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219768 James Thompson <oldmillrat@m...> 2011‑07‑24 Re: Razor blades and planing
Yes, I also have one of those. I haven't been able to find any double edge razor
 blades so I can try it though. Are there still double edge blades being made?

On Jul 24, 2011, at 12:28 AM, John Junkroski wrote:

> On Jul 20, 2011, at 11:00 AM, Bill Taggert wrote:
>> I don't know anyone who would advocate
>> trying to plane a board with a razor blade. 
> > I'm almost sure that somewhere in my coll..... barn/shop/rural slum there is
 a tiny plane, commercially made, painted bright red if memory serves, which I f
ound at a farm/yard/garage sale for a dime.
> It appears to be designed to use a double-edge shaving blade. 
> Long live KIng Gillette .


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