Rabbet Planes Are Real Shop Workhorses
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Synopsis: From cutting and fitting rabbets and dadoes to making final adjustments to tenons, rabbet planes have no equal, writes Garrett Hack.There are dozens of types, but they all share one characteristic: the iron is flush with the plane body on one or both sides.
Hack details their history, lists his favorites, and talks about two basic planes for all-around work.He explains how different planes work well for different tasks: bench rabbet planes do large-scale work, rabbeting block planes are suited to small work, side rabbet planes adjust groove widths, and shoulder planes are precision rabbet planes.
Then he explains how to tune a rabbet plane...