Hand Tools Archive

Subject:
Could be just that blade

Winston
It's definitely possible that it's the blade. I've had issues with that blade chipping in the past.

Now that I think of it, I do have another PM-V11 plane blade which I've been using for a few months, and I haven't noticed any chipping issues with it. I'll try that one out, but that means more time at the grinder to lower the bevel angle. :\

If it is indeed that one blade that's chippy, I wonder if/how I'd be able to convince Lee Valley to replace it.

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