This finely crafted low angle block plane is designed for planing end grain with the lower 12 degree cutting angle allowing the blade to shear end-grain fibers more effectively.
The Luban Low Angle Block plane is moulded to fit comfortably in the palm of the hand 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
- Material of lever cap: Stainless steel or Bronze
- Cutting edge: Honed to 25 degrees
- Angle of blade to sole: 12 degrees
- Weight: 800g
- 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.