Asahi Koyama Block Plane Review By: I.Ball
Category: Specialist Planes
Plane Type: Wooden - Block
Model No: koyama
The Asahi Japanese Koyama Block Plane also referred to as the Asahi
Japanese Koyama Handy Plane is a small Japanese plane which is ideal
for block plane and small smoothing work.
The plane is made from Oak and is fitted with a laminated blade.
The Japanese Koyama Block Plane is made in two sizes:
- L: 150mm (6"), W: 42mm
- L: 180mm (7 1/4"), W: 42mm
The product code usually associated with these planes are MW1 and MW2.
Usually there is no manufacturer packaging with this plane.
* Important: please refer to the 'disclaimer' at the foot of this review.
* Wearing safety clothing and eye protection is usually a good idea to help protect against injury.
- This tool has sharp parts, take suitable precautions when using/handling/storing
the tool to prevent injury.
- Failure to loosen parts when making adjustments can result in damage to the tool. Never force a part to move.
- Overtightening parts can cause damage to the tool.
<2015 - Today
Asahi Koyama Plane
Japanese Block Plane
Japanese Wooden Block Plane
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