Plane No 2 – Japanese Kikai Shakuri Kanna (Machine Plow Plane)

As I stated in my previous post Plane No 1- G. Steadman and Sons Plough Plane - my intended purpose of buying previously owned tools is to use them and not just add them to a collection of tools in the shop.  So to continue that thread - the 2nd plane that I will review is a… Continue reading Plane No 2 – Japanese Kikai Shakuri Kanna (Machine Plow Plane)

Plane No 1 – G. Steadman and Sons Plough Plane

I was asking myself the other day why I collect antique or previously owned woodworking planes if you don't plan on using them?    Some folks buy them as investments and after seeing the prices for English and Scottish manufactured infill planes, who can blame them.  But I want to use mine, so I decided… Continue reading Plane No 1 – G. Steadman and Sons Plough Plane