“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 they’re cut, reducing tear out.
Holding pin – Holds the blade and chipbreaker in place.
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
Plane blade width 37mm, cutting width 33mm, Total length 70mm /
Base size: Total length 212mm, Width 51mm, Height 26mm
Item no. 1111075
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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