Plane Tip


Keep an old candle on your bench when planing. Rub it on the sole of the plane and you will find it much easier to push. It will not have any ill affects on your finish.

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1 Response to Plane Tip

  1. Edward says:

    I prefer canning wax. Its softer and is pure paraffin.

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