This is a small fixed-mouth Hong Kong style polishing hand plane has its blade bedded at approximately 60° to minimize tear-out.
The wedged HSS blade is 30 mm wide and hardened to RC62-64 and the mouth has a brass insert for improved wear. Blade adjustment is done using light mallet taps to set angle and projection.
The Shungee rosewood body is 127 mm long, similar to a small block plane in dimension and can be used on a push or pull stroke.
A well-made, hand crafted plane, it is an excellent choice for working in tight spaces and can be used with handle in or out.
Precision ground with lightly finished bubinga handles and solid weight, this is a beautifully crafted specialty plane that will look great in any collection for years to come. The Luban brand is manufactured...