Weekend Project A Plow Plane Is Not That Hard To Use Especially If You Know A Few Tricks This Fun Jewelry Project Is The Perfect Project To Get Some Practice
Weekend project a plow plane is not that hard to use especially if you know a few tricks this fun jewelry project is the perfect project to get some practice is post about Magazine bookmarked by terrence with ID 12523140 was uploaded on 17-01-2019 and has been viewed 321,066 times.
Make a Set of Inlaid Earrings Photos by Charles Mak Hand-tool projects can be intimidating for beginners, but these inlaid earrings are suitable for all skill levels.For the beginners who have never used a plow plane before, you'll find practical tips in this article on how to get started.
Let's begin some silent woodworking.Hand Tools & SuppliesYou'll need a plow plane with a cutter the same width as the inlay banding(3/16" for the project featured here), assorted rasps and files, a coping saw, a thin-kerf saw, a pin vise or drill, and a pair of pliers.
On the supplies sides, gather a piece of hardwood (about 9/16 x 1 x 12"), two inlay strips (3/16 x 12"), earring wire and hooks, CA glue, and the finish of your choice.Earring wire can be purchased at most craft stores, and even some dollar stores.
Earring designsThe first step is to develop some designs for the earrings or bracelets.You can put your designs on paper and transfer them to the wood using graphite paper or create your designs as plastic templates for reuse.
Grooving tool - the plow planeThe plow plane is the hand-tool version of a power router used to make grooves.You'll...