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Tuning and Using a Japanese Plane

Date : 1/25/201/26/20

Ticket Price : $100.00 – $375.00

$375.00 (Includes all Materials except the Plane)

$100.00 Deposit (Balance due 30 days before class)

In this two day class we will reveal some of the secrets to tuning up a Japanese Hand Plane (Kanna) We will start with conditioning the Body of the Plane (DAI) to stabilize movement. Proper sharpening and grinding of the blade and chip breaker will be discussed and demonstrated. Custom fitting the blade to the Dai and conditioning the sole. We will also demystified the angle setting to allow for the shavings to come shooting out the front of the Kanna which gives the ultimate smoothness and finish on the wood.

Details

Start:
1/25/20
End:
1/26/20
Cost:
$100.00 – $375.00
Class Category:

Instructor

William Ng

Other

Maximum Class Size
10
Recommended Tools
Eye Protection (Mandatory), Dust & Hearing Protection, Chisels, Card Scrapers, Sharpening Stones, Planemaker's Floats, Marking Knife, Rasps
Skill Level
Beginner
Hours
9AM - 5PM
Dates
January 25 -26, 2020

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6 people are attending Tuning and Using a Japanese Plane

  • Steven Healy
  • George Choriatis
  • TRANG NGUYEN

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