craftsmen who would like to become plane users, and plane collectors
all will find a wealth of how-to information, backed with more than
500 images in this definitive guide to hand planes.
The use of hand
planes results in a quieter, cleaner wood shop, and matches the
efficiencies of power tools for many of the processes involved in
making wood furniture. In addition to covering nearly ten types
of planes, this book also divulges some shop secrets to making your
own plane, restoring antique planes, and troubleshooting your planes.