HNT Smoothing Plane A55
A55 Model - For adjustment, there is a fine thread screw with lateral movement (10th turn gives meaningful change in depth).
A Smoothing plane is used for the final smoothing of any timber surface which has been dressed by a planer, thicknesser or Jack Plane. Used correctly this plane will smooth any difficult timber surface leaving little or no sanding. Alternate use as a cabinet scraper simply by reversing the blade. A cabinet makers workhorse.
It has a 55 degrees blade angle for planing or 85 degrees for scraping (by reversing the blade). The mouth is protected by a brass rub plate. Knob and tote handle superbly shaped by Ross Burgess.
This A55 smoothing plane is 250mm long x 67mm wide x 38mm high. Weighs 1.2Kg and has a 50mm wide x 6mm thick x 97mm long Tool Steel blade hardened to Rc 62-64. Made from Gidgee.
All products are made to order and shipped to us at The Unplugged Woodshop. Once we receive your order we will ship it directly to you, delivery is about 3-4 weeks once the order is placed.