The Veneer Smoothing Blade features a beveled Plexiglas blade that never scratches. The 9" handle is constructed of unfinished northern hard maple and the handle butt is beveled for pressing veneer edging. The Veneer Smoothing Blade is a great economical alternative to a veneer hammer.Technical Details:9" unfinished northern hard maple handleOverall length 10-1/2"Beveled handle buttPlexiglas blade 1/8" X 5"
A precision ground cast iron base (2-1/8" W x 6-1/2" L) ensures smooth and accurate planing. Frog and base are cast as one piece to greatly reduce chatter and make planing more effective and enjoyable. The iron is made from 1/8" steel for edge retention superior to most other planes. Also features Norris-style adjustment with lateral lock. Adjustable mouth reduces tear out. Hone the iron before use to achieve exceptionally fine shavings.Technical Details::Finely machined solid brass adjustment hardware.Plane iron is honed to an angle of 25° and is micro-adjustable to 30°.Iron is made from 1/8" steel for superior edge retention.Features Norris-style adjustment with lateral lock.Adjustable mouth reduces tear out.Finely machined solid brass adjustment hardware.Limited lifetime warranty.
A long time favorite for its rich color and excellent workability, Cherry continues to gain popularity for use in fine furniture and cabinets. The wood leaves the sawmill with a pinkish, rosy tone, and continues to darken over years to a deep, lustrous red. The narrow sapwood has a creamy color, similar to Hard Maple. Cherry is easily worked with hand tools and takes an excellent finish and polish. All boards are machined S4S, and are planed to 1/8", 1/4", 1/2" and 3/4" thicknesses, relieving your planer of excess work. Thin boards are well-suited for edging, veneering, marquetry, sides for decorative boxes, bending stock and bent laminations, while the thicker boards are ideal for furniture, paneling, cabinet doors, mouldings, drawer sides, fine jewelry boxes and whatever else your imagination can dream up!Distribution: As many as five varieties of Black cherry are reported to thrive throughout North America.Tree: Attains heights of about 100 feet (30 m) Average tree grows to about 80 feet (24 m) in height, and produces a tall trunk, about 24 inches (60 cm) in diameter. Cherry trees are usually large enough to harvest after 35 to 40 years. Full height is attained in about 100 years.Light & Air-Induced Changes: Black cherry is very sensitive to UV light, which causes it to darken over time. UV light inhibitors in coatings can be used to prevent color change.Grain: Fine grain. Material with dark wavy streaks are frequent. Quartersawn lumber has a shimmery appearance.Texture: Fine and uniform. The wood often has narrow brown pith flecks and small gum pockets.Luster: Rich and satiny. Odor: Emits a fruity aroma when cut.Steam Bending: Good. Often compared to Beech and Ash.
You won't need a hammer with this innovative spring tool that lets you center punch and drive finish nails with ease. Two Bit Snapper features hardened steel and ringed ends for sure grip.Spring tool features center punch and 2/32" nail set. Center punch lets you create indentations in the surface of numerous materials. Simply mark spot to be punched, place and press tip on mark, lift plunger and release. 2/32" nail set lets you drive finish nails below the surface of wood. Just drive finish nail to within 1/8" of surface, place and press cupped tip of setter over nail head, lift plunger and release. Nail set is best suited for #5 and #6 finish nails.