Luban #60-½ Low Angle Block Plane, Bronze Lever Cap
The Luban #60-½ Low Angle Block Plane is a really useful tool. Block Planes are always amongst the first woodworking bench tools that people invest in and they are a have-to-have in the basic toolkit for most types of woodworking.
With it's fully adjustable mouth, when finely set, this Block Plane is capable of easily dealing with end grain and tear-out problems.
Block Planes are used for chamfering waste to eliminate breakout, tidying up the ends of boards after cutting to length, and fixing any slight inaccuracies from the earlier stages of production.Their short sole makes them ideal for tidying up little patches of tear-out and their relatively light weight means that after a while you almost use them without thinking.
- Bronze Cap and Brass Fttings.
- T10 Tool Steel Blade hardened to RC60-63.
- Sole Dimensions 165mm x 44mm
- Bedding angle 12º
- Primary bevel 25º
- Supplied as standard with 25º Blade.
T10 Steel, also known as Tool Steel or High Speed Steel is the Chinese designation for an alloy made of Carbon steel and Tungsten (W1 in the United States of America). The alloy contains a higher tenor of Carbon compared to other Carbon Steels (about 1%) and a small fraction of silicon (0.35%).
Luban Hand Tools come with a 5 year Guarantee to be free of manufacturing defects - a new item will be supplied or the faulty component will be replaced in the event of a manufacturing defect at no charge.
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