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Object Name Plane, Grooving
Catalog Number 1993.8.396
Maker Adkins, F.
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Beechwood; steel
Dimensions H-6.5 W-1.25 D-9.5 inches
Description This grooving plane has a beechwood stock with a shoulder on the left. The top and heel edges are chamfered. There is a left hand fence on the bottom and a steel plate with curved shavings aperature secured by hand slotted screws through side. There is a narrow steel blade with standard wedge.
Notes Used to cut a groove as part of a tongue and groove joint. Collected by the donor from antique stores, barns, etc. in southern Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky over the last thirty years.
Collection George Underhill Collection
People Adkins, F.
Subjects Woodworking
Wood work
Wood working
Search Terms Wood work
wood carving
wood turning
Wood work
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS