HNT Jointer Plane A55
A55 Model - For adjustment, there is a fine thread screw with lateral movement (10th turn gives meaningful change in depth).
This Jointer plane has a mechanically adjustable blade at 55 degrees (A55), optimised for hard, cranky woods. Alternate use as a cabinet scraper by reversing the blade. Used for planing long boards and jointing boards.
Used for final smoothing of any long 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. A cabinet makers work horse.
It has a 55 degrees blade angle for planning or 85 degrees for scraping. The mouth is protected by a brass rub plate. Knob and tote handle superbly shaped by Ross Burgess.
A55 Jointer planes are available from 610mm long up to 685mm long x 70mm wide X 48mm high. Please specify under "Special Instructions" at checkout, the length you want as they can be made to suit. Weighs 3.5 Kg and has a 50mm wide x 6mm thick x 110mm 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.