This finely crafted block plane is designed for general purpose soothing and shaping, paring end grain, cleaning up components by removing thin shavings in order to make a component fit within tight tolerances, chamfering and cleaning up glue lines.
The Luban Block plane sits firmly in the palm and is a delight to use.
The Luban brand is manufactured by the Qiangsheng Tool Co., sometimes spelt Quangsheng who are well known for producing high quality tools.
Minimal final honing is required prior to use.
Body material: Iron
Blade steel: T10
Hardness of blade: 59-63
Cutting edge: Honed to 25 degrees
Angle of blade to sole: 20 degrees
Size: 160mm L * 45mm W * 63mm H
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.