Wednesday, November 01, 2006


Hi Folks
Had a parcel arrive recently with some goodies. They are gunmetal plane castings. I bought a thumb plane, mitre plane and coffin smoother (Norris style). So you can tell what I've been doing.......
I've started work on the thumb plane to get me "into" it. The mill machine has seen some serious work and things are coming along well.
I'll post more pics as the plane progresses.
Cheers, Phil


Alf said...

Tsk. Another woodworker lost to the cause... ;)

Anonymous said...

Could you tell us the source for the casting? Cool project.

Philly said...

Fear not-haven't sold the tablesaw off yet......;)
The castings came from Bristol Designs-sadly they don't have a website.

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