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“HONMAMON” Professional Flat Planes (Hira-Kanna) "ASUKA" white oak base Aogami 2 steel

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The Japanese plane or KANNA is a plane pulled towards the user rather than pushed in the manner of western style planes. The laminated steel and iron blade is stout compared to western planes. There a many different planes for all types of work.

 A Japanese plane consists of 4 main elements

Body - Wood base, usually white oak or red oak.

Blade – Laminated from two pieces of steel, the very hard edge is so brittle, so used thick and very soft iron to supported.

Adjustable Chipbreaker – a second blade that breaks the wood fibres after theyre cut, reducing tear out.

Holding pin – Holds the blade and chipbreaker in place.

Tsunesaburo Plane

Mr. Tsunemitsu Uozumi build up Tsunesaburo Plane Works Co., Ltd. In 1947. Plane blade maker studied under from his grandfather since he was a child and has mastered the secrets of process for making plane for 28years. Now, a third generation of the Tsunesaburo family, the second-generation owner Mr. Asao Uozumi according to the purpose of use utilizing both the traditional method and modern equipment. And keeping the new skill continues to third-generation owner Mr. Toru Uozumi.

Tsunesaburo is one of the most famous woodworking molding plane brands in Japan. The blade part is made of Aogami 2 Steel which is the high glade steel.

  • Used white oak wood of body base
  • Blade Material is used Aogami 2 steel
  • Made in Japan
  • A brand new, Price is including a kanna plane.
  • Handmade Japanese plane
  • Support visit factory services  

      36mm

      Plane blade width 37mm, cutting width 33mm, Total length 70mm /

      Base size: Total length 212mm, Width 51mm, Height 26mm

      Item no. 1111075

      42mm

      Plane blade width 42mm, cutting width 38mm, Total length 73mm /

      Base size: Total length 213mm, Width 57mm, Height 27mm

      Item no. 1111076

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