Choosing & Buying a Combination Plane for Woodworking

Choosing & Buying a Combination Plane for Woodworking

In part 1/3 Bill Anderson talks about what to look for when buying a vintage combination plane, like the Stanley 45 or 55. This excerpt comes from the 4.75 hour video “Choosing, Refurbishing, and Using Joinery Handplanes with Bill Anderson”, which you can download here:

✪ Part 1: ” Choosing & Buying a Combination Plane”
✪ Part 2: “Refurbishing Combination Planes” (coming soon)
✪ Part 3: “How to Use a Combination Plane” (coming soon)

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  1. José Angel Álvarez Fragoso on July 16, 2022 at 10:03 pm

    Está muy bueno el vídeo pero necesito la caja de cuchillas ojalá me puedan ayudar a conseguir.

  2. Tim Barry on July 16, 2022 at 10:20 pm

    Man, that plane is clean

  3. José Angel Álvarez Fragoso on July 16, 2022 at 10:25 pm

    En español plis

  4. william nye on July 16, 2022 at 10:26 pm

    I’ve got a couple of Stanley 50’s, and they work beautifully. The problem is trying to get cutters for them. When I can find them at all, they’re so expensive it’s just not worth buying them. And that’s a shame, because even though the 50 was basically a poor man’s 45, it could do almost anything the 45 and 55 could do. Guess I’ll just have to try to make my own cutters!

  5. Kent Costello on July 16, 2022 at 10:26 pm

    I always wanted to have one in my woodworking shop but when I see one in the antique store its missing parts or its trash bad and pricey $$$ I’ll get one soon I hope.

  6. Bill K. on July 16, 2022 at 10:31 pm

    Very informative. Thanks Bill.

  7. Triune Blades on July 16, 2022 at 10:40 pm

    Who make that tiny bow saw you had behind you to YOUR left. It’s super tiny. I love it. I just don’t know it’s practicality.

  8. Andrew McGillivray on July 16, 2022 at 10:40 pm

    thanks for your video! i have a record 405 as well as a stanley 45 and 55. in the past i just „collected“ them, i didn‘t use them. That will change soon, in my new shop i intend to learn a lot about these complicated looking planes and put them to use. your video provided some insight. well done!

  9. A T H Mostafa on July 16, 2022 at 10:43 pm

    Nice , good to see other 2 episodes soon 🤔 . thanks 😊