Chisel Plane

Wood: Lignum Vitae with Ebony knob.
Length: 227 mm
Blade width: 38mm
Cutting angle: 40°

A Chisel Plane is not meant to function as an ordinary plane because it has no support ahead of the blade. However, as a clean-up tool, with the blade set flush with the sole, this plane excels at removing glue, trimming plugs and dovetails flush or cleaning the very corners of rabbets.