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10-18-2011 11:50 AM


Some pics of my new handle. Stops the thumb getting trapped, esp the students who use it.

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#1 posted 10-18-2011 12:48 PM

Pretty coll but we need a few more pics. ie, how it’s attached, etc.

-- ♫♪♪♫♫ Saddletramp, saddletramp, I'm as free as the breeze and I ride where I please, saddletramp ♪♪♪♫♪ ...... Bob W....NW Michigan (Traverse City area)

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#2 posted 10-18-2011 01:24 PM

And do I see some modifications to the rear tote on the plane?

-- Glen, B.C. Canada

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#3 posted 10-18-2011 01:58 PM

The block is a 5 part sandwich. A slot friction fits the side. 2 magnets give it a bit more grip.

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#4 posted 10-22-2011 07:41 PM

Looking good!
That seems to give a really good grip.

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I made this more ‘simple’ one for my old 62.

Best thoughts,

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#5 posted 10-23-2011 05:08 AM

I like it.

-- -Sam - FL- "A man who carries a cat by the tail learns somthing he can in no other way" -Mark Twain

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