The Jack Plane EKO is made as an economic wooden plane (economic alternative to the Jack Plane), the body, sole and foot are made of solid beech. The Jack Plane has a blade with a chip breaker and is used for fine smoothening or finishing surfaces.
The bed angle is 45 degrees. The chip breaker breaks chips from the planed material and removes them away from the planed surface. The plane is used for the smoothing of soft wood whereas for the finishing of hard wood, the Smoothing Plane is used (the blade with the chip breaker of the Jack Plane is inserted at a steep angle to the planed material).
We supply variant E with blade EKO, variant E/S with blade STANDARD.