Bench Plane Restoration Guide

Learn to restore your vintage bench plane. From the experience of woodworking master Bill Anderson, you will be able to identify and repair five common issues woodworkers encounter with their bench planes.

This Popular Woodworking Magazine article by Willard "Bill" Anderson will teach you how to identify five common problems with vintage wooden bench planes, and how to fix them.



What You Get:

  • Step-by-step photos
  • Advice on building
  • Helpful illustrations
printable (digital) pages of instructions

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